Luders 16 News
The May 1965 edition of L-16 News has been added to the
library, along with another sail plan, and Luders brochures
for both wooden and fiberglass L16s. Find them here
We have added a market
section to the web site,
where advertisements can be placed. Please see that page if you have
a boat or other item to advertise.
The 2012 Verve Cup saw four L-16s racing. Despite racing being cancelled
on Sunday due to weather, a good four races were had Saturday.
Now online: Al Gooch's North Sails New Orleans rig tuning guide
and notes, and David Summers' tuning and handling guide.
Find the documents in the library
The 2012 Chicago Yacht Club racing racing season is underway.
For 2012, all racing remains open to non-CYC members for a fee.
Note that in addition to the Hobelman and Verve Cup,
the Sheldon Clark Regatta requires a separate registration!
, and sign up
The Charlotte Observer recently published a nice article about Frolic
a 1948 L-16 originally from Chicago.
Read it here.
The Chicago Yacht Club hosted the 2011 Verve Cup on August
27th and 28th. We were very pleased and grateful that the San
Diego Luders 16 Fleet sent a crew, who took second place in the
regatta racing Orque, a local Chicago boat. Congratulations!
Photos will be posted soon.
The 2011 Chicago Yacht Club racing calendar is available, which
may still be subject to change. Note that there are
three 2 day racing weekends this year, and all Special Regattas
are open to non-CYC members for a fee.
See the calendar
The Chicago Luders 16 fleet was at Strictly Sail Chicago
this year. If you met us there and would like to register with
the fleet, please visit our fleet interest form
The L-16 Project: Building new boats!
See this link
for more information.
The next Luders 16 International Championship Regatta will be
hosted by Chicago Yacht Club August 8-10th, 2008. Stay tuned for more information
Check out the photos
from the Frenchman Bay fleet.
is available as well.
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