Classes and Courses

There are four classes included in most of the Club’s races:

  • Optimist – Sprit-rigged pram. Crew: 1
  • Laser – Cat-rigged dinghy. Crew: 1
  • Coronado 15 – Sloop-rigged dinghy with jib. Crew: 2
  • Cal 20 – Sloop-rigged keelboat w/ jib & spinnaker. Crew: 2-3

All races are conducted within the confines of Pillar Point Harbor. Races are governed by the United States Sailing Association’s The Racing Rules of Sailing for 2017 through 2020. (C15 events also adhere to the Coronado 15 Association Class rules.)

Most races are windward-leeward with a windward start and finish. Different courses may be selected by the Race Committee before each race, as allowed by the rules.