Twenty-two boats - 9 from Cliton Lake Sailing Association - registered for the 2017 Egyptian Cup Regatta at Careyle Sailing Association. Due to Sunday's forecast for lstorms and heavy winds, PRO Ted Beier held 4 races on Saturday. Two W-L races were sailed in the morning in 8-12 MPH WSW winds. In the afternoon the winds held steady and there was 1 modified Olympic and 1 W-L course. After Day 1 the top 5 boats were separated by just 5 points... Read More
Flying Scot Fleet 201 hosted the 2017 Indy Regatta on Jun 10-22 at Eagle Creek Sailing Club, on Eagle Creek Reservoir in Indianapolis. If you were'nt there, you might have missed some pretty great racing according to some posts on Facebook. The weatehre was great! Saturday eatured clear skies and winds SW at 15 mph with gusts to 25 mph with 4 W/L races completed. Sunday also had clear skies, and less wind S at 12 mph with gusts to 18 and 2 W/L races.... Read More
Calling all sailors to the Chicago
Boat Show - Speaker Series
Time: Saturday, January 14th at 2:15 PM.
Title: Crew Satisfaction
Presented by Tyler and Carrie Andrews
Brief Description: Insight into developing and maintaining great team work, especially when sailing with your significant other. Presented by Tyler and Carrie Andrews, who have over 50 years of combined sailing experience at a high level. Crew Satisfaction will also be incorporating insight and tips from other... Read More
Story by Deb Aronson
Well, at the risk of tooting my own (really Fleet 135's) horn, I'd say the Glow regatta was pretty much a success. The weather was a little toasty, but still reasonable for camping. We had the very able PRO Dan Goldberg squeeze two races out of the light, north-northeast winds Saturday and then two more great races Sunday when the wind finally arrived from the south.
In Saturday's first race Bill Vogler and Jack McClurkin caught Bruce and Lynn Kitchen, who have been... Read More
If you're wondering what happened at the 2016 Glow in the Dark Regatta, the picture above is a sneask peak from the first race that was won by Bill Vogler and Jack McClurkin flying sail #5892. The results are here. A story is coming soon!