The Admiral Byrd Regatta - July 20-22, 2018


CYC is the oldest yacht club on the Eastern Shore, and our racing tradition continues this year with the return of the historic Admiral Byrd Regatta, July 20-22, 2018.  This is your chance to compete in the same waters that generations of legendary sailors have sought to master in this historic race.


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Schedule of Events 


Friday Team Race Sailing Instructions 


Saturday Admiral Byrd Regatta Sailing Instructions 


Notice of Race

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Official Race Page



Friday July 20 - Laser / Opti Races

  • Kids race Lasers and Optis
  • Adults enjoy music, food, and drinks in the Gazebo

 photo by Jill Jasuta

photo courtesy of Jill Jasuta

Saturday July 21 - Race Day

  • 2-6 short/medium distance races (CBYRA sanctioned events) 
  • Dinner and awards ceremony at CYC on Saturday evening
  • Contact us about entering your One-Design fleet!


Spinnakers on the Choptank

photo courtesy of Bill Burnette 


Sunday July 22 - Destination Race

  • Pursuit race from CYC to Oxford

 Race to Oxford

photo courtesy of Bill Burnette

More info: Tom Kranz or John Donegan at

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