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 Posted On Friday, August 25, 2017
Consistency Proves King at the 2017 J/111 Worlds at St. Francis Yacht Club 
Despite forecasts for lighter-than-average wind on San Francisco Bay, Day Two of the J/111 Worlds, hosted by St. Francis Yacht Club in San Francisco, California, delivered fresh conditions that gathered as the day’s action unfurled.
 Posted On Monday, April 17, 2017
Excitement Builds for J/111 Worlds at St. Francis Yacht Club 
What happens when some of the world’s best keelboat sailors climb aboard high-performance One Design boats on a famously windy racecourse for a world-class regatta? In the case of the J/111 Worlds, the result will involve tightly contested starting lines, high-drama mark roundings and ample bow spray.
 Posted On Saturday, January 14, 2017
Sign up for Team Race 101, February 4-5 
It’s a new year, which means new opportunities for all of us to learn and sharpen our team racing skills! We want to start this team racing season off with a bang by offering a two-day Team Racing 101 event to get team racers of all levels ready for a busy year of scrimmages and regattas.
 Posted On Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Building Conditions at Day Two of the 2016 Alcatel J/70 Worlds Hosted by St. Francis Yacht Club 
San Francisco has a storied reputation as a world-class venue during the summer and early fall, and Day Two of the 2016 Alcatel J/70 Worlds, hosted by the St. Francis Yacht Club, did not disappoint.
 Posted On Thursday, August 11, 2016
St. Francis Yacht Club Announces Alcatel as Title Sponsor of J/70 Worlds 
St. Francis Yacht Club and the International J/70 Class are pleased to announce Alcatel as the title sponsor of the 2016 Alcatel J/70 Worlds, which will take place on San Francisco Bay from September 24 to October 1, 2016.
 Posted On Friday, June 10, 2016
Sears Cup Looming and Who’s Got a Lightning? 
At last weekend's Area G Qualifiers, hosted by Richmond Yacht Club, StFYC's youth sailing team of Mats Keldsen, Spencer Paulsen, Ryder Easterlin and Juliana Testa finished first, earning the Club a berth at the Sears Cup.
 Posted On Monday, March 21, 2016
Small Boats, Big Racing at Spring Dinghy 
After two weeks of relentless rain, sailors took to the Bay en masse on Saturday ready to harness the great breeze and momentary break in the drizzle. At the Spring Dinghy Regatta, 60 entries from five dinghy fleets made for dynamic racing. F18s zipped around the course heeling dramatically at high speeds, followed by a stampede of 505s, a hyper-competitive fleet of Lasers and Laser Radials, an adventurous bunch of Weta trimarans and a vigorous group of juniors in Club 420s
 Posted On Monday, February 01, 2016
Announcing: Dave Perry Week at StFYC 
Dave Perry is coming to San Francisco, and making St. Francis Yacht Club his home base! A well-known author, coach, sailor and rules expert, Dave is famous from coast to coast for his ability to bring the Racing Rules of Sailing to life. During the first week of March, he will spend time offering lectures, coaching our Juniors and coaching the J/105 fleet of SF.
From the Commodore: Call me in November 
Commodore Kimball Livingston steps into his position at the helm with a playful and excited look at the months ahead. Read why he chose the Willie model to adorn the Grill Room mantel, learn about his favorite times of the year, and discover his plan for getting more Juniors out sailing with him…so long as they serve on Race Committee too.
 Posted On Tuesday, December 01, 2015
May the Best Yacht Win: Stories Behind our Three Most Historical Rivalries 
Rivalry is one of the keystones of the sport of sailing, and StFYC is rife with it. Curator S/C RC Keefe digs into his archives to share photos and stories of three exceptional rivalries that plied our waters.
 Posted On Wednesday, September 02, 2015
Sacramento to SFYC: The Cruisers' Group in Autumn 
Our Cruisers’ Group is as active as ever! They recently completed a fun cruise from Tinsley to Sacramento, including various on-shore tours and two nights’ stay on the historic Delta King. Looking forward they are planning a cruise to Tomales Bay in October, to San Francisco Yacht Club in November and to our own StFYC in December.
 Posted On Saturday, August 01, 2015
Top Talent Moves on to Finals in Kite Foil Gold Cup 
Following two days of tight racing in the qualifying rounds of Kite Foil Gold Cup, 35 racers move on to the Gold Fleet while 34 will race in the Silver Fleet. Conditions have been superb for the event, big breezes up to 25 knots, and race committee is counting on more of the same.
Kiters Warm Up During Day One of Kite Foil Gold Cup  
During Day One of racing in the Kite Foil Gold Cup 69 kiters went head-to-head in five races, working out the kinks and getting to know the venue.
 Posted On Thursday, July 09, 2015
Tideline Water Taxi Provides Transportation Alternative During Doyle Drive Closure  
With Doyle Drive closed for construction through Monday, Tideline Water Taxi is offering expanded cross-Bay transportation.
 Posted On Monday, June 01, 2015
A Spectacular Opening Day on the Bay Ushers in the Sailing Season 
It was a field of boats and a day of dreams as Parade Founder S/C Grant Settlemier and Parade Organizer Biz Obley led 25 member boats in the PICYA Annual Boat Parade.
Women of StFYC: Susan Griffing 
One of my goals this year is to showcase the extraordinary diversity and character of the women of St. Francis Yacht Club. Susan Griffing is one such woman.
 Posted On Wednesday, May 06, 2015
Kite Foil Golf Cup Comes to StFYC 
This summer, 80 of the world’s fastest foiling kiteboard racers will assemble at the St. Francis Yacht Club to compete in the second stop of the 2015 Kite Foil Gold Cup tour.
 Posted On Friday, May 01, 2015
Women of StFYC: Marion Lepert 
Marion Marcelle Lepert was born in La Tronche, in the French Alps. This young woman’s quiet determination and unassuming demeanor belie the fact that she is the U.S.’s greatest hope for a medal in windsurfing at the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio.
Racing Under the Burgee in April 2015 
StFYC sailors are carrying the glory of the burgee far and wide every month. Here we celebrate some of their most recent victories.
The Hines Family: Four Generations of StFYC Sailors  
When the earthquake hit San Francisco in 1989, Dewey Hines was in the Club, meeting with Chef Karl. “We were in the oldest part of the building—the area with a foundation of beams resting on sand,” Dewey recalls. Just as that day has become an inextricable part of StFYC history, so too has the Hines family.
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