2017 NAC Co-chairpersons Bruce Kitchen and Marty Sweterlitsch (a.k.a. Wonder Woman)
From NAC Chaiperson Marty Sweterlitsch:
Just a shout out to all the volunteers who worked so hard to organize and make NAC 2017 run. In particular my Co-Chair Bruce Kitchen,the Committee Chairs, Kathy Gaines Trask, registration, Tom Dawson, measurement, Sally Weithman, awards, Mike Conrad, food, George Gecik, entertainment, Deb Aronson, publicity, Charles and Sarah Buffington, Women and... Read More
This Year's NAC is done - thanks so much to Marty Sweterlitsch and the Sandusky Yacht Club for putting on a great show. Thanks to the 68 teams who participated. The winners are listed below:
2017 Flying Scot North American Championship - Sandusky Sailing Club, Sandusky, OH - Trophy Winners
Best Sailed Club-Owned Boat
Detroit Yacht Club Cup – Awarded to the best sailed club-owned boat.
Paul Lee from Edison Boat Club
Best Sailed Challenger Boat with... Read More
The NCC has decided after speaking with the PRO that there will be no racing today at the NAC, so it is a wrap. Awards will be presenteed at 10:00AM at the Sandusky Sailing Club. We'll post special award winners later today. Read More
It was really cool sailing with Cedar Point right in the background. It is hard to believe that some people who race sailboats and hang over the side hiking out as hard as they can are afraid to ride the roller coasters! I think the ride we all had today might just measure up to the rides at the amusement park. With the sun shining and a few wispy clouds and temperature in the high 70's, it sure was a great day out on the water.
Today's races were in the protected... Read More
The Championship Division coming down to the gates while the Challenger Division is under postponement
We weren't sure on the way to the racecourse where it was pretty windy and gusty whether today would mirror yesterday. But we had a kinder and gentler Sandusky Bay with NNW winds 12-16 in the first race and 10-14 in the second race. The sun stayed out with just a few clouds in a sea of blue and the temperatures in the 70's, so it was warm enough if you dressed for the spray you were... Read More