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MSA Racing Series

Milltown race descriptions below include race results.

Winter Series -  This is a series of five buoy races in the Possession Sound area.  This series begins in January and concludes in early March.  Races are held on Sundays beginning at noon with a three hour time limit.  See the Notice of Race (NOR) posted at the Winter Series page.

Spring Regatta -  This is a one day event consisting of three scheduled buoy races.  The regatta is held on a Saturday during the spring.  Racing takes place between 1000 and 1600 hours.  After the regatta, a reception and results announcement takes place in the MSA clubhouse.

Summer Log Dodge Series – These are two series of Friday evening races beginning in early June and continuing through the end of August.  Racing begins at 1830 hours and features a river start and finish.  Each race has a theme.  A barbeque and awards ceremony is held in the MSA clubhouse at the conclusion of each race.  Race results are influenced by the crew’s participation to the weekly theme.

Fall Regatta -  This is a one day event consisting of three scheduled buoy races.  The regatta is held on a Saturday after Labor Day weekend.  Racing takes place between 1000 and 1600 hours.  After the regatta, a reception and results announcement takes place in the MSA clubhouse.

Spring Regatta – A one day event of three buoy races using both fixed and temporary marks for potential courses.

Autumn Series -  This is a series of five buoy races in the Possession Sound area.  This series begins in September and concludes before Thanksgiving.  Races are held on Sundays beginning at noon with a three hour time limit.  See the Notice of Race (NOR) posted at the Autumn Series page.

Mid-Distance Series – This is a series of five buoy races.  The series starts in the spring and extends through the fall.  Races are held on Saturdays beginning at 1000 hours.  Time limits for these races can be up to 8 hours.  See the Notice of Race (NOR) posted on the Mid-Distance Series page.

No Mans and Island Series A three event series in June/July where we start out at B-Mark and sail to one of our nearby Islands - Hat, Camano, Baby or Whidbey - and take our own finish times.

Saratoga Sprint – This single race is part of the Mid-Distance series.  The featured course is to a buoy off Baby Island in Saragota Passage.  Time limit for this race is 8 hours.  After the race, an awards reception is held in the MSA clubhouse.

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