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Oshkosh Invites YOU to the 2018 Nationals

Published on 8/6/2018

Oshkosh Is Amped
The OYC Invites All NCESA Competitors to the National Regatta
September 6 - 9, 2018
Sign Up Today

Fall Sailing At It's Best

Below you will find everything you need to know to register and make plans to come to Oshkosh for the NCESA National Regatta. We want you to have a hassle free regatta with great sailing and a social experience you won't soon forget.

The Waters

Home of the Oshkosh Yacht Club, The Waters is the regatta headquarters for this event.
Thursday - Registration from 12:00 - 8:00
Friday - Registration from 7:45 - 8:30 a.m.
All social events will be held there.
1393 Washington Avenue, just south of Miller's Bay launch site.

The Waters


Our large body of water, Lake Winnebago,offers the perfect opportunity for setting a course with any wind direction. Set that chute and let her ride.
Practice Race on Thursday 3:00
Warning Signal on Friday at 11:00
Racing to commence on Saturday and Sunday as listed on the official board.
Nationals PRO: Bruce Golison

I'll be on the starting line Sign Me Up


Friday Social
Free to all participants

Post race debrief by the day's top competitors.
Cocktail party hosted by the NCESA

COMPLIMENTARY BEER from 5th Ward Brewery
Station 1: BBQ Meatballs, NC Style Southern Pulled Pork BBQ Slider with Hawaiian Slider Buns, Cream Cole Slaw
Station 2: Vegetable Crudites, Hummus, Cheese Platter with Artisan Crackers
Station 3: Assortment of Dessert Bars and fresh fruit

Saturday Banquet Dinner Buffet 6:30 with musical entertainment by Sly Joe and the Smooth Operators
Specially Priced Dark and Stormys
sponsored by Gosling's Rum

Tender Beef Tips with A Delicate Mushroom Demi-Glaze
Monterery Seasoned Grilled Chicken
Herbed Rice Pilaf
Grilled Asparagus
Chopped Kale Salad with Craisins, Almonds, Cucumbers, Feta Cheese
Chocolate Mousse with Whipped Cream,
Yeast Rolls and Butter

$40 per person

Wouldn't Miss It Sign Me Up

Hearty Lunches Daily

No more soggy lunches with white bread and bologna.
We've got some lunches that will fill your tummy for the entire race day.
Lunches will be picked up each morning at The Waters. Each box will be in a clear pre-labeled , plastic to go box. No cutlery kits, napkins, condiment packets, or loose items will be included so nothing will blow away.
Three day lunch deal $42 per person


Sliced turkey breast, crisp greens, sliced tomatoes, sliced onion, sliced provolone cheese on whole wheat bread with mustard and mayo/apple/chocolate chip cookie.

Veggie option is a wrap with crisp greens, tomato, cucumber, carrots, mushrooms, feta cheese, light drizzle of vinaigrette/apple/chocolate chip cookie

Yum I want to order


Hearty homemade chicken salad wraps with crispy lettuce and tomato/orange/brownie.

Veggie option is a sandwich on whole wheat bread with crisp greens, sliced onion, sliced tomato, mayo, mustard, sliced tomato, sliced onion, crispy lettuce/orange/brownie

I like chicken salad. Sign me up.


Sliced ham with cheddar cheese on whole wheat bread with crisp greens, sliced onion, sliced tomato, mayo and mustard/banana/cookie

Veggie option is a wrap with crisp lettuce, sliced tomato, chopped broccoli, onion, celery, provolone cheese, light drizzle of vinaigrette/banana/cookie

Sign me Up I don't want to be hangry on the drive home


We recommend the Best Western Premier Waterfront Hotel. Conveniently located on the Fox River and Main Street in Oshkosh. Currently we have a block of rooms for half of the hotel. That block along with special pricing expires on
August 8th.
Rooms with two queen beds are priced at $129.99.
#1 on Trip Advisor
1 NorthMain Street, Oshkosh WI 54901 920-230-6288

Follow this to the BW

Launching and Storage

Launching and wet/dry storage is conveniently located at Miller's Bay at the north end of Menominee Park. The site has four launches and nearby dry storage. If you are going to wet store your boat overnight please bring an anchor and 10 feet of line.

Who do I contact if I have questions?

Dynamic duo Pat and Jenny Weston, regatta chairs would love to hear from you.
Pat Westonpweston73@gmail.com920-410-6964
Jenny Westonpweston@new.rr.com920-216-1002

Question for the NCESA?
Lon Schoormailto:lon@e-scow.org608-347-1480

We Can't Wait Until September

Sign up today for the 2018 Fall E Nationals.


Oshkosh Yacht Club- P O Box874, Oshkosh WI 54903-0874
Located at The Waters, 1393 Washington Avenue