2015 Sponsors


Minges Bottling group

The Estate of
Harriett Heynen Mish


R.A. Jeffrey’s Distributing
Company, LLC

The Tavern at Jacks Neck logo
The Tavern at Jack's Neck

Vidant Beaufort Hospital

Representative Frank Iler

Representative Paul Tine

Wells Fargo
Wells Fargo


Brantly & Carol Tillman

Betty Bowers

Rick Brass

Belhaven Yacht Club

Jut and Nancy Keith
(in memory of Bob Haynes, Bud Cockrell & Bud Sealing)


Radcliff Marine

Southern Bank

Karen and Andy Fisher

Gary and Brenda Knight

Belhaven's Water Street
Bed & Breafast

Diane M. Edwards, Broker Coldwell Banker Coastal Rivers Realty

Between Water and Main B&B

David Elliot, DDS

Susan and Harold Smith
(in memory of Jane and Marion Dilday)

A & W Sales

That’s Sew Marti


Capt. Sam's Boatyard

Food Lion

John and Martha White

Gary and Brenda Knight

Tri-County Telecom


Brookwood Corp

Lloyd & Rosemarie Ballance

O'Neals Drug Store

Diana Lambeth

Jerry & Debbie Stubberfield

Robert Waldrop

Pirates on the Pungo Regatta
2015 Racing Information
Captain's Reception and Entertainment


Pre-Registered Skippers may check in and pick up their Captain’s Bag.

T-shirts, hats and Shoreside Passes will be available on site.

5-8 pm



Lot next to Wynn’s Gut Town Dock

Breakfast for racers and crew

Full catered breakfast includes eggs, sausage, bacon, biscuits and more...

Onsite registration

8-8:45 am

8-8:45 am
Lot next to Wynn’s Gut Town Dock
Skipper's Meetings
DINGHY CLASSES 9:15 am Lot next to Wynn’s Gut Town Dock


9:30 am
10:55am Signal for first race for Keelboat Classes and Dinghy Classes
Races Begin
All Races Start 11 am Pantego Creek

Happy Hour

4:30 pm  
Buccaneer Bash
6:00 pm –
11 pm
Wilkinson Center
Keelboat awards presentation
8:30 pm
Breakfast for racers and crew

Continental breakfast

Signal for Dinghy Class distance race

7:45 am

9:425 am
Lot next to Wynn’s Gut Town Dock
Pantego Creek

This year’s race is being organized by the River Rat Yacht Club and Pirates on the Pungo, Inc.  The event has raised over $125,000 since 2007 to benefit local charities.

This Regatta will be governed byUS Sailing Rules and PHRF Rating Rules.

Click here for official Notice of Race.


Sailing dinghies

Multihull sailboats

Spinnaker and Non-Spinnaker Keelboats

A Cruising Class is provided for skippers and crew whose boats are not normally used for racing, but who want to participate in a fun event.

Additional “One-Design” Classes may be established when five or more boats of a single type (i.e. Jet 14, Force 5, Lightning, Sunfish, Flying Scot 19, Tanzer 16, Hobie 16, Buccaneer 18, San Juan 21, Catalina 22, J/22, J/24, etc.) are entered in the regatta by May 11, 2014.

Click to See the 2014 Race Results!


Register Online Now!
Click here to Register!

Registration before May 1st

Registration fee after May 1 is $65

Youth Entry! (18 and under)

Boats skippered and crewed
by youth 18 or younger may enter at NO CHARGE!

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Sponsorship Information
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