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Sailboat Racing

Racing is one of our core activities. Currently we have two very strong fleets meeting every Tuesday and Wednesday for buoy racing that take place right off the Sheboygan harbor. In addition, every season we schedule several long-distance races from Sheboygan to various destination on Lake Michigan.

2017 will be another exciting racing season with the following events scheduled:
Wednesday Night Racing May 17 - September 13
June 10 - Governor's Cup
June 17 - Hika Bay Full Crew Race
July 8 - July Series
July 22 - Hika Bay Double Handed
August 5 - August Series
August 19 - Sheboygan to Manitowoc
August 20 - Manitowoc to Sheboygan
September 1 - Sheboygan to Port Washington
September 16 - Last Chance Regatta

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2017 Race Committee

David Bronson - Chairman

Tuesday Racing

Tuesday is our Lightning Fleet racing. Lightning is a 19' - 2 to 3 person racing sailboat. Fast and stable with a huge spinnaker; third largest one-design fleet in the world with over 15,000 boats in the class. Raced in club, regional, national, and international competition.

Wednesday Racing

Non-members are welcome to participate in SYC's PHRF Racing Program. If you are interested, download and complete the 2017 SYC PHRF Racing Entry Form and submit it with the other required documents (proof of insurance; PHRF Certificate [not required for Wednesdays]; and proof of US Sailing Membership [optional - discounted fees]).

2017 PHRF Racing Schedule
2017 PHRF Racing Entry Form
2017 SYC SI Wednesday PHRF
2017 SYC NOR
2017 SYC SI's
2017 SYC SI's Appendix A

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Come and experience what everyone is talking about from the incredible cuisine and one of the best views on the western shore of Lake Michigan to a place that is home to some of the most experienced and friendliest sailors on the Great Lakes.

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