The LTYC Women’s Regatta
for the
Diane Chapin Nilstoft Memorial Trophy


The 2021 event is planned for Friday, July 9th

Two Divisions: Keelboat (4 sailors) & Dinghy (2 sailors)

The weather was perfect for the 2019 Women’s Regatta. 8 Alerions and 9 Dinghies raced three races each in two fleets before returning to the club for champagne, dinner, a fabulous cake, and awards.

2019’s victors were sisters Kate and Meredith Moran in the dinghy division and, in the keelboat division, Britt Gustafson, Kris Kalapos, Ali Hill (not pictured), and Ella Cantera (not pictured). The 2019 Nilstoft Scholarship was awarded to Natalie Simmons.  Congratulations to the entire Women’s Regatta committee, led by Jan Mancinelli, for planning an elegant event cherished by all ages.

Alerion Division Results-2019
1. 117 – Britt Gustafson  – Absolut Glory
2. 452 – Adrienne Johnson (Merrit Keffer) – Still Crazy
3. 369 – Chris Gettel   –   Providence
4. 32 –   Debi Schoenherr  – Moonbeam
5. 322 – Katie McGauley  –  TBD
6. 396 – Jane Enterline  –   Blues Power
7. 294 – Jan Mancinelli   –  Bay Breeze
8. 470 – Mary Lee Duff ( Marinda Miller)  –  Sooner Magic
Dinghy Division Results-2019
1.  Meredith & Kate Moran
2.  Caroline & Catherine Grin
3.  Elizbeth & Emily Grin
4.  Hanna & Merritt Sellers
5.  Maddie Swarthout & Ellie Wagner
6.  Deanne Wagner & JJ Wagner
7.  Sarah Riopelle, Catherine Riopelle & Marina Keyser
8.  Katelyn Knickerbocker, Maddie Chappors & Kayli Piper
9.  Ansley O’Brien & Emerson Routh

Spread the word about this exciting event. All skippers and crew must be female. Junior women are especially welcome. The LTYC Alerion fleet and LTS are generously offering boats for keelboat and dinghy racing. Form your own team or ask to be matched with a team and a boat.  After racing, there will be awards plus drinks and dinner available at LTYC. All racers and their families are welcome.  Sign up early as spaces are limited.

Registration will open soon, stay tuned!

Registration Fee: $40 per Alerion, $20 per 420

If you would like to crew, but need help getting matched to a skipper, send an email to the leader of each fleet:

Alerions: womens-keel@ltyc.org

420’s: womens-dinghy@ltyc.org

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