2020 Egyptian Cup - Midwest District Championship Regatta


2020 Egyptian Cup - Midwest District Championship Regatta

Friday, June 19, 2020 to Sunday, June 21, 2020

Of note you must register online, and you must have proof of liability insurance on your boat sent to the chairperson by June 18, 2020 at 5pm in order to join the regatta.  We cannot accept any on sight registrations and we must have participant reservations in advance per Illinios regulations on regattas.  NO EXCEPTIONS.

The challenges of dealing with the pandemic means we have to do things a bit differently this year. But, we're still intent on having a great weekend of sailing. We're planning up to 6 races and a Saturday night steak cookout under the pavilion. Regatta fees and Saturday night dinner for skipper and one crew is only $60.

We hope you can join us!.
Register HERE


Trophies will be awarded to the skipper and crew as follows:

    • Midwest District: Top 5 finishes
    • Egyptian Cup Regatta: Top 5 finishes
    • Egyptian Cup Regatta Champion: The Egyptian Cup perpetual trophy (non traveling


The schedule:

Friday, Jun 19

4pm for early arrivals to set up boats and tents. We will not have a welcome dinner but there are multiple places in Carlyle that have outdoor dining and or drive thru dining available. There are also two grocery stores for food pick up if needed. Walmart has groceries and so does IGA on HWY 127 behind the Pizza hut. There is also a Subway sandwich shop next to the IGA.

Saturday, Jun 22

9am -- Snacks and fruit available at the pavilion
9am -10:30am -- All Skippers and crew sign waiver of Liability at the pavilion prior to sailing in order to be eligible to sail.
10:30 am -- Skippers’ Meeting
11:30 am -- First Race warning signal, with 3-4 races back to back as weather and wind permit.
After Races 6:30 pm till ???  -- Steak Dinner at the pavilion. Let your Grill Master’s know how you like that steak cooked and seasoned and they will handle the utensils and seasoning for you.


Sunday, June 23

8am to 8:30am -- Snacks and Fruit available at the pavilion.
9:00 am -- Continue Racing (Up to 2 races, no more than a total of 6 races if time and weather permit; no start after 11:30 am)
12:00 pm or immediately following racing -- awards at the pavilion.


Here is how things will be different:

  • All registration must be done and paid onlineHere is the link. There will be no on-site registration
  • Registration must be completed by 5 pm, June 18.
  • You must send proof of liability insurance via text or email by taking a picture of your insurance cover sheet that shows active dates and liability amount along with your name. and FS.   Send it to the regatta chair at:         ViceCommodore@CSA-Sailing.org       by no later than 6/18, 5pm.  (sorry the link to email insurance too, was broken until 6-9-2020 if you tried before that please try again.)
  • Because we cannot share coolers or serve buffet-style meals, please bring your own beverages and food for breakfasts and lunches. We will have bags of ice for purchase at CSA for your coolers. For the Saturday night dinner, we will be able to provide steaks (cooked to order) and side-dishes in to-go style containers.
  • Maintain 6 feet of social distance whenever possible.
  • Wash you hands frequently.
  • Wearing of masks is mandatory whenever you are unable to maintain 6 ft of social distancing from those not in your immediate household.


Carlyle Sailing Association
20960 Hazlet Park Rd.
Carlyle, IL, 62231