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Thursday, February 26, 2015

DETROIT and CHICAGO (February 25, 2015) — Bayview Yacht Club and Chicago Yacht Club are pleased to announce their intention to jointly host a ‘Super Mackinac’ Race in July 2015. The event will start in the waters of Lake Michigan off downtown Chicago on July 11. Competitors will follow the traditional course to

tags: Racing

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

UT beat teams from the U.S. Naval Academy, Ohio State University, the University of Michigan, Michigan State University and the U.S. Coast Guard Academy. Sailing the Express 37 Troubador, UT competed in five races, each about 1.2 miles long, placing first in three of them and second in the other two. “The competition was very

tags: Education, Racing, Sailing

Thursday, August 14, 2014

NEWPORT, R.I. (August 12, 2014) – A “virtual mark” adds an intriguing new twist to the 10th Annual Ida Lewis Distance Race (ILDR), which starts this Friday (August 15). Starting at 12:30 p.m. off Fort Adams in Newport, R.I., the popular overnighter takes its fleet of PHRF, IRC, One-Design, Doublehanded and

tags: History, Racing