BAMA EVENTS

SSS 3 Bridge Fiasco SH/DH

Central Bay

An annual favorite in the bay, the SSS Three Bridge Fiasco is the biggest yacht race in the US west of the Mississippi River, with 300+ boats every year.  The race is a pursuit race (slowest boats start first), starts and finishes on the city front at the Golden Gate Yacht Club, and the course…

SSS Corinthian Race SH/DH

Central Bay

The SSS Corinthian starts and finishes at the Corinthian Yacht Club in Tiburon, and features a course going past Alcatraz to the Blossom Rock buoy, up the cityfront to Alcatraz, down to Southampton Shoal, and then back to Tiburon via Harding Rock.  In addition to what are often challenging starts and finishes, the race involves…

SSS Round the Rocks SH/DH

Central Bay

One of the bigger races in the bay, with 100+ entrants, the SSS Round the Rocks race is a bay tour race going around some of the prominent "Rocks" in the bay.  From a start on the Berkeley Circle, the race goes around Alcatraz, Harding Rock, the Brothers and Red Rock to a finish by…

BYC Big Windward/Leeward

Central Bay

New for 2023, the Big Windward Leeward starts and finishes outside the Berkeley Yacht Club breakwater, and has racers rounding one buoy--Point Bonita Light- making it the longest windward leeward race in the central bay.

RYC Great Pumpkin Pursuit Race

Central Bay

Starting near Southampton shoal, the Great Pumpkin Pursuit Race has racers rounding Angel Island and Alcatraz, in either direction, and finishing near the Richmond Harbor entrance. A well attended, fun race to round out the racing season