Unlike most buoy race regattas, classic ocean races attract a wide variety of entries. Skippers bring that wide variety because their “hardware” (boats) may be different, but the “software” (people) are the same in their desire to enjoy the experience, challenge themselves, and build camaraderie and rapport among friends and crew mates.Read more
50th race "BIG". L. Gaylord Sportswear has geared up "BIG" also. We have a special 50th design and many new items. Our website is up and running, check it out. We can personalize all shirts with your boat name. We also have many new Hawaiian fabric swatches to pick from for your team aloha shirts. If you are not close to our shop in Newport Beach we can take pictures
and email them to you. We just need your colors. It is not too early to think about your team uniforms. Don't forget your support team they will be waiting on the dock for you. We can dress them too. Let us help you look sharp which will help you go fast.
REGISTER NOW: November 4, 2018
Los Angeles Yacht Club, 285 Whalers Walk, San Pedro CA
Race info, strategy, crew preparation, navigation, NOR review, photography, measurement, transportation and more will be covered in this introductory seminar to the 2019 Transpac Race.Read more
In the build up to what could be one of the most popular Transpac races in its 112-year history, organizers from the Transpacific Yacht Club have just received their 50th entry to next year’s 50th running of this 2225-mile classic biennial ocean race from Los Angeles to Honolulu. Never before has there been this many entries this far in advance to the first start planned for July 10, 2019.
“This has been a long term dream of mine to do this race, and I’m thrilled to have this opportunity,” said Peter Salusbury from Vancouver, who has entered his Paul Bieker-designed Longboard, a Riptide 35 Mk II built by Jim Betts in 2012. “This race is what this boat was designed to do, so we are really looking forward to this!”Read more
The Transpacific Yacht Club welcomes Manouch Moshayedi's Bakewell White 100, Rio100, to the 2019 Transpac Race. Aloha!Read more
The Transpacific Yacht Club welcomes Viggo Torbensen's J/125, Timeshaver, to the 2019 Transpac Race. Aloha!Read more
The Transpacific Yacht Club welcomes Daniel Gribble's Tripp 56, Brigadoon, to the 2019 Transpac Race. Aloha!Read more
The Transpacific Yacht Club welcomes Bob Pethick's Rogers 46, Bretwalda3, to the 2019 Transpac Race. Aloha!Read more