Wednesday Night Race at Oakland Yacht Club (in Alameda)

  • July 24, 2013 · 5:30 PM
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Wednesday night, we will race in the Oakland Yacht Club Sweet Sixteen Series race. This is a fun race in the Oakland Estuary - light wind, lots of tacking.  I need a couple of intermediate to experienced hands.

After the race, there is a dinner in the club - cheap burgers and beers.

We will meet at the boat on Dock Five at 5:30 p.m. and leave the dock by 6:00 p.m. The start / finish line is right out in front of the club, so we don't have to spend a lot of time getting there and getting back.

Several of my regular crew will be on board, so we only have a couple of open spots.  Sign up on the waiting list and I will inform you when you are selected.




















Please bring a sweater and a jacket for when it cools off.  Bring foul weather gear and a PFD if you have them (I have some extras), and wear non-marking soled shoes.

I have ginger ale and bottled water on board.

There is no "charge" for this event, but donations toward expenses are always appreciated (such as the $99.00 entrance fee) - There is a Greek fisherman's cap on the chart table for this purpose.

OK, let's go sailing and have some fun.

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  • Shah

    I will be there Chief..!

    July 23, 2013

  • Jonathan W.

    I'm out of town this week Mark and crew, but I would have loved to join this one!

    July 23, 2013

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