PHRF Mid Atlantic – Serving the racers of:

New Jersey’s Ocean and Bays, New York Harbor, The Hudson River, and The Delaware River

Important News Regarding 2023 Certificates:

For the 2023 season, PHRF-MA certificates will be processed via this website and a new with a system. We will not be using US Sailing’s system going forward.

We are targeting late February for the new system to be available.  Watch this space for updates.

In preparation for the new process, please refer to New Application/Adjustment Worksheet which is located in our Documents section for any information that might be missing from your existing certificate.  The info on the worksheet will be required when obtaining a PHRF certificate in our new system.  The completeness and accuracy of your information will better help us quickly issue certificates.  You may also use this form to prepare if you are declaring a modification or if you have a new boat for the 2023 season.

This form will only be used for your reference when entering info into our new system.  Applications will not be processed by submitting this worksheet in any form.

Upcoming Events:

Sunday, February 19th, 1700 – PHRF 101 at Toms River Yacht Club

Sunday, March 5th, 1600 – PHRF 101 at Atlantic Highlands Yacht Club

Thursday, March 23rd, 1900 – PHRF 101 at Metedeconk River Yacht Club

Event Details – PHRF 101:

In an effort to help sailors understand PHRF Mid-Atlantic and how it works, PHRF-MA has put together a 1 hour presentation that explains the following along with a Q&A panel.

• Who is PHRF-MA
• How Does PHRF Work / Ratings and Adjustments
• Obtaining a Rating
• Handicapping Procedure
• How to Apply for a Rating
• Filling out the Application for a Rating Certificate
• Definitions and what they mean on the Certificate
• Appeal or Suspect a rating
• Optimizing your rating

Open to ALL sailors that might be interested in obtaining a rating, and to answer questions for those that already have ratings.