The 66th Mug Race 2019 : The Rudder Club of Jacksonville

About Event

 Welcome to the 66th consecutive running of the Mug Race hosted by The Rudder Club of Jacksonville, The Palatka Yacht Club, and Crystal Cove Marina. The Rudder Club is the event organizing authority. The Mug Race is a 35 nautical mile race down the St. Johns River from Palatka to Orange Park FL. It is open to all class sailboats with a mast height of 44 feet or less. There will be two separate starts using the same start line, one for multihulls followed by one for other boats.  Crystal Cove's address is 133 Crystal Cove Drive, Palatka, Fl 32177.  This location provides hotel rooms, parking, launching, dockage, restaurant, and bar for the convenience of our racers. The Competitors meeting will be at Crystal Cove Marina Tiki Bar..



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News & Notices

  • May 07, 2019 12:36 EST

    Congratulations to Eric Roberts and crew for winning both the Mug Cup and the Ed Burroughs Trophy at the 66th Mug Race. ...

  • Apr 26, 2019 12:18 EST

    A new and correct copy of the brochure has been printed. It will be in your packet. If you have already picked up a packet prior to 4/26, make sure you exchange the old brochure for a new one. ...

  • Apr 26, 2019 12:17 EST

    Notice to All Mug Race Friends regarding Bill Roberts: A long time friend to sailing and the winningest skipper in Mug Race history recently passed away. Designer, builder and skipper of the RC fleet, Bill Roberts made a permanent mark in our 65 year history. There will be a celebration of his life after the competitor's meeting at Crystal Cove Marina. If you would like to participate in this celebration join us for all the events next Friday evening, May 3. If you have not registered for the 66th running of the Mug race please do so soon. For more information about Bill Roberts, this link may be helpful: Sincerely, Larry Wagner Commodore of The Rudder Club of Jacksonville ...

  • Apr 20, 2019 16:22 EST

    Bow numbers are assigned by race committee. Please do not attempt to alter. ...

  • Feb 11, 2019 20:48

    Event site launched on Regatta Network ...

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