Maryland State Championship Regatta 2018

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The Rock Hall Yacht Club will host the Maryland State Championship Junior Sailing Regatta on Thursday and Friday  June 28-29, 2018.

The 2018 MD State Championships at RHYC will feature two days of regatta competition and fun for beginning sailors through champions ages 8-18.

Racing Classes:  Optimist, Laser Radial, Club 420, Opti Green

We welcome junior sailors, their families, coaches and clubs and look forward to a safe, fun, and competitive event!

The RHYC expects 120 – 150+ boats and competitors will be traveling to Rock Hall from around the Chesapeake Bay and neighboring states to sail. The RHYC is in planning stages now and appreciates your early registration.

Please save the dates June 28 – June 29 for the 2018 Maryland State Championship Regatta


Lodging and Camping

The Rock Hall Yacht Club offers camping for our regatta competitors and their families. Camping must be reserved and paid in advance through RHYC. Please see our RHYC Camping Application.

Please secure lodging in the Rock Hall and Chestertown areas early:
Rock Hall Lodging:
Chestertown Lodging:

Schedule is posted in the NOR

Registration is online and available at Regatta Network and through the RHYC website.

All competitors will be required to wear a wristband during the event and will check-in each day on the water before racing begins.

RHYC Grounds layout for the regatta event:

We are fortunate to have some great give-a-ways and a raffle for a new custom North Sails Optimist Mainsail. More information and rules click here. Raffle tickets may be purchased at the storefront.


Thank You to our Sponsors!

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The Sailor's Tailor

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Magic Marine

Eastern Springs Water

Zim Sailing