PHRF Racing

PHRF and One-design regattas are held throughout the season around the area. Test your crew and boat against the local talent!

Many of these events are part of the PHRF/NJORC Series - trophies are awarded based on standings in multiple events. Click here to view the PHRF/NJORC Series schedule.

PHRF Announcements

PHRF Racing Info

KYC members planning to race this year, whether at KYC or in one of the many other events around the area can now get their PHRF (Performance Handicap Racing Fleet) rating on line. Go to the PHRF-MA (Mid Atlantic) website for more info on this and other news.

If you have any questions, please e-mail [email protected]

A current PHRF-MA rating is required to qualify for any trophies

KEYPORT YACHT CLUB regattas and individual races are governed by the Racing Rules of Sailing and the US Sailing prescriptions thereto. PHRF-MA certificates are issued via US Sailing - allowing you to revalidate, print, or download a PDF of your cert at any time!  Just log in to "My US Sailing", and look for "My PHRF Boats" in the left-column menu.

Not sure if you have a cert? Two ways to check...

  1. Check the consolidated list available on the US Sailing website or
  2. Follow instructions shown here

Applying for a new cert?

  1. Join or renew US Sailing.  If your membership is not current, click HERE to join or renew with a small discount.
  2. Tell PHRF-MA about your boat. Click here to download a worksheet of the info we'll need.  (Excel format or PDF format)
  3. Send the info along to PHRF-MA ([email protected]), or directly to US Sailing ([email protected])

For those not familiar with the PHRF handicap system, here's an explanation of how it works:

Race at our sister clubs on the bay !

Raritan Yacht Club     •     Atlantic Highlands Yacht Club     •     Richmond County Yacht Club