Notice of Regatta

                                                          Mid-Continent Regatta


April 28, 29 and 30 2017

To be sailed on Lake Carlyle at Carlyle Sailing Association, Carlyle. IL

within Eldon Hazlet State Recreational Area

Schedule of Events

Friday,                         Apr.28             1600-2100                   Registration

                                                                                                Cocktail Party

Saturday,                     Apr.29             0900                            Skippers Meeting

                                                            1000                            Start First Race

                                                                                                Second Race back to back


                                                                                    Third and possible fourth race


                                                            1930                            Dinner in Carlyle TBD

Sunday,                       Apr.30             0900                            Start next race

                                                                                                Back to back races (up to six races total)


Registration Fee: $75.00

NO Lunch’s will be provided. Dinner Saturday evening will be held at CSA.

Trophies 1st-3rd place skippers and crew

 The following is required to Participate:

  1. Safety equipment including 3 life jackets, throwable buoyant cushion (USCG Approved Type IV device) with whistle, centerboard preventer, anchor with 50ft of 3/8” nylon or Dacron line, class legal tow line, compass, bucket and paddle.


  1. Use of hand held VHF radios will be permitted for communication from the Race Committee to competitors on channel to be announced in the Sailing Instructions. The Race Committee intends to use VHF radio to identify OCS (On Course Side of the line) boats after starts and otherwise communicate with the fleet on the water. Failure to receive a hail, for a hail to be made, the order of hails made, or receive other communications to the fleet shall not be cause for redress. Use of the VHF radio for communication by a competitor shall be emergencies only or to inform the Race Committee they are leaving the course.          


For more information, contact: Gerry Paoli

Email:  618-530-0534


Tent Camping permitted on the grounds of Carlyle Sailing Association

For more information on Lodging and other activities in the Carlyle area please visit the Carlyle Sailing Association Web site at