Fellow M242 Enthusiasts, This past week we had our annual Meeting and Annual Skipper/Crew party and some surprising and not so surprising things happened. I heard that the food at Jamaica Bay was excellent and those who came had a Learn more

New Fleet Members Tear Up the Race Course! – 6/7/2016

After honing their skills during Cal Race Week racers Kieran Shocklee, thirteen years old, skippering Atomic Monkey, win his first M242 race and Jeff Butterworth in his first season skippering Harumi, taking third place. There is a photo of Kieran with Karen Stirling, Learn more

Countdown to M242 Pacific Coast Champs/Cal Race Week.

Just a few days until our Pacific Coast Championships, also known as Cal Race Week, June 4Th & 5th and we have SIXTEEN M242’S registered. The plan is for every boat to be running http://raceqs.com with live broadcast enabled so that our Learn more

2017 North American Championships

2017 North American Championships at CYC have been set:  Registration is on Aug 31, Racing will be September 1st, 2nd & 3rd – alert your crew and mark the calendar! Learn more

Cal Race Week

Cal Race Week – At the present moment we have the largest fleet registered for CRW at eight boats.  Dean, Wombat, Rosa, Atomic Monkey,  Trollycar, All In, Velerito, and Blarney are registered.  Does that get us double hats?  IDK.   I Learn more

Sunset Series Update

Sunset Series, We are going strong, for the last two Sunset Races in MDR we had 11 boats registered.  OK, so on race #2 the wind was so weak and unpredictable that only nine boats made it to the start Learn more

Match Racing

Match Racing Clinic April 24 – California Yacht Club ran a fantastic match racing clinic, sponsored by California Yacht Club.  Lead by Doug McClean who crews with Dave Perry, Five Time US Matching Racing Champion and organized by Tim Clarke, the Learn more

HARRIS REGATTA Recap Saturday, April 9, 2016

Going into the weekend the forecast was bleak, rain, drizzle, possible thundershowers, Aeolus and Poseidon were up to their tricks again.  Heading up the channel on a slow drizzly broad reach reminded some of us of sailing somewhere back East. Learn more

Les Storrs March 19th SCCYC

It was chilly Saturday Morning March 19th but that didn’t stop six Martin 242’s from getting out on the course a good 90 minutes before the first race. The tone of the day was set with a general recall on Learn more

Martin 242 Racing Clinic March 13, 2016

Under near perfect conditions ten Martin 242’s, including two CYC Keelboat Program Boats,  participated in a vigorous racing clinic lead by professional coaches, Erik Shampain and Walker Banks.  With our boats rigged and launched we started at 10:30am with a Learn more