The Chicago Regatta Buoy Race will be run from Chicago Yacht Club’s Belmont Station, and be open to the following one design classes: Etchells, Shields, Farr 40s, Tarten Tens, and J-70s.
The Chicago Regatta Distance Race is a 15 - 25 mile distance race, starting and ending off downtown Chicago.
The Distance Race is open to all offshore boats, and will offer both PHRF and ORR sections.
The Chicago Regatta Casual Race is a fun, easy race, approximately eight miles in length, with low-key starts and simple race courses.
The Chicago Regatta Poker Run will run from 4 – 7 p.m. You’ll run a course that starts from the Club and takes you to various points in Monroe and DuSable Harbors. Collect cards at each stop, turn in your hands, and the winners will be announced at the awards ceremony that evening? Bring your dinghy and join the fun. No boat? No problem? Ride along on one of the boats supplied by the Club and enjoy the event! Just show up, and we will get you on a boat!
Poker Run Registration will be available at 4 p.m. at the registration table located at the Monroe Station docks.
$10 Suggested Donation
Take part in the remote-controlled Dragon Force 65 Fundraising Regatta immediately following the Chicago Regatta race events.
Racers, power boaters and landlubbers alike are invited to the Sweet Home Chicago Dock Party at Chicago Yacht Club’s Monroe Station immediately following the races. Indulge in the Chicago-famous foods that will be served throughout the evening and make sure to place your bids at the silent auction. Then dance the night away on the club’s patio with the sounds of Blues, R&B and Soul by the Sons of Chicago. This is a party you will want to be a part of!
Members of Chicago Yacht Club, click here to purchase tickets for the 'Sweet Home Chicago' Dock Party
Non - Members, click here to purchase tickets to the 'Sweet Home Chicago' Dock Party