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Change of Watch

Make your reservations today for the change of watch at the MBYC. We award trophies to the winners of our series and regattas and the changing of the flag officers while having a great night with friends. This event begins at 6:30 pm and we look forward to seeing you! We will be having a […]

Vanderleek Results

The MBYC got a clean sweep at the Vanderleek hospice Regatta and we want to say thank you and congratulations to our members. Listed below are the top three racers. Talaria, Tom Slanec, 1st Overall Second Wind, Don & Jean Bergman, 2nd OverallRoxy, Don Condit, 3rd Overall

CYC Verve Results

Bob Hughes on Heartbreaker made 1st place in his division and Doug Devos on Windquest got 2nd in the same division. The MBYC is very proud of our two members who sailed and send congratulations to them. To see the full results Click Here.

BYC Mackinac

Macatawa Bay Yacht Club was represented by five boats in the Bayview Yacht Club Mackinac race which started in Port Huron and finished at Mackinac Island. The crews were faced with a wide range of conditions from little to no wind, to winds that approached 50 knots in a fairly intense storm. Bob Hughes’ Heartbreaker […]

Ugotta Regatta Results

The racing at the 2019 Ugotta Regatta delivered all the best that Northern Michigan has to offer! Two beautiful days of racing in one most beautiful venues in the world, Little Traverse Bay. Saturday offered a classic SW/W breeze that held through the entire afternoon which allowed the RC to set long courses for the […]

Mackinac Cup Results

Congratulations to all our Club Teams that competed in this traditional 333mile Regatta from Chicago to Mackinac Island. While all Teams demonstrated great skills in reaching the finish line two teams excelled this year. Mitch Padnos and his crew on Sufficient Reason finished 2nd Overall in the Mackinac Trophy Division and 1st in their section. […]

Queens Cup Results

Thanks to the many members who raced in the Queen’s cup. We are very proud to have so many of our members racing. To see the results of the race click here. Here is a list of our members who raced and finished the Queen’s cup. Todd Beyer on Whitecap Bob Hughes on Heartbreaker Mitchell […]

Tripp Cup Results

Thanks to all of our members who chose to race in the Tripp cup. Special Congratulations to Mitchell Padnos and the crew of Sufficient Reason for winning their division. See below for the results of that race.

Memorial Day Regatta Results

Congratulations to Mitch Padnos and the crew of Sufficient Reason for winning the PHRF division and Sam Padnos and crew of TWD for winning the VX One division of the Memorial Day Regatta. Thanks to all the participants of the race for a wonderful race.

Heartbreaker takes 2nd in the Melges 20 World Champ.

Tight competition characterized the championship; the top four teams were only a few points apart, locked in a tight battle throughout the final day. Heartbreaker by Bob Hughes with Federico Michetti and Manu Weiller finished in second place, giving a warm, happy embrace to the winning team of the Stig after the finish. Click Here […]