september, 2016

03sepalldayHorn’s Bar Larbor Day RegattaCost: Free

Event Details

The annual Horns Bar Labor Day Regatta takes racers through the round the Island course.   It is a fun event open to sailboats of all classes.  There is no entry fee.  The awards ceremony and party will be held immediately following the race at Mackinac Island Yacht Club, courtesy of Horns Bar and the Yankee Rebel.   All participants will receive a cabin plaque.

The first in fleet winner will be awarded the “Andy Kiener Memorial Trophy”.
For all boats that do not have a current PHRF (Performance Handicap Racing Factor) Rating,  you are encouraged to secure a certificate. The Lake Huron PHRF Association is the designated certifying body.  However, if a boat has a current PHRF certification from another certifying association, it will be honored.

The Lake Huron PHRF web site and link is:

The cost for securing the certificate is $40.  The certificate will be renewed for free every year thereafter, as long as no changes have been made to the boat or sails, and the request is made by April 1.  IF YOU DO HAVE A CURRENT PHRF CERTIFICATE, INSURE YOU COMPLETE YOUR REQUEST FOR RENEWAL BEFORE

To learn more about the 2016 racing schedule, go to:


All Day (Saturday)


Mackinac Island Yacht Club

7006 Main Street, Mackinac Island, MI 49757-0511