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The 50th running of the Transpacific Yacht Race has been a roller coaster ride. It was a record year for number of boats that dropped out with various equipment failures — including one boat calling a MAYDAY and later cancelling it, and for the first time in the race’s history a yacht sank. Read more

The crew on Bretwalta3 is no stranger to the Grunion’s "On the Water" column. Last Transpac they made a visit to Miller Children’s Hospital just prior to the race to share some Bretwalda swag. In June 2018 during the SoCal 300, a Coast Guard helicopter crew medically evacuated a crew member … Read more

Long Beach Yacht Club’s Stars & Stripes America's Cup Team was well represented at the Prada Challengers reception and meeting July 12-13 at New York Yacht Club’s Newport Rhode Island Harbor Court Club house, according to LBYC Commodore Camille Daniels. Read more

Early this morning (Friday, July 19), the 42-foot Zimmer reported to race committee that rig failure seemed imminent; they temporarily rigged the back stay and had reefed the main. There was a competitor nearby, vessel Good Call, that monitored AIS and VHF distress and is continuing to monitor. Read more

And they’re off! The 50th running of the famous biennial yacht race across the Pacific has almost 100 entries. According to their Facebook page, “The Transpacific Yacht Race will sail from Long Beach, California to Honolulu, Hawaii.” Read more

Cameron Feves won the 2019 U.S. Youth Match Racing Championship for the Rose Cup. Feves and crew, including Lukas Kraak, Justin Zmina, and Taylor Milefchik earned the title last Sunday, following three days of closely contested match racing between 10 teams on San Diego Harbor. Read more

As Father’s Day nears, we think about the men who are our role models in life. One local dad who we lost last month was William "Bill" Edward Nicolai, Jr. who died at 91. His celebration of life was this week at Alamitos Bay Yacht Club (ABYC). Read more