Michigan - Ontario

Michigan - Ontario

The Michigan Ontario district encompasses fleets in Michigan and Indiana and at one time included fleets in Canada.

In Michigan we have Crescent Sail Yacht Club in Grosse Point Farms, Crystal Lake in Crystal, Detroit Yacht Club, Gull Lake in Kalamazoo, Klinger Lake in Sturgis, and Portage Yacht Club in Pinckney. In Indiana we have Clear Lake in Fremont.

The District Governor is Larry Breskin.

Shared by Jim Davis on Facebook - Nice story from Tom Ehman Jr. on the history of Flying Scots on Portage Lake in Michigan. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_4UCFMaE6Oo
Below is a list of all the awards given at the awards ceremony at the 2022 NAC. There were also awards given to each daily race winner, and FSSA plaques given to the North Cape Yacht Club and Regatta Chairperson Eric Gunderson. Congratulations to all the winners. 2022 Flying Scot North American Championship - North Cape Yacht Club, La Salle, MI - Trophy Winners Best Sailed Club-Owned Boat Detroit Yacht Club Cup – Awarded to the... Read More
Pictures: Championship winners David Ames and PJ Buhler, Challenger winners Robert McElwain and Amy Bullard, Fleet of the Year Dallas Fleet 23. represented by Robert and Nina Cummings. Other awards will be posted later. North Cape Yacht Club with Chairoerson Eric Gunderson put on a terrific event with incredible hospitality, loads of volunteers, delicious food, and great race management by PRO Matt Bounds. The conditions were challenging - too much wind  not enough wind and... Read More
Final day of the NAC and it's a beautiful sunny day in the 70's with winds 7 mph from the northeast. We hope to get the 2 required races in today! Good luck to all.  Update  - we got in both races and we are done. Results here: https://yachtscoring.com/event_results_cumulative.cfm?eID=14979 Read More
The day started with some promise, a little wind and a bit cloudy with temperatures in the high 60's to mid 70's. We were waiting for the wind to shift East and it did, but there wasn't enough of it. So up went the postpone flag and we waited. We started a race with some light wind and by the time we reached the windward mark, the race was abandoned. The PRO Matt Bounds patiently waited for Improvement but finally raised the AP over H flags, sending us in with hope for... Read More