And the First Blockhead to the Island winner is…

ᴍᴇɢᴀɴ ɢᴇɪᴛʜ ‼️

Megan sailed the Chicago Yacht Club Race to Mackinac® aboard the Beneteau 47.7 ‘Dakota’ from Chicago Yacht Club. Megan and her team finished the legendary freshwater distance race in 2 days, 3 hours, 40 minutes, and 39 seconds. She was the first one out of all the under-25-year-old Blockheads entries to cross the finish line. She’s the very first repeat winner in five years of running this contest.




We Love X Boats!

Blockheads was on site supporting the ILYA X Boat Championship this week giving 200 young sailors the tools


Miles Gordon Wins Harken Opti Series

The annual Harken Optimist Challenge came to a close recently at St. Francis Yacht Club of San Francisco,


Postcard from DN Worlds

Put on your spikes and step up to the starting line with us at the DN World Championship!


Harken International Youth Match Racing Championship

Consisting of four days of match racing, youth teams (under 23) compete each year for the Rockin’ Robin

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