2019 DYC Race Notice Board

 DATE  NOTICE #  DESCRIPTION
7/17/2019 ORN12019-11 The Duluth Wednesday race scheduled for July 17 2019 is postponed due to forecasted conditions.   Hopefully we will be able to reschedule at a later date. 
7/13/2019 ORN-2019-10
   

The July 14, 2019 Nearshore Race #5 will be sailed on the Nearshore Triangle Course. The course will be sailed in a Counter-Clockwise direction.

Leave all marks of the course to Port (With the exception of G at the start)

The SI for the Nearshore Races can be found here: http://www.duluthkeelclub.com/index.php/si-nearshore-races

A map of the Nearshore Triangle Course can be found here:http://www.duluthkeelclub.com/index.php/racing-information/courses/near-shore-course

Bermuda start times can be found here: http://www.duluthkeelclub.com/index.php/racing-information/bermuda-start-times/nearshore-bermuda-start-times

Once you leave the dock please fill out the DYC Crew List so that we know how many people each boat has on board. The DYC Crew List can be found here: https://goo.gl/forms/m9Htsob26iZuNkrg1

At 12:30 pm please hail Tweety on channel 72 to confirm your intention to race in this event.

Bob Schroer will be standing in for Dave Johnson as the Primary Race Officer.  Bob has the authority to make appropriate changes based on anticipated or current weather conditions.  Changes will be announced on VHF #72.

To be scored you must record your finish time, place, and if possible who finished ahead and behind you and text that to John Vallez the DYC Scorer at 651-324-0761 or email John at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Dave Johnson                Bob Schroer

DYC Race Chair             Primary Race Officer for Nearshore #5

218-348-1338                218-409-6711

6/26/2019 ORN-2019-9

Here are the dates for rescheduling of Races 1 and 2 of the Nearshore Series:

Rescheduled Nearshore Race 1 - Sunday, July 28, 2019

Rescheduled Nearshore Race 2 - Saturday, August 24, 2019

6/21/2019 ORN-2019-8

Please note that the finish line at Knife River is a line that you break from southwest to northeast that is between the Flashing Green Light (FGL) on the pier of the entry to the Knife River Marina and a white movable buoy with an orange flag attached  set out in the lake southeast of that FGL. This is a change from the orange movable buoy described in the Sailing Instructions.

6/8/2019 ORN-2019-7  

The June 9, 2019 Nearshore Race #4 will be sailed on the Nearshore Triangle Course. The course will be sailed in a Clockwise direction.

Leave all marks of the course to Starboard (With the exception of G at the finish)

The SI for the Nearshore Races can be found here: http://www.duluthkeelclub.com/index.php/si-nearshore-races

A map of the Nearshore Triangle Course can be found here:http://www.duluthkeelclub.com/index.php/racing-information/courses/near-shore-course

Bermuda start times can be found here: http://www.duluthkeelclub.com/index.php/racing-information/bermuda-start-times/nearshore-bermuda-start-times

Once you leave the dock please fill out the DYC Crew List so that we know how many people each boat has on board. The DYC Crew List can be found here: https://goo.gl/forms/m9Htsob26iZuNkrg1

At 12:30 pm please hail Tweety on channel 72 to confirm your intention to race in this event.

Bob Schroer will be standing in for Dave Johnson as the Primary Race Officer.  Bob has the authority to make appropriate changes based on anticipated or current weather conditions.  Changes will be announced on VHF #72.

To be scored you must record your finish time,  place,  and if possible who finished ahead and behind you and text that to John Vallez the DYC Scorer at 651-324-0761 or email John at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Dave Johnson                Bob Schroer

DYC Race Chair             Primary Race Officer for Nearshore #4

218-348-1338                218-409-6711

6/1/2019 ORN-2019-6

The June 2, 2019 Nearshore Race #3 will be sailed on the Nearshore Triangle Course. The course will be sailed in a Counter Clockwise direction.

Leave all marks of the course to Port. (With the exception of G at the start)

The SI for the Nearshore Races can be found here: http://www.duluthkeelclub.com/index.php/si-nearshore-races

A map of the Nearshore Triangle Course can be found here:http://www.duluthkeelclub.com/index.php/racing-information/courses/near-shore-course

Bermuda start times can be found here: http://www.duluthkeelclub.com/index.php/racing-information/bermuda-start-times/nearshore-bermuda-start-times

Once you leave the dock please fill out the DYC Crew List so that we know how many people each boat has on board. The DYC Crew List can be found here: https://goo.gl/forms/m9Htsob26iZuNkrg1

At 12:30 pm please hail Iselin on channel 72 to confirm your intention to race in this event.

Dave Johnson the DYC Race Committee Chair, will be the Primary Race Officer. Dave has the authority to make appropriate changes based on anticipated or current weather conditions.

To be scored you must record your finish time,  place,  and if possible who finished ahead and behind you and text that to John Vallez the DYC Scorer at 651-324-0761 or email John at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Dave Johnson

DYC Race Chair

218-348-1338

5/26/2019 ORN-2019-5 The Duluth Nearshore #2 Scheduled for Monday, May 27, 2019 is Postponed Due to Forecasted Conditions.   Hopefully we will be able to reschedule at a later date. 
5/25/2019 ORN-2019-5

The May 27, 2019 Nearshore Race #2 will be sailed on the Nearshore Triangle Course. The course will be sailed in a Counter Clockwise direction.

Leave all marks of the course to Port. (With the exception of G at the start)

The SI for the Nearshore Races can be found here: http://www.duluthkeelclub.com/index.php/si-nearshore-races

A map of the Nearshore Triangle Course can be found here:http://www.duluthkeelclub.com/index.php/racing-information/courses/near-shore-course

Bermuda start times can be found here: http://www.duluthkeelclub.com/index.php/racing-information/bermuda-start-times/nearshore-bermuda-start-times

Once you leave the dock please fill out the DYC Crew List so that we know how many people each boat has on board. The DYC Crew List can be found here: https://goo.gl/forms/m9Htsob26iZuNkrg1

At 12:30 pm please hail Iselin on channel 72 to confirm your intention to race in this event.

Dave Johnson the DYC Race Committee Chair, will be the Primary Race Officer. Dave has the authority to make appropriate changes based on anticipated or current weather conditions.

To be scored you must record your finish time,  place,  and if possible who finished ahead and behind you and text that to John Vallez the DYC Scorer at 651-324-0761 or email John at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Dave Johnson

DYC Race Chair

218-348-1338

5/22/2019 ORN-2019-4 The Spring Wednesday Race #2  Scheduled for Wednesday, May 22, 2019 is Postponed Due to Forecasted Conditions.   We will make every effort to reschedule this race, with the possibility of holding two races on a future Spring Wedensday evening.  
5/17/2019 ORN-2019-3 The Duluth Nearshore #1 Scheduled for Sunday, May 19, 2019 is Postponed Due to Forecasted Conditions.   Hopefully we will be able to reschedule at a later date. 
5/4/2019 ORN-2019-2

Obligatory Skipper and Crew Meeting will be held Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 5pm at the Ship Shape Canvas Building 
611 N Central Ave
Duluth, MN 55807

1/1/2019 ORN-2019-1

Obligatory Skipper and Crew Meeting will be held Saturday, May 11, 2019. Time and location TBD.