11th Annual International Match Race for the Detroit Cup
World-class sailing just yards off the dock
Save The Date... August 23 - 26, 2018
International Match Race for the Detroit Cup is the second of 4 events in the GRAND SLAM Grade 2 Match Race Series. The other events in the GRAND SLAM Series are the CYC/CMRC Invitational, the Oakcliff International, and new this year, the Thompson Cup hosted by Seawanhaka Corinthian YC in Oyster Bay. Among other things, the winner of the GRAND SLAM series earns a qualification spot at the Congressional Cup at Long Beach YC.
Invitations will be granted to the most accomplished skippers based on the ISAF World Ranking List. Special consideration will be given to international and women's teams in addition to those competing in last year's GRAND SLAM Series. Please request an invitation no later than May 1. Competitors may enter and pay their entry and deposit fees after receiving an invitation to this event.
The winner of the BYC Spring Invitational June 9 & 10, and the winner of the Oakcliff Grade 3, May 19 & 20 automatically receive invitations to the Detroit Cup.