2018 Calendar

See the full MRA calendar.

Type Month Date Day Sponsor Event
Clinic May 3 Thu Fleet 5 Spring Clinic
Fleet 5 will host a Rules clinic in April or May, lead by experts Matt Lindblad and Greg Wilkerson.
Regatta June 22-24 New Bedford East Coasts
East Coasts – June 22-24 Hosted by the New Bedford Yacht Cub,in Padanaram (Buzzards Bay)
Clinic July 8 Fleet 5 David Smith Trophy
A ‘clinigatta’ lead by all-world Jud Smith.
Regatta October 4-7 Southern Yacht Club Nationals
Southern Yacht Club, New Orleans (Details to follow). Rocky Sanchez, of Host Fleet 7, says that the Big Easy will be celebrating its 300th anniversary in 2018. Even if they started partying back in January, in New Orleans it could still be going strong in October.
Social June 2 Fleet 5 Rebecca and Larry Ehrhardt have generously offered to host this year, at their home right up Ballast Lane form the EYC.
Social July 26 Fleet 5 Race Week Party
Jennifer and Steve Uhl will host yet again. Their Front Street view of the harbor in summer evening light is not to be missed.
Social September 1 Fleet 5 Labor Day Party
Annie and Jim Taylor will host this year
Social November 1 Fleet 5 Awards Party
Elise and Mike Nash have agreed to host again this year.
Clinic May 18-20 CYC Clinic
Dave Perry Introduction to Match Racing Clinic at CYC Download Details
Racing May 12 Sat BYC PHRF/MRA Starting Practice
Regatta May 26 Sat EYC MRA Spring One-Design Regatta – Day 1
Regatta May 27 Sun EYC MRA Spring One-Design Regatta – Day 2
Racing May 31 Thu CYC Twilight Series
Racing June 2 Sat B*/CYC MRA Series #1 – Day 1
Racing June 7 Thu CYC Twilight Series
Racing June 9 Sat B*/EYC MRA Series #1 – Day 2
Racing June 14 Thu CYC Twilight Series
Racing June 16 Sat C*/BYC MRA Series #1 – Day 3
Racing June 19 Tue CYC Twilight Series
Racing June 21 Thu CYC Twilight Series
Racing June 23 Sat E*/CYC MRA Series #1 – Day 4
Racing June 26 Tue CYC Twilight Series
Racing June 28 Thu CYC Twilight Series
Racing June 30 Sat B*/EYC MRA Series #2 – Day 1
Racing July 5 Thu CYC Twilight Series
Racing July 7 Sat B*/CYC MRA Series #2 – Day 2
Racing July 10 Tue CYC Twilight Series
Racing July 12 Thu CYC Twilight Series
Racing July 14 Sat E*/BYC MRA Series #2 – Day 3
Racing July 17 Tue CYC Twilight Series
Racing July 19 Thu CYC Twilight Series
Racing July 21 Sat C*/EYC MRA Series #2 – Day 4
Racing July 24 Tue CYC Twilight Series
Regatta July 26 Thu B/–/–* NOOD Regatta @ Marblehead Race Week
Regatta July 27 Fri B/C/EYC* NOOD Regatta @ Marblehead Race Week
Regatta July 28 Sat B/C/EYC* NOOD Regatta @ Marblehead Race Week
Regatta July 29 Sun B/C/EYC* NOOD Regatta @ Marblehead Race Week
Racing August 2 Thu CYC Twilight Series
Racing August 4 Sat E*/BYC MRA Series #3 – Day 1
Racing August 7 Tue CYC Twilight Series
Racing August 9 Thu CYC Twilight Series
Racing August 11 Sat –/BYC* MRA Series #3 – Day 2
Racing August 14 Tue CYC Twilight Series
Racing August 16 Thu CYC Twilight Series
Racing August 18 Sat C*/BYC MRA Series #3 – Day 3
Racing August 21 Tue CYC Twilight Series
Racing August 23 Thu CYC Twilight Series
Racing August 28 Tue CYC Twilight Series
Racing August 30 Thu CYC Twilight Series
Regatta September 1 Sat E*/CYC MRA Series 4 Labor Day Regatta – Day 1
Regatta September 2 Sun E*/CYC MRA Series 4 Labor Day Regatta – Day 2
Racing September 4 Tue CYC Twilight Series
Racing September 6 Thu CYC Twilight Series
Racing September 8 Sat CYC MRA Fall One Design Series #1
Racing September 11 Tue CYC Twilight Series
Racing September 13 Thu CYC Twilight Series
Racing September 22 Sat CYC MRA Fall One Design Series #2
Racing September 29 Sat CYC MRA Fall One Design Series #3 — Chowder Race
Racing October 13 Sat MRA MRA Awards Party at BYC – 6:30 PM