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Tuesday, April 3, 2018

The Toledo Yacht Club’s history dates back to the 1800’s. After a devastating fire in 1906, the old frame building was totally destroyed. In 1908, the new masonry structure was erected, which still stands today in all its history and glory. Few clubs can provide the sheltered, yet convenient, access to the Great Lakes that

tags: Lake Erie, Yacht Club

Thursday, March 29, 2018

North Cape Yacht Club is pleased to announce its schedule for this summer’s Adult Learn to Sail Program. This program, first initiated by I-LYA trustee and AYC delegate, Bill Pribe, eight years ago. It is open to adults 18 years or older wishing to learn the basics of sailing. Thus far, 141 students have taken the ALTS classes

tags: Education, Sailing, Yacht Club

Monday, October 16, 2017

Great Lakes Yacht Club is a diverse sail and power boat club offering yachting amenities at an affordable price in a supportive, enjoyable, family-friendly environment. A hidden paradise in the heart of the Nautical Mile, close to nearby freeways, Great Lakes Yacht Club has quick access to Lake St. Clair making it easy to enjoy your

tags: Lake Erie, Yacht Club

Saturday, August 5, 2017

Maritime enthusiasts can now celebrate our maritime heritage with two great Door County maritime institutions. The Door County Maritime Museum and the Sturgeon Bay Yacht Club have partnered up to offer reduced rates to new members with dual memberships in 2017. Current members of the Sturgeon Bay Yacht Club (SBYC) can join the Door

tags: Boat Club, History, Yacht Club

Friday, April 28, 2017

CATAWBA ISLAND BOAT SHOW READY TO GO "A beautiful show!” - It’s the oft-heard description voiced by many visitors when the exclusive Catawba Island Club opens its grounds to the public for the 2017 edition of the Progressive Insurance Catawba Island Boat Show, Friday – Sunday, April 28-30. Now in its 13th year,

tags: Boat Show, Lake Erie, Yacht Club

Thursday, April 21, 2016

Spring is just around the corner! It may be hard to look out at Lake Erie these days and see warm, sunny boating weather, but the announcement of dates for the 12th annual Progressive Insurance Catawba Island Boat Show reminds us that spring is in sight. Slated to again tie up at the prestigious Catawba Island Club, Friday to Sunday,

tags: Boat Show, Yacht Club

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

The CIC Club will host a presentation by Skip Dieball of Toledo May 7, 2016. In his sailing career, Dieball has earned 37 Major One Design Titles, including the 2015 Etchells World Championship held last November in Hong Kong. In addition to these achievements, he actively pursued an opportunity to represent the United States in both

tags: Yacht Club

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

The Chicago Yacht Club has released the Notice of Race for the 24th North American Challenge Cup (NACC). The event, one of the longest-running regattas in America for disabled adults, will he held from Friday, July 31 to Monday, August 3 at the Chicago Yacht Club's Belmont Station. Racing will be sailed in three classes of

tags: Racing, Yacht Club

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

CHICAGO (August 10, 2014) — Convergence, a T10 skippered by Chicago Yacht Club Member Don Wilson, won the overall Verve Cup Trophy and was also named T10 North American Champion today at the conclusion of the 22nd annual Verve Cup Offshore Regatta hosted by the Chicago Yacht Club. This year’s Verve Cup, which features

tags: Yacht Club

Thursday, July 31, 2014

The Chicago Yacht Club’s North American Challenge Cup (NACC), will be held at Belmont Harbor from Aug. 1 through Aug. 4, 2014. The NACC begins with a pre-race clinic on Friday, conducted by US Sailing/Sperry Topsider Paralympic coach Betsy Alison, followed by three days of competitive sailboat racing. “This event is one

tags: Yacht Club