2018 DYC Race Notice Board

 DATE  NOTICE #  DESCRIPTION
8/25/2018 ORN-2018-15

The August 26, 2018 Nearshore Race #8  will be sailed on the Nearshore Triangle Course.  The course will be sailed in a skippers's choice direction.  You may sail the course in a clockwise or counter clockwise direction.  Please be extra careful at the mark roundings and look for boats approaching from the opposite direction. 


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 the Sixx  on channel 72 to confirm your intention to race in this event.  

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

Please record your finish place, who finished ahead and behind you and text that to John Vallez our DYC Race Scorer at 651-324-0761 or email john at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

8/19/2018 ORN-2018-14

The August 19,  2018 Nearshore Race #7 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 Sixx on channel 72 to confirm your intention to race in this event.
John Vallez  the DYC Race Committee Chair, will be the Primary Race Officer.  John has the authority to make appropriate changes based on anticipated or current weather conditions.

Please record your finish place, who finished ahead and behind you and text that to John Vallez or DYC Scorer at 651-324-0761

8/6/2018 ORN-2018-13

The Duluth Triangle will be held on Friday, August 10, 2018

The Notice of Race for the Duluth Triangle can be found here: https://www.duluthkeelclub.com/nor-duluth-triangle

The SI for the Duluth Triangle can be found here:  https://www.duluthkeelclub.com/si-duluth-triangle

Bermuda start times can be found here:  https://www.duluthkeelclub.com/racing-information/bermuda-start-times/duluth-triangle-bs

Chris Baumgarten (Zenith) , the DYC Class B Representative on the DYC Race Committee, will be the Primary Race Officer.  Chris has the authority to make appropriate changes to the race based on anticipated or current weather conditions.

Due to the wide variability in start times please text Chris Baumgarten at 608-514-5785 before your start to check in.  In your text state your name, boat name and number of folks on board your boat. If you drop out of the race also text that information to Chris.

Please record your finish time (and place if possible), who finished ahead and behind you and text that to John Vallez our DYC Race Scorer at 651-324-0761 or email john at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

7/21/2018 ORN-2018-12

The July 22, 2018 Nearshore Race #6 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 Sixx 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.

Please record your finish place, who finished ahead and behind you and text that to John Vallez or 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.  

7/13/2018 ORN-2018-11
 
 
 

The July 15, 2018 Nearshore Race will be sailed on the Nearshore Triangle Course.  The course will be sailed in a skippers's choice direction.  You may sail the course in a clockwise or counter clockwise direction.  Please be extra careful at the mark roundings and look for boats approaching from the opposite directions. If approaching the marks from opposite directions and on the same tack, boats sailing clockwise will give room at mark roundings to boats sailing in a counter clockwise direction.   In all other cases the RRS apply.   


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 the Sixx  on channel 72 to confirm your intention to race in this event.  

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

Please record your finish place, who finished ahead and behind you and text that to John Vallez our DYC Race Scorer at 651-324-0761 or email john at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

7/1/2018 ORN-2018-10
 

The July 4, 2018 Fun Race will be sailed on the Nearshore Triangle Course.  The course will be sailed in a skippers's choice direction.  You may sail the course in a clockwise or Counter clockwise direction.  Please be extra careful at the mark roundings and look for boats approaching from the opposite directions. For this race only boats sailing the course in a clockwise direction will give room at mark roundings to boats sailing in a counter clockwise direction.  The winner of this race will be declared the DYC Red, White and Blue Champion and have their boat featured on the DYC home page.


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 the Makena  on channel 72 to confirm your intention to race in this event.  

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

Please record your finish place, who finished ahead and behind you and text that to John Vallez our DYC Race Scorer at 651-324-0761 or email john at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

 
6/19/2018 ORN-2018-9

Duluth to Knife River on Saturday, June 23 and Knife River to Duluth on Sunday, June 24 Offshore Race Information

Here are links and information about this weekend's offshore race.

Notice of Race:  http://www.duluthkeelclub.com/index.php/nor-duluth-to-knife-river

Sailing Instructions:  http://www.duluthkeelclub.com/index.php/si-duluth-to-knife-river

Bermuda Start Times: http://www.duluthkeelclub.com/index.php/racing-information/bermuda-start-times/duluth-to-knife-river-bs

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.

6/18/2018 ORN-2018-8 Due to flooding in the Wisconsin rivers there is a large amount of debris of significant size in and around the Superior Entry.  This fact combined with the expanded security zone has led to the postponement of theSpring Series Race #6 scheduled for this Wednesday, June 20, 2018.  
6/14/2018 ORN-2018-7 Due to security concerns the Spring Series Race #6 scheduled for Wednesday, June 20, 2018 will be held outside of the Superior Entry.  Free dockage for DYC boats has been offered by Barkers Island Marina.  The race start time will be 6:30pm.  Skippers look for an email outlining the dockage details.
6/10/2018 ORN-2018-6

The June 10, 2018 Nearshore Race #4 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 the Race Committee  on channel 72 to confirm your intention to race in this event.  

Dave Johnson, the DYC Race Chair on the DYC Race Committee, will be the Primary Race Officer.  Dave has the authority to make appropriate changes based on anticipated or current weather conditions.  Dave will be located on the Duluth Entry South Pier wall  from 12:15-1:00pm wishing he could sail today.

Please record your finish place, who finished ahead and behind you and text that to John Vallez our DYC Race Scorer at 651-324-0761 or email john at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

6/3/2018 ORN-2018-5 The Nearshore Race #3 scheduled for today, June 3, 2018 is canceled due to current and forecasted conditions.  
6/2/2018 ORN-2018-5

The June 3, 2018 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 Sixx on channel 72 to confirm your intention to race in this event.

John Vallez, the DYC Scorer on the DYC Race Committee, will be the Primary Race Officer.  John has the authority to make appropriate changes based on anticipated or current weather conditions.

Please record your finish place, who finished ahead and behind you and text that to John at 651-324-0761 or email john at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

5/27/2018 ORN-2018-4

The May 28, 2018 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 Sixx on channel 72 to confirm your intention to race in this event.

John Vallez, the DYC Scorer on the DYC Race Committee, will be the Primary Race Officer.  John has the authority to make appropriate changes based on anticipated or current weather conditions.

Please record your finish place, who finished ahead and behind you and text that to John at 651-324-0761 or email john at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or reply to this email with that information. 

05/19/2018 ORN-2018-3

The May 20, 2018 Nearshore Race #1 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 Sixx on channel 72 to confirm your intention to race in this event.

John Vallez, the DYC Scorer on the DYC Race Committee, will be the Primary Race Officer.  John has the authority to make appropriate changes based on anticipated or current weather conditions.

Please record your finish place, who finished ahead and behind you and text that to John at 651-324-0761 or email john at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or reply to this email with that information. 

 04/03/2018 ORN-2018-2 

Register and pay for the 2018 Racing Season at the following link:

https://www.signmeup.com/DYC2018

04/03/2018 ORN-2018-1  Obligatory Skipper and Crew Meeting will be held Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 5:00pm at ShipShape Canvas at 611 North Central Avenue, Duluth, MN 55806