Oak Orchard Yacht Club Racing
Download a copy of the 2023 Sailing Instructions
Season Schedule - The schedule for the 2023 racing season includes two 6-race weeknight series and two trophy races for spinnaker and genoa only fleets. Interested in crewing, racing your own boat, spectating, or serving as race committee? We would love to have you! Contact OOYC Fleet Captain, Darren Leonard for information FleetMaster@ooyc.org
Thursday Night Course Racing - For the racers, spectators, and race committee, Thursday evenings are the official start of the weekend at Oak Orchard! All members and guests, racers and non-racers alike, are invited and encouraged to come up to the clubhouse after the race for food, drinks, and camaraderie.
The 10th Annual Henri Cup Invitational Race - July 15 - For 2023, this 10-15 nm race honoring OOYC icon, Henri DeValk, is going to be the same great race but now it’s an invitational! Sailors from neighboring harbors far and wide are invited to participate in this “short” long distance race. Come join the fun! Spinnaker, Genoa Only, and Double-handed fleets! Henri Invitational Notice of Race
The Ketchup Race - September 2 - The Labor Day weekend classic is always a season highlight. It’s been 45 years since Paul Drushler came up with what is arguably the first pursuit race on the Great Lakes! Race the race and/or join us for the post-race Bloody Mary party hosted by John and Steve Pulver and Wally Kowalik.