SOUTH SHORE YACHT
CLUB’s QUEEN’S CUPSM
The 72nd sailing of the Queen's Cup
Race will be held on June 25, 2010.
This is an over-night race from
Milwaukee, Wisconsin to Grand Haven,
Michigan. The scheduled time of the
warning signal for the first start is
5:55 PM CDT. 180-200 boats are expected
The race is open to boats of the
LMPHRF, LMPHRF multihull, and onedesign
classes that meet the following
a) 10 entries are required for a onedesign
class, except 3 entries for the
GL 70 class. If the minimum requirement
is not met, the entries may be assigned to
the PHRF fleet.
b) 5 multihull entries are required
for there to be a multihull fleet.
c) 5 entries are required for the
Registration will take place from
11:00 AM on Thursday, June 24, through
3:00 PM on Friday. The Queen's Cup
Cocktail Party will be held on Thursday,
starting at 6:00 PM.
Milwaukee's Summerfest celebration
will be going on that Thursday and
Friday. It is a fun place to spend a few
hours, and will have shuttle buses running
between the Summerfest grounds
and SSYC both days.
For additional information, please
contact SSYC at:
(414) 481 2331 or email@example.com
Chicago to Mac Race Sells
out with 375 boat fleet
The Chicago Yacht Club announced
that the 102nd Chicago Yacht Club
Race to Mackinac, Presented by Veuve
Clicquot is sold out at 375 paid entries.
“We are very pleased that the race
continues to have such a wide appeal
across the region and nationally. We are
especially pleased that we could open up
the race to more boats in 2010 to meet
the increase in demand,” said Greg
Freeman, Race Chair.
Boats that want to enter the race
may ask to be put on the wait list.
Interested skippers should contact the
Chicago Yacht Club at the e-mail
“There are always boats that drop
out and we’ll do our best to accommodate
as many of the wait listed boats as
we can. We encourage them to submit
their entries as soon as possible since the
wait list will be managed on a first
come, first served basis,” Freeman adds
The Schedule of Events for the
2010 Chicago Yacht Club Race to
Mackinac is posted on the race website
For more information contact