The Pritikin

The ever popular Pritikin Contest has historically had the largest turnout of any contest on the calendar. Del Rey Yacht Club does a first class job in providing slips for all from out of the area and providing great hospitality for everyone. The contest course within Santa Monica Bay is subject to the "backwards" Davidson Current at this time of the year offering a challenging contest for all. The popular trophy awards dinner is held at the club on Saturday evening following the contest.

Contest:
Pritikin
Date:(see current Schedule)
Saturday, late April/early May.
Type:
Brugman
Host:
Del Rey Yacht Club
Venue:
A Reasonably short closed course in the semi-protected waters of the Santa Monica Bay; typically starting & finishing near the Marina Del Rey entrance.
Schedule:
Out-of-area vessels arrive at DRYC Friday afternoon. Skippers meeting at the club. Contest is run on Saturday. The awards banquet is on Saturday evening. Out of area vessels usually depart on Sunday.
Moorage:
Slips at DRYC per prior arrangement with the Club.
Observers:
Skippers provide or may be assigned  from a pool at the skippers meeting.
Dress:
Friday: neat and casual boating; Saturday banquet: Blazers
Additional:
Friday dinner, Saturday lunch and Sunday brunch available at the Club.

2018 RESULTS

Contest Number : 4 Date : April 28 Contestants : 5
Distance : 16.6 NM Number Of Legs : 6 No Handicap

PLACE SCCA # NACA # SKIPPER VESSEL CLUB ERROR POINT
1 197 1004 Mickey Scheinbaum Three Flags DRYC 1.199% 965
2 5 1001 Ken Griffing Loon's Call HYC 1.508% 799
3 1 1020 Kirby Holte Life Is Grand HYC 1.819% 633
4 25 704 Ken Voight Living The Dream CBYC 2.963% 466
561036Randee WoodAuntie GravityHHYC5.414%300

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