Steve Schalk reports: The Northwest and ISA regattas are postponed to February 21st, 22nd and 23rd 2020. All potential sites are currently snowed out.
From Andy Gratton: The Wisconsin Stern Steering Association regatta has been postponed to February 22 and 23. The Northwest Regatta is scheduled for the same weekend and will take precedence. The next update will be Sunday, February 16. Check back here at that time. Too much snow everywhere.
Via Commodore Don Anderson:
Club racing has been called on for Saturday and Sunday, February 8-9, 2020.
Launch at the County Park or Lot 60. Course will be in middle of lake north of the Edgewater
The ISA and Renegade Championships have been postponed to February 14th, 15th and 16th.
The launch ramp conditions on the Madison Lakes are not good enough to get the fleets safely on and off the ice.
Via George Gerhardt: The Renegade Championship will be sailed in conjunction with the ISA on February 7 – 9, 2020. Primary location is Madison, Wi.
Renegades rounding the weather mark at the 2013 ISA regatta on Lake Kegonsa
The Northwest Regatta has been postponed to February 14th, 15th and 16th, 2020.
The ISA is called on for the Four Lakes of Madison for February 7th, 8th and 9th, 2020. Potential sites are Lake Mendota at Middleton Bay and Lake Kegonsa.
The final call will be made by noon CT on Wednesday February 5th, 2020.
ISA and NIYA Secretary/Treasurer
On behalf of the NIYA and ISA Race Committees
The mighty TAKU Class A Stern Steerer
The Wisconsin Stern Steering Association regatta has been postponed again to February 15 – 16, 2020. The Northwest Regatta is scheduled for the same weekend and will take precedence. The next update will be Sunday, February 9, 2020. Check back here at that time. Green Lake and Madison lakes are too thin, Lake Geneva is thinner, Green Bay blew out, Menominee is too thin, Petenwell is thick enough but has too much snow, Minnesota lakes have too much snow, Winnebago is melting but still has water under shell ice and crusty snow. Will water skis work on the boats?