Racing

The Windsor Yacht Club prides itself as host to multiple outstanding races on Lake St. Clair, including weekly WYC Wednesday Night Club races and the annual Canadian Club, Chimo, and “Around the Island” Races. For sailors, Notice of Race and Sailing Instructions for all our races can be found here. For members & guests, WYC encourages you to support our local sailing community by visiting our patio to watch some outstanding sailing and raise a glass (or two) to the talented crew members as they cross the finish line.
 

WEDNESDAY NIGHT RACES

This weekly race series is enormously popular with sailors from around the area and with WYC members who enjoy exciting finish-line views from our patio. Reservations suggested for this well-attended event. Read more.

Spring Series: May 18, 2022 - June 29, 2022
Fall Series: Aug. 17, 2022 - Oct. 5, 2022


WYC OVERNIGHT RACE

Sponsored by Canadian Club
A renowned international sailing race hosted annually by the Windsor Yacht Club. Read more.

Friday June 17, 2022
 

CHIMO RACE

This an end-of-season event open to sailors of all clubs in the Windsor and Detroit area. Read more.

Wednesday Oct. 5, 2022
 

AROUND THE ISLAND RACE

The P/C Greg Gaudette Memorial Race is held annually. Read more.

Saturday Aug. 27, 2022
 

RACE AWARDS

Come celebrate the completion of another exciting season of racing at Windsor Yacht Club’s 2022 Race Awards Night on Saturday, October 8th 2022. Our first celebration since the pandemic!!

Our evening program will include awards for:  Canadian Club Windsor Overnight Invitational Race, Wednesday Night Spring/Fall series, and Chimo Race

Flags for winning yachts & perpetual trophy awards for the Canadian Club Race and the Windsor Yacht Club Racing series will be presented following dinner to skippers attending.

Cocktails: 6:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Dinner: 7:00 p.m.
Awards: 8:00 p.m.

BUY TICKETS HERE

Ticket sales end Tuesday October 4, 2022 (23:30)