Welcome to the 37th Annual Cleveland Race Week
JUNE 16 - JUNE 25, 2017

41 29'76'N - 81 43'76'W

Events Include

One Design Weekend
Women's and Double Handed
Junior Day
Remote Control Racing
Offshore Weekend

Special Events

Star Western Hemisphere Championship June 15 - 18, 2017
J/70 Great Lakes Championship June 16 - 18, 2017
T-10 Lake Erie Championship June 16 - 18, 2017
J/22 Great Lakes Championship June 17 - 18, 2017
Thistle Great Lakes Championship June 24-25, 2017


One Design Registration ( Click Here)
Thistle Great Lakes Championship ( Click Here)
Star Western Hemisphere Championship ( Click Here)
Juniors (coming soon)
Women's & Double Handed ( Click Here)
RC ( Click Here)
Offshore ( Click Here)
Casual Cruising (coming soon)

Windfinder Forecast


Cleveland Race Week (CRW) is the largest sailing regatta on Lake Erie and one of the largest on the Great Lakes. The annual event, now celebrating its 37th year, attracts hundreds of boats from across the Great Lakes and beyond. Nationally, Cleveland Race Week ranks as one of the largest sailing events based on number of sailing classes. Building on that eminence, this year’s CRW Regatta will again play host to multiple Regional Championship events.

Founded in 1980, CRW has developed into 10 days of racing and special events.Edgewater Yacht Club, which recently celebrated it’s Centennial is currently undergoing an exciting renovation and will be the host club for this event, scheduled to take place June 15 - 25th. CRW annually draws over 1,500 national and international participants and offers significant marketing exposure to a premiere demographic of sailing professionals, nationally ranked amateurs, junior sailors and female competitors.

One design fleets that participate include J/22, J/70, J/24, J/105, Tartan 10, Thistle, Highlander, Dragon, Ensign, Jet-14, VX, Interlake, and Star classes. The Handicap (PHRF) Class is represented with nine racing divisions and three JAM divisions.

CRW continues to be the premier sailing regatta on Lake Erie, and has consistently maintained or increased participation year after year. Our strong sponsorship network provides continuous support placing Cleveland Race Week in the upper echelon of US sailing events and further enhancing CRW’s status as a major regional regatta.

2017 CRW's Sponsorship Opportunities

To become a sponsor for the 2017 Cleveland Race Week, click below to download the sponsorship packet or the bronze level sponsorship form.

2017 CRW Sponsorship Marketing Opportunities

2017 Banner, Bucket & Keg Sponsorship Form

One Design Cleveland Race Week Beverage Sponsors

Offshore Cleveland Race Week Beverage Sponsors

Cleveland Race Week Sponsors