2017 Thistle National Championship  Mayville, N.Y.


July 22 - 28, 2017, Mayville, N.Y.



  • Reminder: Two Amendment Proposals Require Votes At Nationals There are TWO AMENDMENT PROPOSALS that will be voted on at Chautauqua Nationals this year.  Links to these are below.  PLEASE REVIEW these amendments and post your opinions.  Thanks.Amendment ...
    Posted Apr 18, 2017, 3:37 PM by Thistle Class
  • Greg Griffin Wins Orange Peel Regatta Orange Peel Regatta Recap by John Norton:"Wow, what a great weekend we had. As everyone knows I haven't been doing a lot of sailing but this past weekend ...
    Posted Mar 24, 2017, 4:47 PM by Thistle Class
  • St Pete Yacht Club Hosts Midwinters EAST for the 62nd Consecutive Year There were 34 Thistle teams that migrates to St Petersburg Yacht Club for the 62 CONSECUTIVE Midwinters EAST Regatta which was held March 1-3.  There were 3 races sailed ...
    Posted Mar 24, 2017, 4:24 PM by Thistle Class
  • Second Annual Sarasota Winter Regatta Another Success There were 28 boats that attended the second year of the Sarasota Winter Regatta held at the Sarasota Sailing Squadron from February 26-28.  There were 9 FABULOUS races sailed ...
    Posted Mar 24, 2017, 4:10 PM by Thistle Class
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  • PACIFIC COAST CHAMPIONSHIP - May 27-18 - Eugene Yacht Club - Eugene OR The Pacific Coast Championship is at Eugene Yacht Club, Memorial Day regatta, Saturday and Sunday May 27-28.  Revisit the site of 2016 nationals for this Chevron event.  The NOR ...
    Posted Apr 22, 2017, 8:28 AM by Thistle Class
  • GREAT LAKES CHAMPIONSHIP- June 24-25 - Edgewater Yacht Club, Cleveland OH Great Lakes will be back at Edgewater YC in Cleveland on June 24-25th.  We will be part of Cleveland Race week which is one of the largest regattas in ...
    Posted Apr 4, 2017, 7:01 AM by Thistle Class
  • SOUTHEASTERN CHAMPIONSHIP - May 20-21 - Savannah Yacht Club, Savannah GA Mark your calendars for the Thistle Southeastern Championships hosted by the Savannah Yacht Club on May 20th and 21st.  Top five reasons to consider attending:   -Beautiful sailing venue! -Camping! -Experienced ...
    Posted Apr 4, 2017, 7:00 AM by Thistle Class
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  • 2287 in Maryland - $4,500 1968 D & M -- Probably the nicest Thistle ever restored. A professional boat builder, as his personal project for his own use rebuilt this Thistle. No details were left out. The ...
    Posted Dec 2, 2016, 4:09 AM by Paul Nelson
  • 3525 in Ontario - $4,900 GMW 3525, comes with top and bottom covers, blade bags, very good trailer. 2014 Fisher main, Proctor jib (only 2 weekend of use on this set)2012 Fisher main, Proctor ...
    Posted Nov 16, 2016, 6:29 AM by Paul Nelson
  • 3269 in WA - $2,500 Clark Boat Co. 1973; Red fiberglass hull, Al mast, boom, & spinaker pole; Used main, jib, & spinaker sails; Trailer, single axle, lights on trailer; Mast-up cover; Compass; 3 fenders; Spinaker ...
    Posted Nov 7, 2016, 10:10 PM by Paul Nelson
  • 3297 in Alabama - $4,250 Clark Thistle Fully restored and in excellent condition Seats, wood, deck hardware, hiking straps, running and standing rigging were replaced in the restoration VC Performance Epoxy paint on topsides KiwiGrip ...
    Posted Jan 18, 2017, 5:02 PM by Thistle Class
  • 2503 in OH - $2,500 Hull 2503Two sets of sails, trailer with lights, North Sails top and hull covers. Asking $2,500 for all. Contact for more details.sailfleetcyc@gmail.comMore photos >> https ...
    Posted Oct 7, 2016, 3:20 PM by Paul Nelson
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