The Admiral Byrd Regatta - July 19-21, 2019


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 19-21, 2019.  This year, we are proud to continue the tradition of sailing excellence on the Choptank River. 




Schedule of Events 



Friday July 19 - 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 20 - Race Day

  • Multiple one-design races
  • 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 21 - Distance 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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