About the Race

Please join us for the 25th annual Castine Classic Yacht Race, sponsored by the Castine Yacht Club.

Summer Sailing

On Thursday, August 1st, an impressive fleet of classic yachts will race a 19.4nm course from Castine to Camden, followed by the Camden to Brooklin race on Friday, August 2, and the Eggemoggin Reach Regatta on Saturday, August 3.

Maine Boat Builders Celebration
This year’s event will celebrate Maine’s extraordinary boatbuilders. On July 31st at 1600 hrs, a panel moderated by Bruce Johnson and featuring representatives from some of Maine’s top boat builders, including Artisan Boatworks, Brooklin Boatyard, Front Street Shipyard, John’s Bay Boat Company, Lyman Morse and Rockport Marine, will discuss their recent projects. Several of their notable yachts will also be on display on the Castine waterfront.

Cocktail Reception
On Wednesday, July 31st, the Castine Yacht Club will host a cocktail reception from 1800 to 2000 hrs.

For Race Notice, Registration and other information, please refer to other website pages.

Please note that all yachts need a current CRF rating, which may be obtained online at https://classicyachts.org/ratings.

Please contact us if you have any questions. We look forward to seeing you in Castine this summer.


Fred Doane
Commodore, Castine Yacht Club

Kevin Coady
Race Committee Chair