Monhegan Regatta


Monhegan 2016 Artwork

Register today for the 82nd Annual Monhegan Island Races. A true overnight, out-and-back, race that features scenic sailing, wonderful sunsets and great parties.

This year’s event will be extra special for we are dedicating the race in the memory of PYC member Tim Hussey. Tim was a big supporter of the race and we are paying tribute to his many years of participation in the race. The Friday night dinner will be in honor of Tim with remarks by long time friend, Geoffrey Emanuel, a special event cocktail, crew & family photo opportunities, music and much more. We encourage members to attend and bring friends and family. The Friday event kicks off with 1830 cocktails followed by dinner. Event tickets can be purchased at Regattaman and the cost is $40.00 each including tax and service charge. Charges will be applied to member dining room minimum. Racing registration includes two tickets for the dinner. Additional dinner tickets are available for $20.00 each if purchased with registration.

Click here to register for the race.

Schedule of Events

Thursday, August 4
1800 Thursday Night Club race – All Monhegan racers are welcome.
During and following the races: Club BBQ

Friday, August 5
1200-1700 Skipper check in & pick up sailing instructions
1800-1830 Cocktails and music.
1830-1900 Cocktails, dinner and music

Saturday, August 6
1000 First warning gun

Sunday, August 7
0600-1200 Breakfast for all racers including those not finished before noon
1200-1400 Reception Party
1600 Awards Ceremony

Registration fee for all divisions $125.00.


Monhegan (Boats rating 93 and below)

Manana (Boats rating 94 and above)

Short Handed (Boats with 2 or fewer crew)


Cruising (Boats sailing under cruising canvas. No unstayed sails allowed)

Double Handed Cruising (boats crewed by two crew under cruising canvas)

We hope you can join us!