STANFORD, Calif. – The Stanford and California sailing teams will race for the title of “Best in the Bay” at the annual Big Sail, taking place Tuesday, Nov. 19 at the St. Francis Yacht Club.
The regatta, which began in the 1960’s and was resurrected in the 1990’s, will consist of two divisions. The first division will include the current Stanford and Cal varsity teams, while the second division will feature young alumni and masters sailors.
The event begins at 10 a.m. and the competition will start at noon. Races will be a best-of-three format with four sailors manning each of the boats at a time.
Fans are encouraged to attend by purchasing a reservation. The event includes a buffet and a full day of head-to-head racing. Bands and cheerleaders from both schools will be on hand to add to the atmosphere and excitement.
For more information or to purchase your reservation for the event, call 415-563-6363.