North Channel Race Week (Hilton Beach to Little Current) .
The NCRW 2018 posters have arrived, click on the poster above for this years information.
In 2014, a new partnership between three sailing clubs have created a new sailing event called the North Channel Race Week that includes 5 days of sailing and racing. The North Channel Race Week covers the area from the east side of St Joseph Island, along the north shore, and the westerly north side of Manitoulin Island. The race course was also designed to include the sailing clubs as ports of call.
The partnership includes the sailing clubs of;
To make it more practical and time saving the starting line is at Hilton Beach rather than at the Algoma Sailing Club. The North Channel Race Week event has been created to fill in the loss of the cancellation of the L.C.Y.C. MacMan race.
Meals are included and Marinas are offering special rates to race participants.
The North Channel Race use the Canadian marine chart #'s; 2251, 2299, and 2207.
For more additional information do visit the Little Current Yacht Club, N.C.Y.C. website for;
All boats entering the North Channel Race Week must have a Performance
Handicap Racing Fleet (PHRF) Rating. You may apply for your rating at