- This event has passed.
This race is a fun event open to all sailboats. Boats may sail either all out or jib and main.
The start line is near the East Breakwall, rounding the Island to port, finishing directly South of the Harbor.
Immediately following the race, party at Windermere Point for the awards presentations, food, drinks, camaraderie, stories and lots of fun.
Prizes include a brag flag and keeper trophy. The Madigan Trophy is presented to first overall mono-hull.
Dockage is provided to all participating boats for Wednesday night, the evening of the race, courtesy of Arnold Transit. The race is also sponsored and supported by Mackinac Island businesses and merchants.
Mackinac Island is in the Straits of Mackinac east of the Mackinac Bridge, about two hours north of Traverse City. Accessible by ferry, airplane or via the ice bridge in winter.