April 29, 2017: Saturday, DYC Season Kickoff Party hosted by Ship Shape Products," 6pm-10pm, 611 N. Central Avenue, Duluth, MN. Live Music, Potluck Dinner, free beer, wine and refreshments! Open to all DYC members without charge.

May 13, 2017: Saturday, DYC Annual Skippers' Meeting and Social5 p.m., Barkers Island Marina Clubhouse.

Trans Superior International

Yacht Race 2017


The Trans Superior International Yacht Race starts in the vicinity of the Gros Cap Light in Whitefish Bay, near Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, and finishes near the entrance to the Duluth Ship Canal in Duluth, Minnesota. The official race distance is 338 nautical miles. Register today for the 2017 Trans Superior here.


The Crew Board

Need crew for your race boat for the coming season? Looking to join a race boat as a crew member? Send your message This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and include you name, your request, a description of your sailing experience if you desire a crew position, and an email address or telephone number where you can be contacted. Your request (including your name and contact information) will be posted here on The Crew Board. 

April 14, 2017 - Richard Bunten - sailing/racing small scows in the summer for 40 years on Gull Lake in Nisswa, MN.  Started sailing keel boats last summer. ASA 101, 103, 104 certified.  Skippered about 7 days on Lake Superior and another 6 days in the Spanish Virgin Islands.  Looking to learn from an experienced skipper in exchange for a good crew member who has the sailing bug.  Call me, 2183109914 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  I live in Duluth and can get off work by 4pm with a days notice. Available Monday - Thursday for sailing.