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Cruising Class Fleet

The Buzzards has an active PHRF racing and cruising fleet.

The Buzzards helps runs the Old Sigh Race Series at 6pm on Wednesday nights. The 2020 schedule starts on July 1 and runs until September 2. There are three classes: Racing (spinnakers), Cruising I and Cruising II. Please go to for more details and registration. You can also contact

The Buzzards will also be hosting a Buzzards Bay Trophy Race on August 15th. This is a round the buoys PHRF race with a 12 Noon Pursuit start based upon PHRF handicaps. This race is one of a six race series competing for the Buzzards Bay Trophy. Other host yacht clubs that run a race include Beverly, Quissett, Mattapoisett and New Bedford. Reach out to Matt Schmitt ( or Jay Fisher (

The Big Boat Cruise will be held on August 30 and 31.This is a two night cruise starting in Hadley’s Harbor on Sunday night and going to another harbor for the second night depending on wind and weather. For more details contact Fred Eustis (

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