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Kind of Blue SSS Corinthian Race
'Kind of blue' describes the Singlehanded Sailing Society's Corinthian Race held on Saturday. Not for sadness, but for the feeling of the semi-blue skies just before the rain and the mixed conditions of calm and wind throughout… Read on…

StFYC Spring One Design
The unsteady breeze kept all fleets alert as fresh crew shook off the cobwebs and fresh sets of sails took on their first tacks and douses… Read on…

StFYC Spring Dinghy
Conditions allowed for a full six-race regatta, showcasing tight competition in five fleets: Club 420s, Laser Radials, Laser Standards, 5o5s and WetasRead on…

Final Seaweed Soup Midwinter
The most interesting feature of the selected course was the reaching leg from Harding Rock across the face of Alcatraz. StFYC was holding their Spring Dinghy Regatta just northwest of Alcatraz, with their starting line parallel to… Read on…

Big Daddy Regatta
At Richmond Yacht Club's Big Daddy Regatta over the weekend the smiles on racers' faces reflected the good vibes and warm weather sailing that we are getting used to this winter… Read on…

Sail a Small Boat Day
We were afraid that it might rain on the parade. Not literally a parade, Sail a Small Boat Day is more of a cavalcade (again not literally) of
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Introducing myWeatherSpot.com
For sailors looking for a simple, accurate and very localized weather forecast, myWeatherSpot.com is fast becoming a favorite online destination. The data is the NOAA/NWS point forecast in a simpler-to-use interface. The site remembers your last location request. Selecting a spot on water can provide wind and wave forecasts. A spot on land provides data including the chance of precipitation. For localized comparisons, users may try selecting spots within a few miles of each other.

They're All Winners
It was another fabulous day on Sunday, March 1, on the Berkeley Circle. There was a light and almost steady wind from the northwest and sunshine with… Read on…

Corinthian Midwinters Photo Gallery

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Coming Up

The first ocean race of the season will be BAMA's Doublehanded Farallones on March 28. Will you be ready? The skippers meeting and deadline to register will be on Wednesday, March 25 at Oakland YC. A demonstration of VHF DSC with the Coast Guard will be included, so bring your handheld. See www.sfbama.org.

An opportunity to view the film Racing with Copepods is coming up on Saturday, March 28, at Bow Yoga in San Rafael. Twelve middle school youths take a race sailing course in which they study the fastest animals on earth: copepods. In the process they connect with the natural marine world and become advocates for its well-being. The film will begin at 16:00. This is a fundraiser for Sailing Education Adventures with suggested donation starting at $5. For more info and to RSVP Julie.

Awards be handed out for the SSS Corinthian Race at Oakland YC in Alameda on Wednesday, April 1, at 1930 hours. Even if you didn't place, be sure to pick up your shirts, applaud your competitors, and hear how the winners did it. The bar opens at 1900. See www.sfbaysss.org.

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