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The Social Events sponsored by the BCYC are what bring us all together. Our events are successful in no small part due to the volunteerism of members like you. If you think you could be of help let us know. If you have not yet attended one of our fun events, plan to do so soon! You can come by boat, car, foot, airplane, pack mule, or any way you choose. Use the "contact us" link to let us know what you think! 


​2019  BCYC CRUISE SCHEDULE Questions?

 May 18 Commodore's Ball 
 June 14-16 Harbor Springs Rendezvous - information
 June 29

 Cloud's Cookout - information

 August 2-4 Northport Rendezvous - date changed information
 August 23-25 Elk Rapids Rendezvous information
 September 6-8 Petoskey Rendezvous - CANCELLED
 September 21 Road Rally and Burger Bar  information
 October 12

 Change of Watch information







Barb Ellwanger and Cindy Binder 
Cruise Fleet Co-Captains
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Event Hosts Materials

Host Guidelines BCYC 
 BCYC Event Financial Report
Event Report           

The annual racing calendar begins with our spring Skippers Meeting, at which we review and share information concerning the year's upcoming events and racing season.  The Tuesday Night Race Series begins in May and ends in October. The Tuesday Night Series consists of a Spring, Summer, and Fall series and is open to mono-hull boats 19 feet and longer, as well as multi-hull boats 17 feet and longer. Races include multiple divisions including Jib and Main, Spinnaker and E-Scow.  Boats Skipper are handicapped based on Portsmouth Yardstick rating for Jib and Main class and LMPHRF ratings for our Spinnaker class.  Races are held on Lake Charlevoix near  Boyne City.  They are open to anyone interested with a qualified boat.  A boats Skipper must become a member of the Boyne City Yacht Club prior to racing.  Information regarding our racing schedule is posted below; NOR's and Sailing Instructions are posted on this page as they become available.  The yearly Race Fleet Schedule includes several fun weekend regattas.  The Boyne City Yacht Club promotes safe boating and good sportsmanship, and adheres to the US Sailing Rules of Racing 2017-2020.  We encourage anyone interested in more information on how to participate to contact us at


 April 30 Skippers Meeting BBY 6 pm
 May 7-June 18 Spring Race Series
 June 25-Aug 20

 Summer Race Series

 Aug 27-Oct 1
 Fall Race Series
 Oct 8 BCYC Race Awards Banquet information


 June 22-23 Mark Madness Regatta
 July 6-7 CYC Beaver Island Regatta
 July 26-27 LTYC Ugotta Regatta
 Aug 17 BCYC Ironworks Regatta
 Aug 30-Sept 1 CYC Red Fox Regatta
 Sept 28 BCYC Last Chance Regatta

Racing Materials

2019 BCYC Racing Instructions.PDF

2019 Tuesday Night Race Serires.pdf

2019 BCYC Racing Entry Form .pdf

2019 BCYC Tuesday Night Racing Series - Spring Series on Yacht Scoring - A complete web based regatt.pdf

2019 BCYC Tuesday Night Racing Series - Summer Series on Yacht Scoring - A complete web based regatt.pdf

2019 BCYC Annual Mark Madness Regatta on Yacht Scoring - A complete web based regatta administration.pdf

2019 BCYC Last Chance Regatta Weekend on Yacht Scoring - A complete web based regatta administration.pdf

Rhett Lloyd-Race Fleet Captain

Mike Doumanian-Race Fleet Captain Assistant

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