Duck Island Yacht Club


Post Office Box 593, Westbrook, CT 06498

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Racing Program

As of  3/11/14

Click above link for additional DIYC Race Information that is not included in this column such as Dry Storage contract, Duck Stop duty sheet, PHRF certificates, and more.


2014 Race Schedule

As of 3/11/14


2014 Events Detail

For NOR, entry forms, SI, scratch sheets and results.

(when available)


 Event Registration

 (For online entry and volunteer sign up)


 - Recent Results -

Wed. Summer Series - 7/23

Hall Series & Cruiser/Racer - 7/22

ECSA Spring Regatta - 5/31

OD + Etchells Summer - 7/24



- Other Events -

Spring Off Soundings

BIRW 2014


Our club has an active fleet of PHRF spinnaker and non-spinnaker boats, plus Etchells, Melges 24 and JY15 one design fleets. Our 2014 Racing Program includes a Wednesday Night Spring and Summer Series,  a Tuesday Night Women's &  Cruiser/Racer series, an Etchells & One Design Thursday Night Summer series, a JY15 championship regattas, a Fall series, and three ECSA circuit races including the Spring Regatta, Daylight Distance Race, the Fagan fall series and the Thundermug Regatta. We will also provide support for Block Island Race Week 2014 and the ECSA NCYC Leukemia Cup Regatta.




Annual Cruise

July 27/28 - Aug 16

Likely stops are Sag, Montauk,  Block, & Newport


Cruising Program

Updated 6/4/14

2014 Cruise Schedule

As of  6/4/14

For 2014 - Planning for 7 or 8 weekend cruises plus a 2 week cruise to New Bedford and Newport with visits to  Cuttyhunk, and Block Island.


Reminder - The Fleet Captain's Series begins Wednesday, July 30.  Only 9 boats registered so far.  See Preliminary Scratch. Close of entries is Monday, July 28 at 1830.  

Don't be a last minute Charlie.

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7/23/14 - RACE - Race 2 of the Beginners Series (Racer/Cruiser class) Tuesday night, July 22, attracted 6 boats w enthusiastic crews who enjoyed a beautiful evening on the water followed by the camaraderie at the club house.  - CRUISE - Bon Voyage to the several boats headed out on extended cruises in the next few day; some as part of the Annual Cruise, and others to their own favorite destinations. Meanwhile at home, the Fleet Captain's Series starts Wednesday, July 30, and runs for 3 consecutive weeks. 


ECSA Online


Frostbite YC


Leukemia Cup Leader Board

2013 Fundraising


Leukemia Cup Connecticut

Home Page


Sail Connecticut Access Program


JY15 Fleet 90


Melges 24 NE District




Members Only

Requires userid & pswd

Member & Fleet Rosters, Mooring Info & Other Tidbits

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About Duck Island Yacht Club


2014 Brochure




Membership Information

Updated 03/02/14


Ships Store

Updated 10/01/11


Daily Tides - Duck Island Roads



New Member Posting

John and Kristine Valois


Notice Board

Important Messages From Club Officers

Updated 5/25/14


Bulletin Board

Boats & Gear for Sale & Wanted, Slips Available and Other Stuff

Updated 7/20/14


Crew Board

Need Crew & Want to Crew - Race or Cruise

Updated 5/22/14


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Upcoming Activities

Activities & Events


Fleet Captain's Series begins

July 30

Scratch (as of 7/28)  SIs



Thursday Night One Design Series &

Thursday Night Etchells Summer Series

Next race - July 31

  Scratch (as of 7/10)     SIs   

 Dry Storage Contracts are required for all Thursday OD & Etchells entrants storing their boats on the DIYC premises.



Annual Cruise

July 27/28 - Aug 16

Likely stops are Sag, Montauk,  Block, & Newport



Shirley Hall Series & Cruiser/Racer Series

Beginner Race

Next race - Aug 12

Sailing Instructions

 Scratch Sheet




Wednesday Night Summer Series

Next race - Aug 20

Scratch    SIs



NCYC ECSA Leukemia Cup Regatta

Aug 23



Labor Day Cruise

Aug. 29 - Sept. 1

Mystic, CT



John Fries & the Elements Concert

Sept 5