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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.

2018 will be another exciting racing season with the following events scheduled:
Wednesday Night Racing May 23 - September 12
June 2 - Governor's Cup Series
June 16 - Hika Bay Full Crew Race
June 30 - Oostburg 2-Handed Race
July 7 - Larson Trophy Series
July 14 - Hika Bay 2-Handed Race
August 4 - Oostburg Full Crew Race
August 18 - Sheboygan to Manitowoc
August 19 - Manitowoc to Sheboygan
August 31 - Sheboygan to Port Washington
September 8 - Last Chance Series

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2018 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 2018 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]).

2018 PHRF Racing Schedule
2018 PHRF Racing Entry Form
2018 SYC NOR
2018 SYC SI Wednesday PHRF
2018 SYC SI's
2018 SYC SI Change 1
Wednesday Night Sailing Instructions - Change #1

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