2021 Dyneema® LYRA Race Week

The Youngstown Yacht Club is excited to host the 2021 Dyneema® LYRA Race Week. YYC will be hosting 10 days of sailing as LYRA will immediately follow YYC’s 2021 Dyneema® Can Am Challenge.


July 24 – 25, 2021 – 2021 Dyneema® Can Am Challenge Course Racing

2021 Dyneema® LYRA Race Week
July 26, 2021 – Feed the Feeder, Niagara to Olcott Reverse PHRF, Registration Instructions to Follow
July 27, 2021 – Centennial Cup and Founders North/South
July 28, 2021 – Freeman Cup (Short & Long Course)
July 30 – August 1, 2021 – 3 day and 2 day Course Racing

Did you read our blog post from LYRA chair Kevin Doyle?

About the Youngstown Yacht Club

Youngstown Yacht Club is located at the mouth of the Niagara River. Niagara on the Lake is directly across the river from Youngstown. YYC and NOLSC are frequent competitors on the race course, enjoying Tuesday and Wednesday night racing as well as friendly weekend competitions. YYC hosted it’s first LYRA in 1936 and is happy to once again be host to this annual tradition.

Lake Yacht Racing Association

LYRA is an association of yacht clubs on Lake Ontario, eastern Lake Erie, the upper Saint Lawrence River, and the Finger Lakes. LYRA’s most visible activity is the annual regatta, which is hosted by one of the member clubs. LYRA promotes the sport of sailing at both the junior and senior levels, and contributes to goodwill among sailors on both sides of the Canada-United States border.