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107th Chicago Yacht Club Race to Mackinac

Presented by Wintrust

More than 3,000 sailors aboard 324 sailboats will embark on the 333 mile voyage from Chicago to Mackinac Island for the 107th Race to Mackinac, presented by Wintrust, Friday and Saturday, July 10-11, 2015. About the Chicago Yacht Club Race to Mackinac At 333 miles (289.4 nautical miles), the Race to Mackinac is the oldest annual freshwater distance race in the world. ‘The Mac’ starts at the Chicago Lighthouse just east of Navy Pier and continues to Mackinac Island, MI. The Race can be followed online via Facebook, Twitter (#CYCRTM) and the race tracking app – YB Tracking. See more at