2019 Sailing Schedule

2019 Confirmed Sailing Schedule

Our 2019 is officially closed - thanks for a great season!

Northwest Sailing Association

Source file maintained by Fleet Captain.

As of 10/21/2019
Date Sailing Event Cruise Captain(s) Description
May 18 Lake Geneva Sail Joe Rittner Sail wth the scows-unoffical opener.
May 31 - June 2 Lake Mendota Ice Breaker CANCELLED Official trailer sailors season opener
June 8 Shake down sail No cruise captain Open weekend to get initiated in boat preparation and launching. Great experience for new crew.
June 15 Ed Gans Memorial - Chicago Asayo Horibe Lake Michigan opener for Chicago harbors.
June 16 Father's Day Picnic - Waukegan Hal Shanafield Grill and sail. Reserved pavillion at Waukegan harbor and sail afterwards.
June 21 - June 23 Lake Mendota/Summer Sailstice John Morris and Joe Rittner Long weekend trailer sail will include Summer Sailstice on Lake Mendota.
June 22 Lake Michigan/Summer Sailstice North: Sally/George Andersson
South: Larry Makowski
All Lake Michigan sail to support beginning of summer and the solstice for the global community.
June 29 Kenosha Sail - 1 Bill Fetter Enjoy this popular harbor just north of the border.
July 4 Open Sail No cruise captain  
July 6 Asayo's Lamb Roast Asayo Horibe One of the best parties and definitely best lamb roast of the season.
July 13 Start of Mac Race-Chicago Lorraine Klabunde Watch the start of the 360 mi Mac race from the water. Sail out of all Chicago harbors.
July 13 Start of Hook Race-Racine CANCELLED Long distance race from Racine to Menonimee MI. Exciting alternative to Mac race for northern boats.
July 20 Kenosha to Racine sail /flotilla sail Ty Liles New idea. Practice flotilla sailing to destination points on a predetermined course to Racine .
July 19 - July 22 Green Lake Sail CANCELLED Stay for the weekend and follow-up with Door County. A week of sailing pleasure.
July 25 - July 28 Door County Asayo Horibe Stay at Alpine Inn in Egg Harbor; make this your mini-vacation at the Cape Cod the the Midwest.
July 27 Waukegan Wayne Smith Great sail and wine tasting on the pier afterwards.
Aug. 3 Kenosha Sail - 2 (Tall ships) Ed Morosky A "twofer"-sail from a favorite harbor and experience the Tall Ship tour.
Aug 9 - Aug 11 West Coast Sail to Port Washington CRUISE CAPTAIN NEEDED Progressive sail from Chicago to points north ending in Port Washington, WI
Aug 17 - Aug 18 Air and Water Show / Full Moon Sail Chicago Lorraine Klabunde Watch this annual extravaganza from the best lakefront vantage point.
Aug 16 - Aug 19 Green Lake Sail CANCELLED Get your reservations for the Green Lake Conference Center as early as possible and enjoy the lake sails.
Aug 24 Waukegan Bill Draver Usually a warm Sat. afternoon sail and a BBQ to follow. 
Aug 30 - Sept 2 West shore sail to Milwaukee  CANCELLED A second chance to enjoy a progressive long distance sail up the lakeshore to Milwaukee.
Sept 7 Monroe (Chicago Harbors) evening sail Larry Makowski Chicago harbors sail and fireworks afterwards.
Sept 7-8 Lake Mendota Fall Sail CRUISE CAPTAIN NEEDED Inland sailing in Madison WI. Hone your skills with trailer sailing.
Sept 14 Kenosha - 3 (full moon - late start?) George and Sally Andersson If weather cooperates, enjoy another sail out of Kenosha and beauty of mother nature.
Oct 5 Lake Geneva Sail Joe Rittner One day trailer sail. You'll have the lake to yourself
Oct 19 Fall Color Sail-open location Marc Holdwick October at its best-weather cooperating. Great color, fewer crowds. Fabulous end to the season.


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