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About Chicago Yacht Club: The Chicago Yacht Club is one of the oldest and most respected yacht clubs in the world. Today, the club boasts a membership of nearly 1500 boating enthusiasts, and is one of the preeminent organizers of regattas, races and predicted-log events in the United States. The club offers an array of spectacular off-the-water amenities, including fine dining and full-service catering at both its Monroe and Belmont stations.

About the Chicago Yacht Club Race to Mackinac: At 333 miles (289.4 nautical miles), the Race to Mackinac is the oldest annual freshwater distance race in the world. ‘The Mac’ starts at the Chicago Lighthouse, just off Navy Pier and continues to Mackinac Island.  2010 marked the 102nd Running of the Race to Mackinac in which 362 boats competed in the third consecutive sellout of the Race.  The Race has also amassed a strong following using technology and social networking; it can be followed virtually using Facebook, Twitter and its Race tracking interface. The 102nd race and yacht club site was visited by over 300,000 website visitors.

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21-May-19 - 02:13pm

Dear Fellow Racers: We hope you are as excited about the upcoming Chicago Yacht (more news)

21-May-19 - 02:07pm

Dear Fellow Racers: We hope you are as excited about the upcoming Chicago Yacht Club (more news)

14-May-19 - 03:22pm

Dear Fellow Sailors, The Chicago Yacht Club and the Race to Mackinac has have a (more news)

05-May-19 - 10:27am

Hi Invited Competitors: It’s May and boating season is finally upon us. I hope you (more news)

03-May-19 - 09:49am

Hi Fellow Mac Racers: It’s hard to believe, but we’re roughly 70 days away from th (more news)


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