The Rolex Big Boat Series started today on the San Francisco Bay and runs through Sunday the 19th.
You need no be a member of the exclusive St. Francis Yacht Club to you this event of course, all of this 4 day regatta can be viewed from Crissy Field.
More about this event from the Rolex Big Boat Series website:
The St. Francis Yacht Club inaugurated its Perpetual Trophy Regatta in 1963, and this annual September gathering has become our signature event–the Rolex Big Boat Series–drawing great sailors from around the globe.
Keeping pace with the evolution of boats and classes over the years,the Rolex Big Boat Series features handicap racing under IRC, and multiple one design divisions over four days. Hosts to last years’ US IRC National Championship, this year St. Francis Yacht Club will host the Melges 32 pre-worlds as part of the Rolex Big Boat Series, followed by the Melges 32 Worlds [...]