2011 Leland Laser Regatta

Sat/Sun - July 16-17

 The Leland Yacht Club invites all Laser sailors to join us for a fun weekend of racing and camaraderie on beautiful Lake Leelanau in
Northwestern Michigan. The regatta features two days of racing and a Saturday night social event on the shores of Lake Michigan in
Historic Fishtown.

Again this year----Out of town sailors may request lodging with a Leland Yacht Club family-- space available.  Email Allen Northcutt if you want to stay with a Yacht club family.

All sailors, please email Allen Northcutt at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you plan on racing so we can get an approximate head count for meals.

Notice of Race ( NOR ) is attached, which contains all pertinent details.


We hope you will come join us for a memorable weekend!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Notice of Regatta


2011 Leland Laser Regatta  Saturday July 16 and Sunday July 17

Rules: RRS, USSA Prescriptions, Laser Class rules, SI’s
Advertising: RRS category B Regatta
Scoring: RRS A2 low point system.  Seven races planned, but more may be sailed, time permitting. There will be a throwout if more than
five races are sailed.

Awards:  First three A and B Fleets, and first Apprentice (35-44), Master (45-54), Grand Master (55-64),  Great Grand Master (65+), Junior and Female.  Individual award categories may be dropped or modified based on the number of preregistered entrants in each category.



   Saturday – 11:00-12:00 Registration
                     - 12:30 Skippers’ meeting
                     - 1:30 warning signal for first race
   Sunday    - 10:30 warning signal for first race


Registration entry fee is $50 and includes Saturday Hors d’Oeuvres ( cash bar and dinner on your own) at The Cove restaurant, Sunday continental breakfast and lunch for one person.

ACTION—Please email Allen Northcutt or call and leave message 231-256-9666 if you plan on coming to race so we can get an approximate head count for meals.

AGAIN FOR THIS YEAR –Sailors from out of town can stay in the home of a Leland Yacht Club family –subject to availability.  Please contact Allen Northcutt as above if interested. click here to email or 502-645-5600

Additional information contact Allen Northcutt This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 502-645-5600

Directions:  Take M-22 from the south into Leland.  Turn right at the Post Office onto Pearl St.  Go less than one mile where road turns abruptly to the right at the launching ramp and becomes Juniper Trail.  The Leland Yacht Club is about 100 yards down Juniper Trail on the right (small building on the right).

Accommodations: This is a popular vacation area, so look into accommodations early if not staying with a LYC family. Some possible accommodations include the places listed below. Additional listings may be found at www.leelanau.com.


Leland Area
Falling Waters Inn-1-231-256-9832
Leland Lodge – 1-231-256-9848
Riverside Inn –1-888-257-0102
Whaleback Inn (2mi)- 1-800-256-9090
Suttons Bay (10 miles)
The Pines – 616-386-7783 and 616-386-7960
Northport (10 miles)
Sunrise Landing – 1-800-488-5762