Boating is not only an american past time but a human past time. Sailing boats around the world, for a holiday trip, or to wage war, to find new territory.
Boats are up for charter most of the time, whether you want a boat for racing, a charter boat for fishing, or just charting boating.
Sailing yachts either around the world or within your own shores is an excitement that can not be explained in words, living by the winds and the current is daring to say the least.
Charting a luxury yacht is a gavorite of the weathy, and if given the opportunity something that should be done
| Menu— Race Organizers— Sailing Education— PHRF— Crew Call— Racing happens all over Lake Champlain. Don’t let inexperience stop you! If you want to learn how to race, contact one of the race organizers below, they will be glad to give you a hand.
There are midweek evening races, weekend races, marathons, one design races, dinghy races, handicap races, junior races and collegiant racing. During the winter there is ice boat racing… something for everybody at every level.
Keep in mind that you don’t need to own a boat to enjoy racing. Crew is always in demand.
|Past Year’s Results|
|Lake Champlain Community Sailing Center Challenge|
|Lake Champlain Racing Conference
Mayor’s Cup Results
Mayor’s Cup Photos
|DN North Americans||Plattsburgh Mayor’s Cup|
|Plattsburgh Mayor’s Cup||Royal Savage|
|Omnium ’98||Lake Champlain Racing Conference|
|Lake Champlain Racing Conference||Omnium|
|Organizations That Run Races:|
|Charlott Sailing Center||McNeil Cove||Wednesday evenings||J-24 & Level PHRF|
|International Sailing School||Inner Malletts Bay||Wed evenings||Solings|
|Lake Champlain Community Sailing Center||Burlington Harbor||Tuesday evenings||JY-15, Laser, 420’s (JY – 420 Rentals Available)|
|Lake Champlain Ice Sailing||Lake Champlain and nearby ponds||Every weekend (Winter). Call the ice line: (802) 985-1469 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting (802) 985-1469 end_of_the_skype_highlighting||DN|
|Lake Champlain Racing Conference||Lake Champlain Circuit||Weekends||PHRF|
|Lake Champlain Yacht Club||Shelburne Bay / broad lake||Wed evenings PHRF; Thur evenings & Sunday Afternoon JY/15; Weekend PHRF||PHRF, JAM, JY-15, Mini-12|
|Northern Vermont Highschool Sailing Team||Burlington Harbor||Various||420’s|
|Valcour Sailing Club||Cumberland Bay & vicinity||Wed evenings + Sundays Sunday Small Boat Series||PHRF, JAM, Portsmouth|
|Want to be Crew or Looking for Crew – try the Harborwatch Crew Call Please help me to update this information e-mail me|
|Organizations That Teach Sailing|
|International Sailing SchoolLake Champlain Community Sailing CenterLake Champlain Yacht Club|
|Performance Handicap Racing Factor (PHRF)|
|PHRF is the handicap system widely used on Lake Champlain. To race in a PHRF race, your boat needs a PHRF rating. For more information on PHRF Lake Champlain click here.Here are PHRF Databases from around the world (but remember PHRF Lake Champlain is LAW here):||New England||Narragansett Bay|
|Lake Erie||Long Island Sound|
|Lake Michigan||Northern California|
|Lake Lanier(Georgia)||Southern California|
|San Francisco||South East Florida|
|Lake Norman||Okanagan, BC Canada|