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Change of Watch

This dinner recognizes the sailing achievements of the 2018 season, club trophies have been engraved and winning teams will be acknowledged. The evening ends with our Change of watch. Flag officers will pass the flags symbolizing their new positions.  The current Commodore completes his term this evening as the Vice Commodore takes over. The meal […]

MBYC Fall/Winter Wine Tasting

MBYC is holding a Fall/Winter Wine Tasting in the Commodore’s Room and Upstairs Bar on Friday, October 5 from 6:00-7:30 pm. We will feature wines best appreciated in upcoming cool weather along with small bites. Wine/Food pairings for traditional holiday meals including Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, Christmas and New Year’s Eve will be provided so you can […]

2018 Anchorage Cup

The Anchorage cup has been completed again for another year. We give congratulations to all our members who raced in the Anchorage Cup. We give special congratulations to Eric Wynsma, Don Condit, Tom Slanec for getting first place in their respective class. Tracy Brand & Don Bergman also deserve congratulations for getting third place in their classes as […]

S2 7.9 Class Championship

“MBYC was ably represented at the 2018 S2 7.9 Class Championship Regatta by skippers Tom Bryant, Scott Derby, and Peter Schwarz.  The event was hosted by Ford Yacht Club, located on Lake Erie in Grosse Ile, Michigan.  26 7.9s participated, with boats traveling from Kentucky, Tennessee, Wisconsin, Illinois, and Ohio.  Three days of racing were scheduled, […]

Ugotta Regatta Results

The Little Traverse Yacht Club’s Ugotta Regatta is a popular event the weekend following the second Mackinac race.  This year, 7 MBYC boats competed, with the following notable results: Sufficient Reason (Mitch Padnos) – 3rd in ORR ‘C’ Usual Suspects – 2nd in PHRF ‘A’ Utah – 2nd in J111 We congratulate our top finishers […]

Chicago to Mac Results

From tragedy and big seas to flat calm and floating, the 110th Chicago Yacht Club Race to Mackinac (CYCRTM) presented by Wintrust, was truly a race of extremes. Our sailing community suffered a tragic loss when Jon Santarelli, a crew member aboard Imedi, fell overboard and was not recovered. The first 24 hours the 288 racing teams […]

Labor Day Breakfast

This fun event offers an amazing breakfast buffet with your service provided by our MBJYC junior members.  The children set the tables, take drink orders, clear the tables and reset.  Proceeds help support the MBJYC events.  Members children and grandchildren are welcome to come help, volunteers should arrive at 8:00 am. The breakfast is available […]

Queens Cup Photos & Results

MBYC was well represented with 9 boats competing in the Queen’s Cup race from Milwaukee to Grand Haven, hosted by South Shore Yacht Club of Milwaukee on June 22, 2018.  All boats competed under the PHRF rule, and some elected to be scored also under ORR. Notable PHRF finishes include: Willie J (Doug Petter) – 2nd in […]

Tripp Cup Results

Seven boats from MBYC competed in the Tripp Memorial Cup Race from Muskegon to Milwaukee on June 20, 2018.  They competed under the PHRF rule, and notable MBYC finishes were: Roxy (Don Condit) – 1st in PHRF 3 and 2nd overall Willie J (Doug Petter) – 2nd in PHRF 1 Utah (Bradley Faber) – 2nd […]

Bayview Mac Results

According to the Detroit Free Press, this was one of the slowest Bayview Mac races in decades due to the winds. In fact, most of the divisions were so slow they had to extend the finish time to 6 pm (normally it closes at noon). To read the full article and see the photos including our feature […]