LBSS Program start
Monday June 3, 2019 - Click here for LBSS Course Registration, Waiver of Liability, Medical, and Concussion Forms.
27th annual Lake Beulah Sailing School Optimist Dinghy Regatta
On Monday, June 24, LBSS hosted the 27th Annual LBSS Optimist Dinghy Regatta. Twenty five (25) Green Fleet and sixty four (64) RWB Championship sailors entered the competition, an increase of 5 sailors over 2018. Weather conditions were wet and cold in the morning, but the sun shined in the afternoon. For 2019 results, go to the "News".
Last summer, thirty two (32) Green Fleet and fifty two (52) RWB Championship sailors competed, an increase of 17 sailors over 2017. For 2018 results, go to the "News".
USA JUNIOR OLYMPIC SAILING FESTIVAL Upper Midwest - Wayzata, MN
Sunday, June 16th – Tuesday, June 18th - Club 420s with a crew of two including helmsman / Lasers, Laser Radials, and Optimists with one helmsman will be used. The entry fee for all participants is $70 per competitor. The entry fee includes Junior Olympic T-shirt (If registered before June 12th), 2 lunches, adventure race, fun fest and awards. Registrants will also receive a goodie bag filled with lots of great stuff.
X Boat Training Regatta At Pine - "TRAP"
Tuesday, June 25 and Wednesday, June 26, Junior and Senior Fleet Combined. For registration, click here . Registration fees $100.00; Fee After 6/11/2018 - $125.00
2019 LBSS Amazing Race - Congratulations to the winning race team lead by Shari and Jeff Mueller.
On Saturday July 6, 2019, the "Lake Beulah Sailing School Amazing Race” was held. Fifteen teams of eight of more contestants competed across nine games of “skill”. After receiving their instructions during a competitors briefing at the LBYC, teams boarded pontoon boats with designated LBSS drivers. Five local properties were designated as sites for the skill challenges. LBSS students provided oversight to ensure "Fair Sailing".
Quad Lakes Regatta - Cedar Lake yacht club - X Class
July 1 & 2 – This regatta is open to X boat sailors from Beulah, Cedar, Mendota, Nagawicka, Pine, and Oshkosh. In 2019, Augie Jarecki & Alex Mueller finished second overall, leading all of the LBSS students.
GLSS Dinghyfest - Class X, Optimist, Melges 14, & Open BIC - GENEVA Lake Sailing School
July 8 - 12 X boats competed on July 8 & 9. Optimists competed on July 10 & 11. This year for the first time GLSS will offer two days of competition for Optimist racers (Wed-Thu). Red-White-Blue fleet tested their skills on an International Optimist Course while the Green Fleet raced around a triangle. Results.
Training Regatta at Cedar - Optimists
Friday, July 12 - Optimists are invited annually to sail in an Optimist training event at Cedar Lake in Wisconsin. For 2019 results, click here .
X-Treme Regatta – OSHKOSH
Monday/Tuesday, July 15 & 16 - Fifty five (55) X boaters competed at the annual Oshkosh X-treme Regatta. Augie Jarecki/Alex Mueller won the first race in hot, breezy conditions. For 2019 results, click here .
In 2018, forty eight (48) X boats were entered. Five races were completed - four on Monday and just one on Tuesday. LBSS students Anne Cate Schmidt and Anneliese LeRoy finished second overall with Jonah Boykin and Callie Smith in sixth as the top two LBSS sailors. Five other Beulah teams competed in the event. For 2018 results, click here .
WYA X Championship Hosted by NAGAWICKA Lake Yacht Club
Saturday & Sunday, July 20 & 21 - Nagawicka Lake Yacht Club hosted the 2019 Wisconsin Yachting Association (WYA) Class X Championship. Sixty four boats competed. For the 2019 final results, click here .
Optimist No Tears Regatta - CEDAR LAKE Yacht Club
Monday, July 22 - The No Tears Regatta is for those sailors who are early in their sailing careers. You may not participate if you placed in the top five of last year's event or if you are sailing in RWB regattas or on your home lake this year. For NOR and registration information, visit the ILYA.org site or click here to register.
ILYA Class X Championship Regatta Minnetonka Yacht CluB
July 24 to 27 - For NOR and SI's, and registration information click here .
The entry fee is $110.00 Entries received after Sunday, June 30, 2019 will incur a $20 late fee in addition to the entry fee ($130). On-site registration entries will incur a $30 late fee in addition to the entry fee ($140).
ILYA Optimist Championship Regatta white bear Lake Yacht Club
July 28 to 30 - For NOR and Registration information, visit the ILYA.org site.
Pram Power - North Lake
Thursday, August 8 - For NOR and Registration information, either stay tuned or follow the North Lake Yacht Club website.
Note for September 25 - 27, 2020
USODA Midwest Optimist Championship - Geneva Lake Sailing School
USODA announced that Geneva Lake Sailing School has been selected to host the 2020 Optimist Midwest Championship to be held September 25 - 27. This event will serve as a Qualifier for the 2021 Optimist Team Trials. Geneva Lake is one of the premier sailing venues in the Midwest. Geneva Lake Sailing School was host to the 2018 Optimist Midwest Championship.
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