The Catamaran Racing Association of Wisconsin (CRAW) and the Racine Yacht Club (RYC) are thrilled to announce the upcoming Formula 16 US National Championship and Open Portsmouth Multihull Regatta, being held in Racine, Wisconsin August 9-12!! Please join us as we celebrate RYC’s first 100 years with nine days of outstanding sailboat racing and social events! Racing and social events include having the opportunity to receive expert race training from Red Gear Racing’s world class Olympic sailing coaches Robbie Daniel and Jill Nickerson on August 3-5, participating in our “Public and Youth, LETS GO SAILING Experience” sponsored by RYC, CRAW and the Buccaneers on August 8th, along with many other great youth and family events such as theme parties, great music and food, the World Famous Rain gutter Regatta, and our first ever Opti Paddle the Ditch Watermelon Relay!! For more information, please visit the event’s main website at

BUT WAIT, there’s more!! Also make sure you catch our very own Professor Ernst Einstein’s first lecture regarding sailing dynamics between skipper and crew!!