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C&C 30 North American Championship

The C&C 30 One Design was designed by Mark Mills and is built by US Watercraft in Warren, RI., and the class held its inaugural North American Championship in Newport, RI., which was held in conjunction with the NYYC’s Rolex Race Week in Newport, RL. In attendance were 9 very competitive boats, each of which, […]

2015 Race to Mackinac

    Mackinac Island, July 14, 2015 Eleven Macatawa Bay Yacht Club boats participated in the Chicago to Mackinac race this year against three hundred forty four competitors. Every boat represented our club well with three bringing home flags and one earning line honors. Conditions on the South half of the lake were light with a […]

Melges 24 World Championship News

Our own Chris Rast lead his team to the win of the Melges 24 World Championship of 2015 Here is a link discussing his win and serveral photos of the event.  http://www.sail-world.com/2015-Melges-24-World-Championship-overall/136191 Follow this link to see an interview of Chris on youtube filmed before he won. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-PGXRHrtk5E&sns=em

Bearly Movin’ wins 2015 Queen’s Cup

  Bearly Movin’ took top honors in the 77th Challenge for the Queen’s Cup, posting a winning time of 8 hours, 0 minutes, 27 seconds. Bearly Movin’ also took first place in Division 5. The 44-foot, DuFour sailing yacht, is owned by Bill and Lisa Ruoff of Grand Rapids, and they teamed up with crew […]