The Neuse Yacht Racing Association

NYRA is a non-profit organization dedicated to fostering the sport of sailing. Our mission is to promote and administer international, national and regional sailing events in the Neuse River and the coastal waters of Eastern North Carolina, as well as provide educational opportunities for sailors of all ages and skill levels .

.Upcoming Events:

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Saturday June 24 – NYRA’s Free! 4th Saturday Fun Racing

July 2 – ODC’s CrokerFest Regatta

July 7-9 – Hancock Yacht Club Regatta

July 21-23 – Harker’s Island Sunfish Regatta



Saturday June 24 – Free! 4th Saturday Fun Racing

(course for 6/24/17 will be determined 2 days prior to the event, based on weather forecast, and will be sent to all registered boats via email, and posted online)

Course for 6/24/17: Start at Marker 2(mouth of Broad Ck,outside BSC),go to marker “17”, then downriver to an imaginary line between the 2 points of land at Minnesott (basically between 8 &9), turn around and sail back to to 17, then back to 2. 20 nautical miles,most boats should finish in 3 hours or less with the breeze forecast. Start for this race has been moved up to 11:00 am because of the weather forecast for late afternoon!  Monitor channel 69 for information.  BYOB social after racing at NW Creek Marina, subject to change if the weather is crappy (again, monitor 69, or this website)

link to printable start times: start times 6-24-17

Results are in! – Click on title for more information:

ODC’s Hope Clinic Regatta

ODC’s Dragon’s Breath Regatta

FHYC’s Oar Race

NYRA’s Beer Stein Regatta

NYRA’s Cinco de Mayo One Design Regatta

BSC’s ETYSA/Soundbank Regatta

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