North Sails LOFT NEWS

January 2, 2019


Exclusive Sailmaker of the Bell’s Beer Bayview to Mackinac Race and Bayview One Design Regatta for 2019.


Bayview Yacht Club and North Sails are pleased to announce their continued partnership in the Bell’s Beer Bayview to Mackinac Race and the Bayview One Design Regatta for 2019. “North Sails is committed to not only delivering superior product and service but to also help in any way possible to build participation in these two great events as well as sailing in general.” states North Sails Manager Karl Kuspa.

“Bayview Yacht Club is very grateful for North Sails Detroit continued support of our events including the Bayview One Design Regatta and the Bell’s Beer Mackinac Race,” according to 2019 Race Chair Bob Nutter.  

Upcoming events for the 2019 Bell’s Beer Bayview Mackinac Race:

On January 12th from 9 am to 5 pm, Bayview will be hosting an ORR/ ORR-ez Seminar. This first time event is being put on by the Mackinac Race Committee to help make the registration process easier for the competitors. Jim Teeters and Nathan Titcomb from ORR and ORR-ez will be on hand to provide an overview of the rule process, answer questions, and help competitors complete their online rating request forms.  Registration is required as space is limited. To register call Bayview Yacht Club at 313-822-1853.

Continuing North’s technical support of the Bell’s Beer Bayview Mackinac Race, on March 17th from 7 to 9 pm at Bayview Yacht Club, North U’s own Bill Gladstone will be hosting a seminar on Mackinac Race Strategies, Weather and Routing.

Upcoming North Sails/North U Seminars at their new Detroit location:

January 24th from 7 to 9pm – Tactics & Trim- Bill Gladstone

February 23rd from 9am to 4pm- Sail Trim and Boat Speed (Upwind and Downwind)- Bill Gladstone

Click here to register for the North Sails/North U seminars.

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