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Karl Lanka wins Polar Bear Regatta

Karl Lanka wins Polar Bear Regatta

Twenty Sailors from 6 states competed in the 54th annual Lake Davenport Sailing Club’s Polar Bear Regatta (PBR) over the weekend.  With temperatures in the mid-seventies, however, it didn’t feel very “Polar.”  Apart from the temperatures, conditions included: light air, …

Posted on September 30th, by Matt Prange in From the Blog.


Kent Haeger and Mike Greeson win the Nan Norris Beulah Challenge

Kent Haeger and Mike Greeson win the Nan Norris Beulah Challenge

Saturday morning brought big breezes as 33 C scows headed out onto Lake Beulah. After several starts, the fleet got off a good start to the first race of the Nan Norris Beulah Challenge. Kent Haeger got out to an …

Posted on September 24th, by Matt Prange in From the Blog.


Peter Keck and Ben Porter win Blue Chip

Peter Keck and Ben Porter win Blue Chip

Congratulations to Peter Keck and Ben Porter (N-181) on winning the 55th C Scow Blue Chip Championship Regatta. Peter and Ben sailed an excellent regatta, winning two of the four races, and took home the coveted hand-painted portrait by Dr. …

Posted on September 24th, by Matt Prange in From the Blog.


Joe Schaub Wins Fenton Fall Regatta

Joe Schaub Wins Fenton Fall Regatta
Photo courtesy of Elizabeth Bernstein

Photo courtesy of Elizabeth Bernstein

Thirteen boats competed at the Fenton Fall event this past weekend. Joe Schaub had a near perfect event with 5 firsts and one second. See full results below.

Pl Sail# Skipper R1 R2 R3 R4
Posted on September 24th, by Matt Prange in From the Blog.


Glenn McMurray wins Maxinkuckee Fall Regatta

Glenn McMurray wins Maxinkuckee Fall Regatta

Glenn McMurray and Andrea Lee came out on top this weekend at the Maxinkuckee Fall Regatta. Competing in an 18 boat fleet in four races, this was a close regatta that came down to a tie breaking win by McMurray. …

Posted on September 24th, by Matt Prange in From the Blog.


Steve Schmidt Wins ILYA Two Years Straight

Steve Schmidt Wins ILYA Two Years Straight

Oshkosh yacht club threw an amazing four day event with over 100 boats in 4 fleets Thursday-Sunday this past week. The new format of the regatta allowed all the fleets to socialize together and for sailors to have half days …

Posted on August 20th, by Matt Prange in From the Blog.


Steve Schmidt wins WYA

Steve Schmidt wins WYA

This year’s WYA was full of surprises. With great coordination from the Delavan yacht club, all boat got to dry sail the entire weekend. Yes, that means the 56 boat fleet. Friday started off promising with racing starting on time …

Posted on August 6th, by Matt Prange in From the Blog.


Andy Burdick Wins WMYA

Andy Burdick Wins WMYA

Andy won out with Cam McNeil finishing second. Can’t feel too bad for Cam, though, because he won the MC fleet and was also on the winning E, crewing middle for Jamie Kimball with Rob Kimball up front. This regatta …

Posted on August 6th, by Matt Prange in From the Blog.


John Porter wins C Invite

John Porter wins C Invite

I have never been so exhausted from doing nothing! I think I speak for all in saying “BRAVO” Cedar Lake, IN yacht club! Too many people to thank for this “no air regatta” We were fortunate to get two races …

Posted on July 30th, by Matt Prange in From the Blog.


Peter Keck and Ben Porter win Nationals

Peter Keck and Ben Porter win Nationals

Seventy boats competed for the C Scow national championship title and coveted gold C emblem. Friday greeted sailors with heavy winds. After a skippers meeting the fleet went out for back to back races. Race 1 was won by Lou …

Posted on June 17th, by Matt Prange in From the Blog.