42° 26' 05" N   82° 52' 19" W


2019 GPYC Summer Events

March 22, 7pm
Tucker Thompson will speak about the America's Cup at GPYC
April 13–14
Tier 2 Baker/Mallory Pre Qualifier
April 19–20
May 11
May 18
May 19
July 20–28
September 23
Dave Perry Clinic
High School Leukemia Cup
Tier 3 High School Regatta during the Great Lakes Boating Festival
J70 Stadium Sailing during the Great Lakes Boating Festival
GPYC Bluenose Regatta
81st Bluenose Regatta
  • September 21, 2019
  • Long distance race
  • Grosse Pointe Yacht Club
    788 Lakeshore Road
    Grosse Pointe Shores, MI 48236
  • Awards Party after the Regatta

Eligibility and Entry, Any boats not registered for the DRYA “Counter” Series (e.g. PJAM) or DRYA “Counter” Series boats not racing in their assigned class start need to register with DRYA (link available at www.drya.org (home page, top right: “Register for DRYA Counter Races” or www.bit.ly/RegisterDRYArace) and needs to be done by Tuesday at Midnight before the race. Refer to DRYA NOR and SIs. Boats not registered will not be scored. Contact Sloane Barbour at (313) 743-3762 with any questions.

2018 Bluenose sailing instructions
America's Cup sailor, host and commentator comes to the Grosse Pointe Yacht

Tucker Thompson was the official Host of the 35th America’s Cup. He is an award-winning TV commentator, producer, and public speaker and has hosted over 1,800 sailing shows including three America’s Cups, the Volvo Ocean Race, and the World Match Racing Tour. A former champion sailor, Tucker sailed with America True during the 2000 America’s Cup in New Zealand.