Sailing Race – August 24th 3-4:30

If we need to postpone because of bad weather, we will email everyone who has signed up in advance, and post the rain date on the SSCA Facebook page by 9:00 am on race day.

RACE RESULTS AND REFRESHMENTS:  4:30 pm at the SSCA Community Centre dock


WHERE: North of Frying Pan Island

The starting line will be the green channel marker immediately north of Frying Pan Island. We will set a marker near Running Island; sailors will go around the marker twice and return to the starting line. The course direction will be counter-clockwise.


FORMAT:  Very informal!



If you  need (or can provide) a tow for a small sailboat between the community centre and the starting line, please let us know and be at the Community Centre by 2:30 pm.  We will also organize tows back to the SSCA Community Centre at the end of the race.


Please email


Where does the race start and end?

The starting line (also the finish line is between the committee boat (anchored) and the green navigation marker.    You will sail west  across the line, around the yellow race marker, and back to the starting line.   Repeat (i.e. sail out to the marker and back, twice).

How do I know when to start?

You can cross the line when you hear a single whistle (or boat horn) and the last flag drops:

 Who has right of way?

If you are “P-O-W”, yield to the other boat: