2018 International 14 World Championships

August 12 - 25, 2018
Richmond Yacht Club Located in Point Richmond, California
on San Francisco Bay's Richmond Riviera
37° 54' 29" N Latitude, 122° 23' 00" W Longitude

Racing on San Francisco Bay

The Bay as we affectionally call it, is home to some of the best and most consistent racing anywhere. Numerous classes have held their National and World championship events here, even America's Cup 34.

Weather

Wind Speeds: 10-20 knots, gusts to 25 knots

Temperatures: 50 - 60 ºF 10 - 16 ºC on the water
50 - 75 ºF 10 - 24 ºC at RYC

Sea State: Wind driven chop, 1 - 3 feet, 0.3 - 1 meters

Current conditions at RYC

NOAA Weather Forecast

NOAA Current Tides & Currents

NOAA August 2018 Tides & Currents prediction

1997 Worlds at RYC

Were you here in 1997? Take a trip down memory lane!

Race Info

Location

San Francisco Bay Chart
Google Map of San Francisco Bay

Schedule of Races Add to calendar

Team Racing

Date Time
Sunday August 12 Sign in & measurement 10:00 – 16:00
Opening Ceremony & Reception 17:00
Monday August 13 Day One - Round Robin 11:30 warning
Tuesday August 14 Finals 11:30 warning
Awards Banquet 18:30

Individual Racing

Date Time
Monday August 13 Sign in & measurement 10:00 – 12:00
Tuesday August 14 Sign in & measurement 10:00 – 12:00
Wednesday August 15 Sign in & measurement 10:00 – 12:00
Opening Ceremony & Reception 17:00
Thursday August 16 Practice race 12:30 warning
Friday August 17 Race 1 12:30 warning
Saturday August 18 Race 2 12:30 warning
Sunday August 19 Race 3 12:30 warning
Monday August 20 Race 4 12:30 warning
Tuesday August 21 Reserve Day
Wednesday August 22 Race 5 12:30 warning
Thursday August 23 Race 6 12:30 warning
Friday August 24 Race 7 12:30 warning
Awards Banquet 18:30
Saturday August 25 Load containers 06:30 - 12:00

Notice of Race

Team Racing: Coming soon!
Individual Racing: Coming soon!

Things to see and do

San Francisco

Redwoods

Accomodations

Hosting

Richmond Yacht Club will be able to host a limited numbers of competitors at nearby members homes and boats on a first come first served basis. In past regattas we have been able to host almost everybody. More information coming.

RV Parking

There is room for a limited number of RVs in the west parking lot next to the containers. We can not accomodate tent camping. Contact the Harbor Master.

Boats

There may be room to tie up your big boat if you are interested in sailing to RYC for the event. Contact the Harbor Master.

Hotels

Coming soon

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