Thu, Dec 14, 2017

crossedtacks250VYC kicks off the racing season with the Vallarta Cup. This series, which has been held every year since 2005, runs four Saturdays in January. Each day of racing is capped with a great party at Vallarta Yacht Club! This year we'll skip the first Saturday and kick the first race off on January 6, finishing four races on January 27.
Vallarta Cup Notice of Race

Please use the form below to enter your boat for Vallarta Cup 2018. You can pay your fees using Paypal, or choose "Offline Payment" to pay in person at Vallarta Yacht Club. If you have sailed with VYC in the last 3 years we probably have the information we need to handicap your boat. If you have changed something or need a first-time handicap please complete the handicap request form here.

Vallarta Cup 2018

Vallarta Cup is the traditional kickoff of the racing season in Banderas Bay. It is held 4 Saturdays in January, with a single race during the day and an evening party at the Vallarta Yacht Club clubhouse the evening of each race day. Everyone is welcome, from cruisers to performance boats. All boats will be rated using the VYC Handicapping System.

When: Saturdays, Jan. 6, 13, 20, 27th

Why: Fun on the water, meet new & old friends, after the race Please come to the Club for results, beer, burgers and live music

How: Registration Form & Race Instructions available at www.vallartayachtclub.org. Registration forms and entry fees can be dropped off at VYC in Nuevo.

Entry fees: 800 pesos (or 200 pesos per race)

Sailors need to register 2 days ahead for local rating.

Listen to morning Cruiser Net VHF Ch. 22 8:30 for further information.

Starts: There will be a start for each class or staggered start times may be used, were each boat will have a start time based on their BBR handicap. Start times will be announce at the Roll Call 30 minutes before the first start. First Class or boat starts at 12:35 pm

Classes: Cruising, Performance Cruising and Multi-hull Classes

Courses: Start/finish line in front of Marina entrance. They will be distance races of 10 to 20 miles. To be selected based on the wind.

Contacts: Race Chairperson: Andy Barrow (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

Handicapping: Banderas Bay Handicap Committee

Sponsors: Paradise Village Marina, Marina Riveria Nayarit and Vallarta Yacht Club

The Cruiser/Race Class will appeal to owners of cruising-oriented boats that are not competitive for current PHRF racing, but whose owners and crews would like to test their skills with other similar, displacement-oriented boats.

Rule 52 against power winches is waved.

WARNING: This is a great time to test your boat and crew before sailing South or South Pacific

Event Properties

Event Date 06-Jan-2018
Event End Date 27-Jan-2018
Registration Start Date 01-Sep-2017
Registered 1 [View List]
Cut off date 27-Jan-2018
Location
Vallarta Yacht Club
Paradise Village Marina, Paseo De Los Cocoteros N°001 Local #20
Vallarta Yacht Club
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Banderas Bay Blast 2017

Banderas Bay Blast - Three days of sailing events sponsored by Latitude 38 Magazine, including a charity event, Pirates for Pupils. Dress up like a Pirate and join the Punta de Mita Yacht and Surf Club, it's only a dollar! Have fun sailing and contribute to a great charity, he school kids of Banderas Bay!

Ends up at Vallarta Yacht Club on 14 December, where we offer burgers, hot dogs, fries and beer for less than a doubloon. 

A limited number of free overnight slips in Paradise Village may be available if reserved in advance. Contact Paradise Village Marina for details and reservations.

You can see the Notice of Race here: (to be announced...)

Event Date 12-Dec-2017
Event End Date 14-Dec-2017
Registration Start Date 23-Oct-2017
Registered 26 [View List]
Cut off date 14-Dec-2017
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Vallarta Cup is the traditional kickoff of the racing season in Banderas Bay. It is held 4 Saturdays in January, with a single race during the day and an evening party at the Vallarta Yacht Club clubhouse the evening of each race day. Everyone is welcome, from cruisers to performance boats. All boats will be rated using the VYC Handicapping System.

There are more details in the description of this event.

Event Date 06-Jan-2018
Event End Date 27-Jan-2018
Registration Start Date 01-Sep-2017
Registered 1 [View List]
Cut off date 27-Jan-2018
Location
Vallarta Yacht Club
Paradise Village Marina, Paseo De Los Cocoteros N°001 Local #20
Vallarta Yacht Club
99
VYC Junior Sailing FIRST LESSON FREE Regstration

"Welcome to your first and free lesson in the Vallarta Yacht Club Junior Sailing Program.  Please fill out the form below to register your child for sailing lessons.  Once you have completed and sent the form, you will be contacted by our staff to schedule your first free lesson.  If after completing the form, you have questions, you can feel free to contact our Club Manager, Rudolfo Trejo at 322 297-2222 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
 
Bienvenidos a su primera y gratuita lección en el Vallarta Yacht Club Junior Sailing Program. Por favor llene el siguiente formulario para inscribir a su hijo / a en las clases de vela. Una vez que haya completado y enviado el formulario, será contactado por nuestro personal para programar su primera lección gratis. Si después de completar el formulario, tiene preguntas, puede ponerse en contacto con nuestro Gerente de Club, Rudolfo Trejo al 322 297-2222 o a This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

Event Date To be confirmed
Registered 2 [View List]
Location
Vallarta Yacht Club
Paradise Village Marina, Paseo De Los Cocoteros N°001 Local #20
Vallarta Yacht Club