Event Information

About the Penobscot PHRF

July 14-15, 2018

The 2018 Penobscot PHRF is also this 2018 PHRF-ME State Championship.

Penobscot PHRF is open to any sailboat. The regatta consists of two races over two days: Saturday, July 14, the boats race from Rockport to Belfast. Sunday, July 15, the boats race from Belfast to Rockport.


The NOR is available online.

Entry Fee

The entry fee per boat is $120. This includes four dinner tickets for Saturday evening at Front Street Shipyard.


Moorings and dockage are available through Rockport Marine and the Rockport Harbormaster before and after the race. Please contact them directly to arrange for space in advance of your arrival.

Dockage is available at Front Street Shipyard in Belfast during the evening of July 14 at a discounted rate of $1 per linear foot. Please contact them as soon as possible to reserve your space. Dockage is also available through the Belfast Harbormaster.


Racers will enjoy dinner and drinks at Front Street Shipyard on Saturday evening, July 14. We’ll also have music and dancing open to racers and their families. Every boat entered will receive four dinner tickets. Additional dinner tickets may be purchased when you register to race online. Please note: additional dinner tickets will not be available for purchase on site.

Race Committee

The Penobscot PHRF will be run by a seasoned PRO aboard a committee boat.


We’d love to have your help! If you’re interested in volunteering for the Penobscot PHRF, please email news@frontstreetshipyard.com.

Boats race in the following divisions*:

  • Racing Class A: Boats with PHRF ratings of 0-100
  • Racing Class B: Boats with PHRF ratings of 100+
  • Etchells
  • Multihulls
  • Wooden Boats
  • Cruising Class
*Divisions are subject to change at organizers’ discretion.

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