Racing

The Fort Worth Boat Club is a very active racing club and hosts numerous local regattas as well as world, national and class championships.

The club conducts regattas for several one-design classes, J/22, J/24, J/70, J/80, J/105, Laser, Optimist Dinghy and Viper as well as PHRF boats.  These events frequently attract competitors from the entire state of Texas as well as FWBC members and members of other local yacht clubs.

Each year the club presents several courses and seminars on racing tactics, sail trim, boat handling and other aspects of racing.  These programs are geared to a wide range of experience, from novice to advanced.

The club is nationally known for exceptionally well-run events, and has been awarded the St. Petersburg Yacht Club Trophy for excellence.  The club has an ongoing program for training and certification of race officers.  Supporting equipment includes one club owned race committee boats.