Baxter Memorial Cup

The long-standing Baxter Memorial Race is a well-attended PHRF day race It begins and ends at Hyannis Yacht Club. In 2020 it has been rescheduled to July 11th. Typically, the race begins at 0900 and finishes by mid-afternoon. The 25 to 50 mile course (weather dependent) generally transits around various government marks in Nantucket Sound and offers a challenging day of racing at all points of sail.

This is the 1st qualifying race for the 2020 HYC Wilbur Cup Summer Series. Racers are welcome to purchase refreshments at the HYC lower lounge both before and after the race. Visiting racers are always welcome at the Hyannis Yacht Club on the night before the race. Contact the Club Dockmaster at 508-778-6700 for dinner and mooring reservations. We have a launch service and visiting racers can make use of our lower level on the evening before the race to purchase refreshments and ice.

For more information about the race, contact the HYC Ocean Class Chair, Roy Catignani at or Vice-Chair, Marc Fater at

Baxter Cup Sailing Instructions 2020

Baxter Memorial Race Results 2020 R1