Grand Masters Team Race Invitational Regatta
June 3-5, 2016


The Winnipesaukee Yacht Club, the Storm Trysail Club (Larchmont, NY) and the Lake Winnipesaukee Sailing Association will hold an invitational team race regatta on June 3-5, 2016 on Lake Winnipesaukee, NH. For this Grand Masters event, the teams will race three-boats-on-three in round robin format. To qualify, all skippers must be aged 60 or over, and all crew aged 50 or over.

There will be plenty of exciting spectating opportunities at this event, and volunteers are always welcome - let us know if you'd like go get involved!

Event Schedule:


Please see the Notice of Race for more details.

Friday, 3 June, 1200-1700 Registration

Friday, 3 June, 1300-1730 Boats available for practice

Friday, 3 June 1730 Opening reception

Saturday, 4 June, 0900 Skippers' Meeting

Saturday, 4 June, 1000 First warning

Saturday, 4 June, 1730 Event Dinner

Sunday, 5 June, 1000 First warning

Sunday, 5 June, 1400 No race started after this time

Sunday, 5 June, 1430 Awards


  • St. Francis Yacht Club, San Francisco, CA

  • Southern Yacht Club, New Orleans, LA

  • Annapolis Yacht Club, Annapolis, Maryland

  • Storm Trysail Club, Larchmont, NY

  • New York Yacht Club, Newport, RI

  • Winnipesaukee YC, Gilford, NH

  • Ida Lewis Yacht Club, Newport, RI




  • Bob Knowles, PRO

  • Peter Gerard, Chief Umpire

  • Casey Nickerson, Event Chair

  • Heidi Kephart, Onshore Support


Casey Nickerson

Thanks to:

Lake Winnipesaukee Sailing Association, LWSA New Hampshire Sailing, J/80 Fleet 1, J/80 Fleet One, J80 Fleet 1, J80 Fleet One, Gilford Sailing, WAR Regatta, W.A.R. Regatta, Winnipesaukee Annual Regatta, Winnipesaukee Regatta, LWYRA, Lake Winnipesaukee Sailing, Lake Winnipesaukee Sailing Lessons, Lake Winnipesaukee Sailing School, Lake Winnipesaukee Sailing Academy, New Hampshire Sailing Lessons, New Hampshire Sailing School, New Hampshire Sailing Academy, private sailing lessons in New Hampshire, private sailing lessons on Lake Winnipesaukee, Lakes Region Sailing, Laconia Sailing, Meredith Sailing, Alton Sailing, Belmont Sailing, Gilmanton Sailing Lessons, Lakes Region Sailing Lessons, Laconia Sailing Lessons, Meredith Sailing Lessons, Alton Sailing Lessons, Belmont Sailing Lessons, Gilmanton Sailing Lessons, Dave Adams Memorial Sailing Center, Dave Adams Sailing Center, LWSA Sailing Center, Smith Cove Sailing, New Hampshire Boating, Lake Winnipesaukee Boating, Lakes Region Boating, Frying Pan Double Handed Regatta, Labor Day Weekend Regatta, Take Your Time Race, Spring Into Summer Regatta, PHRF Series Awards, Fay’s Boatyard Race, “(603) 589-1177”,,, j-jamboree, sailing for good, O’Pen Bic, 420 racing, PHRF racing New England, PHRF racing New Hampshire, LWSA Youth Racing Club, Afterschool Sailing Lessons Parks & Recreation, Winnipesaukee Yacht Club, Fay’s Boatyard, Jay Norden, Jeff Rabinowitz, Al Posnack, Amy Tripp, Ben Crosby, Wyatt Himmer, Alan Himmer, Smith Cove in Gilford, US Sailing New Hampshire, US Sailing certified instructor