Lake Beulah Sailing School Event Calendar

For an online LBSS class and regatta Google calendar, CLICK here .  For a PDF version of the calendar, CLICK HERE .

For iCal format, click here .


Key Dates

LBSS 2018 Program start

Monday June 4, 2018 - Click here for LBSS Course Descriptions and Waiver of Liability Form.  For Course Registration, Medical, and Concussion Forms, click here .


26th annual Lake Beulah Sailing School Optimist Dinghy Regatta

On Monday, June 25, 2018, LBSS hosted the 26th Annual LBSS Optimist Dinghy Regatta. Thirty two (32) Green Fleet and fifty two (52) RWB Championship sailors competed, an increase of 17 sailors over 2017.  Last year, 23 Green Fleet and 44 RWB Championship sailors competed. For 2018 results, go to the "News".

For 2017 results, click  here for Green Fleet and here for RWB.


USA JUNIOR OLYMPIC SAILING FESTIVAL Upper Midwest - Lake Forest, IL

Friday, June 29th – Sunday July 1st, 2018 Club 420s with a crew of two including helmsman, Lasers, Laser Radials, and Optimists with a crew of one including helmsman will be used.  Registration ends on June 28, 2018. The entry fee for all classes is $80 per boat or competitor. The entry fee includes a Junior Olympic shirt, Friday’s clinic, lunch Saturday and Sunday, dinner Saturday and awards. Non-sailor meal tickets for Saturday’s dinner ($15) may be purchased on-site. For Notice of Race, Sailing Instructions, and Online Registration materials, click here .


X Boat Training Regatta At Pine 2018 - "TRAP"

Tuesday, June 26 and Wednesday, June 27, Junior and Senior Fleet Combined. For registration, click hereRegistration fees $100.00; Fee After 6/11/2018 - $125.00


LBSS FunD Raising - Amazing Race 2018 - Congratulations to the winning race team lead by Porter / Bohl.

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On Saturday July 7, 2018, the "Lake Beulah Sailing School Amazing Race” was held.  Thirteen teams of eight of more contestants competed across ten games of skill and twelve tests of Beulah knowledge. 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". While driving back to the LBYC, competitors did their best to answer the Lake Beulah trivia questions. Correct answers generated time credits, reducing each team’s skill challenge aggregate time.


Quad Lakes Regatta - lake Beulah yacht club - X Class

July 5 & 6, 2018 – This regatta is open to X boat sailors from Beulah, Cedar, Mendota, Nagawicka, Pine, and Oshkosh. Thirty nine boats competed in 2017.  For results, click here.


GLSS Dinghyfest - Class X, Optimist, Club 420, Laser Radial, Melges 14, & Open BIC

July 9 - 11, 2018  X boats competed on July 9 & 10. Optimists, Laser Radials, and Club 420s will compete on July 11. The Melges 14 and Open BIC will compete on July 12.  For details, visit the GLSS site here .

In 2018, winds were good at 8 to 15 mph for Class X. Seven Beulah boats attended the regatta on Geneva. Jonah/Callie led the LBSS crew, finishing in 11th place overall. Augie/Billy were close behind in 14th.  Results.

In 2017, only two races were completed by X boats due to lack of sufficient winds.  Bridget & Caroline finished in a tie for 2nd, but lost the tie breaker, thus finishing in 3rd place.  Ryan and Brian also finished in, but lost, a tie for 8th, thus finishing in 9th place. Fifty six boats completed.

In the Optimist class, morning storms forced a long postponement.  Only one race was completed with Ashley finishing 16th.

For the final 2017 results of Class X and Opti, click here .  

 Coach Michael with his LBSS Opti team.

Coach Michael with his LBSS Opti team.


Training Regatta at Cedar- Optimists

July 12, 2018 - Optimists are invited to sail in a training event at Cedar Lake in Wisconsin.  For Notice of Race and Entry Information, click here .


X-Treme Regatta – OSHKOSH

July 16 & 17, 2018 - X boaters are encouraged to compete at the annual Oshkosh X-treme Regatta.  For regatta Notice of Race (NOR) and registration information, click here .

in 2018, fourty 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 results, click here .

In 2017, four races were completed over two days.  On Monday, the students found light winds on Oshkosh, best known for its big waves and breezes.  Tuesday's conditions were closer to expectation - 10 to 15 mph and wave action, making for a perfect training experience for all our of X students. Jonah and Chandler won the regatta with no worse than a 7th place race finish. Bridget and Caroline won a race and finished fifth overall.  With fifty boats on the starting line, Xtreme was a good event for sailors to practice their start, find and maintain clear lanes, and set up at marks for clean roundings. WYA is next up at Pine Lake.

For final 2017 results, click here .


WYA X Championship Hosted by CEDAR Lake Yacht Club

Saturday, July 21 & Sunday, July 22 - For 2018 regatta information, go to the Cedar Lake Yacht Club website.

In 2017, light winds made for challenging racing.  Bridget and Caroline finished sixth overall, followed by Jonah / Chandler in seventh and Augie / William in twelfth. Beulah had eight (8) entries at Pine in the fleet of boats.


Optimist No Tears Regatta - Lake Beulah Yacht Club

July 23, 2018 - 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, click here .


ILYA Class X Championship Regatta  Pewaukee Lake Yacht CluB

July 25 to 28, 2018 - For NOR and SI's, and registration information click here .

The entry fee is $110.00 Entries received after July 10, 2018 will be subject to an additional fee of $20.00 if membership is made online. On-site registration day total fee is $140.00. The cost for meals and other activities are described in supplemental information available at the Regatta Toolbox Event Website, PYC website or via printed materials available during Check-In at Headquarters.

Check-In, Registration & Measurement: Wednesday, July 25 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church (W280N2101 Prospect Avenue (HWY SS), Pewaukee, WI 53072 (1/4 mile south of Headquarters). Registration is not completed until measurement and weight requirements have been checked and Sailing Instructions and Waiver of Liability have been acknowledged. Launching: Once registration is complete, launching will occur at Headquarters. Trailer parking will be available off-site. Practice Race: A combined practice race for any Senior or Junior who wishes to participate will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 25. More details will be available at Check-In.


ILYA Optimist Championship Regatta PEWAUKEE Lake Yacht Club

 July 29 to 31, 2018 - For NOR and Registration information, click here .

Entry fees include a Regatta T-Shirt. a) The registration fee is $80 per Optimist if paid by July 15, 2018. b) A late fee of $15 ($95 total) shall be paid for registrations completed on or after July 16, 2018. c) A late fee of $30 ($110 total) shall be paid for registrations on-site of the regatta. d) No entries will be accepted on Monday, July 30, 2018


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