Volume 11, Issue 46 July 14, 2016  
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July
13-14 Girls'/Women's Clinic - Cedar Lake, WI
15 - TRAC Opti - Cedar
18-19 Xtreme X - Oshkosh
 
14-17 E Invite - Mendota
22 - City of Lakes, Opti/420 - Calhoun
23-24 City of Lakes MC Team/M16/C/Laser - Calhoun
25  No Tears Opti - Cedar
27-30 ILYA X Champs - Okoboji
31- 8/2 Opti Champs - Clear
 
August
4 Pram Power - North Lake
5-7 WYA C Pewaukee 
10-13 WMYA - Spring Lake,MI
12-13 X Blue Chip - Cedar, WI
17-21 ILYA Champs - Geneva

September
10-11 Maxinkuckee Fall
     Big Waters C- South Shore
     George Dorn MC - Beulah
10-11 USODA Midwest Champs - Pewaukee
17-18 C Blue Chip - Okauchee
22-25 E Blue Chip - Pewaukee
24-25 Lotawana C
           Beulah C Challenge

October
1-2 Polar Bear - Davenport, IA
8-9 C Worlds - Delavan

2017
TBD WI MC Champs - Nagawicka
July
20-23 MC Masters Nationals - Cedar, WI
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ILYA MC Invitational - Harriet  
Countdown to Harriet -50! 50! 50!
If you are still planning to come and join the other 50 MCs, PLEASE register online - even if you intend to pay in person. You will be required to complete the registration electronically in all cases (Dave Berg will help you) but save time, register in the car while coming to expedite the process. 
 
 
See you at the starting line,
 
Joe Fricton
Bill Colburn
 
Mendota -- 42 currently  
Registration begins at 3:00
Governor Nelson park will be buzzing today. There is still time to register. Please register online before you arrive to expedite the process. See you there. 
 
Breaking news! UBER comes to Geneva  
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If you are 35 and older - Bring your family and stay at the Abbey or any nearby hotel. You sailors can travel down early to the club and allow your family to leisurely enjoy the morning and arrive later by Uber to join you. It helps on the car parking or shuttling for your convenience. 
 
If you are 34 and under - Lake Geneva is happy to announce a "drunk bus" service during the regatta days. Use UBER or bring along a pregnant woman as your Designated Driver. (Now if you are offended by this, it is not my personal philosophy to encourage drinking. How many of you have ever seen the editor with a drink? - But it was just too tempting not to print since my daughter who is expecting in December commented on how all her friends are the right age to have DD's around.) Please no critical emails. I have reprimanded my five children enough regarding drinking - I get it. I could not resist.)
 
Mooring available at Geneva
 There are some of you who prefer to be in the water rather than daily launching. There are a few spots available in two areas near the club - South Shore and near Brookwood. Please contact Kristin Gannon, the logistics chair (and that is not an easy job) to register you desire to moor. 
 
Volunteer
We need over 450 volunteers with 3 hour shifts to execute the ILYA Championship properly. Last year, all slots were filled and folks just plain enjoyed it. This is open to everyone. Please, please, consider volunteering once during the event. Pick a time when you are not sailing and help the ILYA and Lake Geneva make this run as smoothly as great volunteering allows. 
 
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