Contact Us Now To Join Our
J/30 Lake Michigan Sailing Team
Chicago Great Lakes
The J30 Awesome,
hull # 243, and was first raced out of Chicago under the name of "J
Walker" probably owned by a skipper of the same name. She then was moved
on her own trailer to Kentucky Lakes outside Calvert City,
KY where in 1989 Vivian found her and moved
her to Smithville Lake near Kansas
City, MO. In 1991
Bill and Vivian moved her back home to Chicago
and have her moored at DuSable
Awesome will be
docked in DuSable Harbor for the 2017 sailing season and will be racing in the
MORF Performance and Competition series. Also the Sprint buoy, and Wednesday Beer Can races.
is now rounding up a race crew for the 2017 season. Many crew positions are open and we
will have practice days on the schedule.
People interested in crewing on Awesome in 2017 should send us an
JOIN MORF: Midwest
Open Racing Fleet Check the MORF page for information on
racing in the Chicago
area. The racing is friendly and low key. This is a great way to improve
your boat handling skills and meet other sailors. Your $175.00 membership
will make your boat eligible for all 30 plus races. No individual race fee’s –
Just show up flying your section flag and check in with the committee boat.
Observations by Data Buoy 45007
Crib Cam & Weather Data
Beyond 5 Nautical
Miles of Shore
Nautical Miles of Shore
Michigan Surface Wind Forecast Guidance
have tread our decks 11581 times.
last made on: Thursday, January 26, 2017