10 TH ANNUAL VANDERLEEK CUP HOSPICE REGATTA Fickle winds (no wind) plagued the start of VanderLeek Cup Hospice Regatta on Saturday August 19th . After over an hour delay the breezes filled in and the racing and fun began for the 20 boats on the starting line. Here are the podium results: S2 7.9’s 1 […]
On July 28th to the 30th the Ugotta Regatta ran at Little Traverse Yacht Club. Several of MBYC’s members raced in this fun event. We thank all members who raced for using their time to attend this race and show that the MBYC is a club with racers. The photo below is the crew of […]
The Bayview Mackinac has finished and 3 of our members ranked among those who ended. Bob Hughes , Guy Hiestand and Don Condit all finished the race. Below is a link to a news article with the title a fast and satisfying race. News Article on Bayview Mac This photo is of Don Condit with […]
On July 22 2017 the MBYC hosted a J111 regatta. We thank all racers who raced for making it a fun event at the MBYC. Below are the posted results. We would also like to thank Jordan Pasisian of GVSU Sailing and John Donnelly for taking the below photos of the event.
This year Chicago Mac race had around 300 boats start but because of high winds on Lake Michigan 52 boats pulled out including the Doug DeVos’s Windquest plus a couple others from the MBYC. The finish of the race though was slow as the wind died down near the finish. John Palmer won 1st place […]
A big thanks to all the members who joined in the Queens Cup for representing the MBYC! We had quite a few members who raced. Below is the race results for the races our members entered. Note Our members are highlighted to make it easier to find. The ORR results are in the PDF file […]
Congratulations to all members who joined the 2017 Tripp cup. Listed below is the results of the cup plus the photos members sent to us. Note: MBYC members are highlighted.
Commodores Cup Winners The Commodore’s Cup is MBYC’s signature offshore event, and was held on June 17 and 18 on the near shore waters of Lake Michigan. The fleet of 25 boats saw fantastic sailing conditions for two days, which resulted in very competitive racing in all 4 classes. The MBYC race committee volunteers, […]
Over the past 10 years the VanderLeek Cup Hospice Regatta as become a major fund raiser and sailing event for the Holland area. To be exact the Regatta to date has raised $723,183 for Hospice of Holland. This year’s Regatta will be held on Saturday, August 19. It’s not too soon to sign-up crew and […]
Let’s have a fun race to Port Sheldon. Pursuit Race! Calling all boats, Mac, get that Catalina out and stretch some sailcloth, Summer is closing in a few weeks, get your friends together for a sail to a great little swimming hole. 8 nautical miles, Michael your snacktician can work out at least three snack […]