Winter Vashon

Winter Vashon 2021

Saturday, December 4, 2021
The annual Southern Sound Series kicks off with the winter Vashon Island Race on December 4, 2021.  The Southern Sound Series is a series of four sailing races, hosted over consecutive months by different yacht clubs.  This year the series will again feature a single/double hand class.

The Vashon Island Race is hosted by the Tacoma Yacht Club and is a clockwise race around Vashon Island, starting at the south end of the island.  The Notice of Race Series (NOR) and Series Sailing Instructions (SI), as well as the Vashon Island Race NOR and SI, are posted here.  Registration is open now through 12:00 noon on December 3, 2021 on Regatta Network at

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Vessels that have reserved moorage should hail the TYC Race Committee on Channel 72 before entering the yacht club basin. 

Some vessels will have to travel greater distances than others to participate in the race and will need to overnight at TYC.  If a vessel does not need to overnight at TYC, please do not reserve moorage.

All participants and volunteers are invited to a dinner at the Tacoma Yacht Club on Friday evening December 3, 2021 at 5:30 P.M. for a no-host social followed by dinner at 6:00 P.M.  Cost is $20.00. 

All participants and volunteers are also invited to a breakfast at the Tacoma Yacht Club on Saturday morning, December 4, 2021 from  7:30 – 9:00 A.M.  Cost is $10.00. Payment for dinner and breakfast will be by credit card or check, beginning Friday, December 3, 2021 starting at 5:00 P.M. at the TYC Clubhouse.

TYC Race Committee.

(below - Winter Vashon Chart) 


2021 Winter Vashon Notice of Race

North Mark Location