July 22 to 28, 2017
March 1 – Registration begins
June 1 - Early-registration discount ends
June 15 - Registration deadline
There is no quota, but
early registration is a must.
Chautauqua Yacht Club
Thistle Class Association
Questions? Contact regatta co-chairman Tom Hubbell.
Chautauqua Lake YC
Mayville-Chautauqua Chamber of Commerce
Chautauqua County Visitors Bureau
Town of Chautauqua
Schedule of Events
- Saturday, July 22: Measurement; registration;
Women’s and Youth Championships, Chautauqua Belle dinner cruise (1 of 2)
- Sunday, July 23: Opening ceremony; practice
race; reception; BBQ dinner sponsored by a volunteer fire epartment
- Monday, July 24: Fleet racing; Chautauqua Belle
dinner cruise (2 of 2)
- Tuesday, July 25: Fleet racing; private dinner at
Southern Tier Brewing Co.
- Wednesday, July 26: Championship and President’s
Division Racing; post-race reception at Hubbell Boat Club; dinner on your own
- Thursday, July 27: Championship and President’s
Division Racing; BBQ dinner sponsored by a volunteer fire department; Music in
the Park (Mayville Lakeside Park) or Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra (Chautauqua
- Friday, July 28: Championship and President’s
Division Racing; awards banquet at Chautauqua Suites
Launch ramps, crane, dock, bath/showers, camping
Mayville Lakeside Park
Chautauqua Lake KOA
(1/2 mile away), $141.99/night, listed as “Thistle Nationals”
Webb’s Resort, $140/night.
More at TourChautauqua.com.
Read “Chautauqua Calling: 2017 Thistle National Championship Preview”