PHRF Racing for anyone

Notice of Race

Sailing Instructions and Courses

North Cove Sailing is happy to bring PHRF Racing back to New York Harbor. After running a Successful PHRF Series in 2017, North Cove Sailing intends to bring PHRF back to the harbor in 2018 on Wednesday nights with a 6:30 pm start. The goal is to create more of an organized sailing presence on New York Harbor and get more people on the water. Racing will be run by lifelong sailor Doug Reynolds, Oakcliff Grad, Sydney to Hobart Sailor and match racer who is highly experienced with professional level race management.


PHRF Membership $250

All boat owners who sign up for racing will become a North Cove Sailing PHRF Member. Member benefits include free pick up and drop offs all Non-Commercial Vessels in North Cove Marina and invitations to all of our North Cove Sailing Club Events and after racing parties.


Valid PHRF Mid Atlantics Certificate

(You will need a valid US Sailing Membership to attain the PHRF certificate)

US Sailing Safety Equipment Requirments (SER) 2019

**To utilize pick up and drop off privileges a yacht must maintain 80% racing attendance**

Wednesday Night Racing:

Wednesday Racing is a formal racing series with 16 races. The Wednesday Series is broken up into a Spring Series and a Summer Series. The top 3 teams will earn a spot to compete in the Fall Sunday Series. North Cove also has a PHRF start at 6:30 on Wednesday nights. It’s recommended to leave the dock no later than 5:45 to compete in evening racing.

Spring Series Dates

May 8, 15, 22, 29

June 5, 12, 19, 26

Summer Series Dates

July 10, 17, 24, 31

August 7, 14, 21, 28

Fall Series (Sundays)

September 8th and September 22th