Megan Geith is the ‘First Blockhead To The Island’ in the 2022 Chicago Yacht Club Race to Mackinac®!

Megan is 20. She sailed aboard the Beneteau 47.7 ‘Dakota’ from Chicago Yacht Club. They finished in 1 day, 17 hours 34 minutes and 55 seconds. Her boat was the first one out of all the Blockheads entries to cross the finish line in the 2022 Mac Race! Congratulations, Megan!



Will You Be the First Blockhead to the Island?

Calling all Blockheads! The Chicago Yacht Club Race to Mackinac is a legendary race — 289.4 nautical miles



Until this very moment, the spiky-haired, cool glasses, big attitude Blockheads face man has not had a name.


March Trivia Contest

The deadline to enter is March 31, 2021. One lucky Blockhead will be drawn randomly from the list



Blockheads love DIY projects. Over the years, we’ve seen some creative takes on bailers. You know what gets

What exactly is a Blockhead? If you are totally obsessed with how to rig and sail your boat, you might already be one! Join the community of Blockheads to learn more about the sport, engage with others and share sailing experiences. This site serves as the hub for Blockheads globally, where you can discover how to join, media, tips and tricks, contests, and events. This program is all about YOU and we want to hear from everyone! Not seeing something? Your feedback is crucial, feel free to shoot us a comment or message.