26th annual Lake Beulah Sailing School Optimist Dinghy Regatta
Monday, June 25, 2018 will be the date of the 26th Annual LBSS Optimist Dinghy Regatta. For the Notice of Race (NOR), click here . For Registration, release of liability, medical, and concussion forms required for participation, click here . Late entry fees apply for registrations postmarked after June 16, 2018.
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 here . Registration fees $100.00; Fee After 6/11/2018 - $125.00
LBSS FunD Raising - Amazing Race 2018
On Saturday July 7, 2018, the "Lake Beulah Sailing School Amazing Race” will depart from the Lake Beulah Yacht Club piers @ 4:30 pm. $125.00 Per Person Reservation Deadline is July 1st. Gather up your team of eight friends, four men and four women NOW! Suitable for participants aging from age 21 to 100!
Each team will climb aboard a pontoon boat skippered by a member of the LBSS Board of Directors for an active & engaging evening of trivia, games of skill, and a wonderful tour of the lake. Return back to the LBYC by 7:30 for a dinner catered by Toothpicks Catering featuring fresh Open Range Beef! Silent & Live Auction to feature Premium Items.
Please mail/deliver checks to attention of Andrea Jarecki, N9080 Oakwood Lane, Mukwonago, WI 53149. Questions to Andrea at either email@example.com or 414.881.7444 or to LBSS President, Kent Haeger, - KHaege01@yahoo.com .
We thank our generous donors, student volunteers, and participants who supported the 2017 Amazing Race. Twelve teams of eight players received their instructions during a competitors briefing at the LBYC. Teams then boarded pontoon boats with designated LBSS drivers. Five local properties were designated as sites for skill challenges. At the sites, twelve sailing school students were allocated to each site where they assisted with docking of boats and timing for each of the nine challenges. While driving back to the yacht club, teams did their best to answer thirty one Lake Beulah trivia questions. Correct answers generated time credits, reducing each team’s skill challenge aggregate time. Congratulations to the winning race team – Lindy’s Crawlers. Top Trivia Team was Red Eye.
Below are links to the final 2017 results, trivia questions/answers, and a few photos from the event.
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. Registration Fee: $90 postmarked on or before June 25th. $20 late fee. For regatta information including Notice of Race and Sailing Instructions, click here .
GLSS Dinghyfest - Class X, Optimist, Club 420, Laser Radial, Melges 14, & Open BIC
July 9 - 11, 2018 X boats will compete 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 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 .
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 .
The Xtreme will consist of as many as six races. One race will constitute a regatta. Racing will start at 12:15 on Monday, July 16th. No race will start after 12:30 on Tuesday, July 17th. Entries: Registration may be completed on Regatta Network. Entry fee is $162 per boat. Late Fee of $20 begins on June 30 at noon. Registration includes dry land mooring, launching, trailer parking, skipper and crew lunches for both days and Casino night at The Waters with buffet dinner for skipper and crew. Entries on or before June 30 will also include t-shirts for skipper and crew. Extras may be purchased on RN until 6/30.
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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