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Thursday June 25, 2020 - Saturday June 27, 2020
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Just Sailing Away

Plan now to enter or view the 82nd Queens Cup one of  most anticipated yacht races on the Great Lakes. This year’s night race across Lake Michigan departs  Friday from Milwaukee, WI on June 26 2020 to arrive Saturday on the shores of Grand haven, MI  June 27 2020.

Both Milwaukee’s South Shore Yacht Club and the Grand River Sailing Club will provide an experience worthy of this 82nd Queen’s Cup Race.

The race is open to all boats with a valid 2020 Lake Michigan Performance Handicap Racing Fleet (LM-PHRF) rating certificate and Offshore Racing Rule (ORR) rating certificates. We will continue to have starts for the shorthanded fleet (with a limit of two crew per boat) and a cruising fleet for non-spinnaker monohulls.

We are looking forward to increasing the participation of “one design” boats such as the J/105, Beneteau 40.7, Beneteau 36.7, and Tartan 10s. The racing between these particular boats and other “one design” boats has been close in prior years.

The Course Details:

 SSYC Queen’s Cup Race … June 25-27 2020

Registration: Thursday, June 25 at SSYC: 11 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Queen’s Party: Thursday June 25 at SSYC 6 pm -12pm …Enjoy the festivities from Milwakee, WI and Summerfest 2020

Friday, June 26 Registration: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Starts staggered from mid-afternoon through early evening.

June 26 Departure:  Souht Shore Yacht Club in  Milwaukee, WI

June 27 Arrival : Grand Haven Sailing Club in Grand Haven, MI

June 27 Post Party:  Fleet arrives in Grand Haven for post-race festivities hosted by the Grand River Sailing Club.

For more Information please click here: Queens Cup 2020

 

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