On June 10th 2017 the Coast Guard will be at MBYC doing voluntary boat inspections so if you would like to know if you boat is in ship shape please come. Attached is a check list of things the Guard will be looking at. Vessel Examination Information
Hope College and Grand Valley Sailing Teams Honored at MCSA Midwinters HOLLAND – The Hope College Sailing Team and Grand Valley Club Sailing won a total of four awards during the Midwest Collegiate Sailing Association’s (MCSA) annual Midwinters meeting and banquet held in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, on Saturday, Jan. 28. Both the Hope College Sailing […]
This past weekend (Feb. 12) we wrapped up the third Regatta of the VX ONE Winter series in Sarasota. Sarasota Sailing Squadron provided us with Great Hospitality, Racing and plenty of fun. The group also enjoyed several “MBYC” dinners in Sarasota’s food circle….great bonding. Our MBYC Team was well represented with Scott Derby, Sam and […]
While most of us are bundled in winter coats and boots, some of our racers are showing our burgee at major southern venues. Recently at the Quantum Key West Race Week; Brad Faber’s Utah scored a 6th place in the very competitive J111 class, Brad’s crew overcame some tough races during the 12 race series […]
Thursday, May 11 Macatawa Bay Yacht Club is excited to host North U for this important seminar: The Racing Rules of Sailing 2017-2020. The Rules & Tactics seminar covers the rule (new and old) and related tactics. You can’t play the game if you don’t know the rules. Know Your Rights! For too many sailors […]
Below is the photo slideshow that was played at the 2016 change of watch showing this years sailing events.
Congratulations to the racers who took part in the 2016 VX One National Championship! A special congratulations to … 1st Place John Potter 2nd Place Sam Padnos 3rd Place Phillip Norris 4th Place Timother Pitts/ Joe Ferra 5th Place Emily Billing
Congratulations to the junior sailors who won in the following races.
In July the MBYC had the honor of hosting an RC event with three generations of the Boerma-Markey family taking part. The photo shows the family posing with the Dragonflite 95’s they sailed.
Congratulations to Bob Hughes for racing in the J/70 Summer Invitational at the San Francisco Yacht Club and placing third. Bob was racing against several locals and at least two international groups in this seventeen boat race. Click here to see the results. Note: We love news of our members sailing accomplishments. Please email […]