Category Archives: PacRim 2014

PacRim 2014 Photos Available

The PacRim 2014 Photos from photographer Steve Wolff are now available.  Click here to access them or you can also access them from the Photos menu option at pacrim.byc.org.

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While The Boats Race, The Ambassadors Tour

When the PacRim teams visit each country, there are both Racers and Ambassadors.  The Ambassadors, representing their Cities and Countries, have the opportunity to visit the host countries cultural sites.  This has been no different for PacRim 2014, with the … Continue reading

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Monday, September 8, 2014 Race Results

After a beautiful light air practice day on Sunday, Monday morning brought cooler temperatures, low clouds and southerly winds gusting to 18 knots. The Etchells fleet was plagued with equipment issues, with a main halyard jumping the masthead sheave and … Continue reading

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The People Are Here, The Boats Are Here, PacRim 2014 Is Happening

From six countries, three continents, all around the Pacific Rim, the Racers and Ambassadors have arrived in Bellingham, WA for the 2014 Pacific Rim Challenge. The weather looks to be spectacular with highs in the 70’s to 80’s and winds in … Continue reading

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Would You Like To Represent Our Community As A PacRim 2104 Ambassador?

Whatcom County and the City of Bellingham are serving as host to the 7th biennial Pacific Rim Regatta during the week of September 6-13, 2014. This international sailing competition, sponsored jointly by the Bellingham Sister Cities Association and the Bellingham … Continue reading

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Here Is Your Opportunity to be a 2014 Pac Rim Regatta Host Family

Whatcom County and the City of Bellingham are serving as host to the 7th biennial Pacific Rim Regatta during the week of September 6-13, 2014.  This international sailing competition, sponsored jointly by the Bellingham Sister Cities Association and the Bellingham … Continue reading

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Etchells and San Juan 24s Selected for PacRim 2014

Due to the lack of one-design boats in the Bellingham area large enough to accommodate a crew of six racers, we have chosen two smaller one-design boats, the Etchells 30 and San Juan 24, to use for this year’s PacRim Yachting … Continue reading

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Getting To Bellingham … Information For Participants

Bellingham is located about 150 kilometers north of Seattle International Airport and about 75 kilometers south of Vancouver International Airport, and transportation is readily available from both to Bellingham International Airport: For those arriving in Seattle, they can connect to … Continue reading

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Want to be a Host Family?

Would You Like To Host A Couple For The Pacific Rim Regatta Returning To Bellingham Yacht Club In September 2014!? One of the most rewarding experiences is to host a couple from another country.  This September 6-13, is a truly … Continue reading

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Team USA – Sailing Participant Application Available

For those sailors interested in participating as a racer for Team USA in the 2014 Pacific Rim Challenge Regatta to be held September 6 – 13, 2014, the online application to apply for a position is now available here. Be sure … Continue reading

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