B.B.Y.C. members have many options throughout the year to enjoy the thrill of yacht racing.
Saturday Afternoon Racing on Botany Bay is full competition racing.
Summer and Winter series are held over an Olympic triangle course under Division 2 with a shortened course for Division 1 (Non-spinnaker).
Sprint Series - Windward / Leeward courses with 2 races per afternoon.
Fixed Mark Series - variable courses utilising marks adjacent to Navigation Marks.
Division 2 Summer races start at 1330 with Division 1 at 1335.
Division 2 Winter races start at 1300.
Twilight races are held during Daylight Savings on Kogarah Bay and Georges River over various courses and they are very popular. Although regarded as 'Social Racing' they can become very competitive. All starts and finishes are in front of the Club providing ample opportunity for comment from the 'armchair' sailors ashore as well as a spectacular view.
Racing starts at 1800 (6pm) October and March, then 1830 (6.30pm) for November to late February.
Winter Series are composed of 10 races that run on Saturdays from May to July.
Specials races currently on the club's calendar:
- Warm Up Race
- Commodore's Cup
- Ladies & Novice Skippers
- Australia Day Regatta
- Single & Double Handed Race
Races may be postponed due weather. Notice of cancellation will be displayed in the club on race day and on our Facebook page, whenever possible.
Come along and enjoy a great day sailing!