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Lake Springfield Horseshoe Open

Saturday, June 8, 2024 to Sunday, June 9, 2024
Island Bay Yacht Club - Fleet 113
76 Yacht Club Road
Springfield, IL  62712
Additional Info:
Event Contact(s):
Mark Lewis
(217) 891-0958 (c)
John R Sepanski
314-570-0922 (c)
MC Regional Regatta
Registration is recommended
Payment In Full At Event Only
PLEASE - DO NOT use the credit card feature on this website to pay for this event. Pay when you arrive at the event only.

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Lake Springfield Horseshoe Open
Extra Saturday Lunch
Extra Saturday Dinner
Extra Sunday Lunch

MC Fleet #113 & Island Bay Yacht Club

invite you to our First Annual MC Regatta:

Lake Springfield Horseshoe Open

June 8-9, 2024

Lake Springfield Illinois

Venue Island Bay Yacht Club, 76 Yacht Club Road, Springfield, IL  62712
Rules and

The regatta will be governed by the rules as defined in The Racing Rules of Sailing (RRS). except as modified by the Sailing Instructions.

This event is open to MC Scows whose skippers have completed registration and paid the required fees by close of registration. Age Divisions must be established before the first scheduled race.

Divisions:  Master 50 – 59 years;  Grand Master 60 – 69 years;  Mega Master 70 -74 years;  Old Salt 75 years & up;  Women.

Date Time Event
June 8 

Coffee & Donuts available

Registration IBYC Snack Bar
10:30 Skippers Meeting & Pick-up Lunch at IBYC Snack Bar
12:00 Race #1 with races to follow at discretion of Race Committee.  A maximum of 4 races may be sailed on Saturday.
 TBD Social Hour(s)
 TBD Dinner at IBYC Clubhouse
Date Time Event
June 9 
0700-0900 Coffee & Donuts available
0930 First race of the day with additional Races at discretion of Race Committee. No race will start after 1230.
TBD Lunch at LBYC Snack Bar
Awards Presentation IBYC Patio

Scoring will be according to the Low Point scoring system of RRS Appendix A. If all 6 races are sailed, there will be one throw-out. One race will constitute a regatta.

sailing instructions

Trophies will be awarded to Top 3 overall, Master, Grand Master, Mega Master, Top Woman.


$75 ($90 after May 24)

Registration fee includes:

Coffee & Donuts in the mornings

Lunches for Skipper

Dinner for Skipper

Extra Lunch is $8.50 per lunch

Extra Dinner is $25.00 each

Registration available online


Mark Lewis MC 2766  (217) 891-0958,

John Sepanski MC 1976  (314) 570-0922,

Camping is available on IBYC Grounds. 


Showers and restrooms are available in the clubhouse.

Limited local housing may be available.

Local Hotels:

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