Awards & Trophies

One-Design Regatta Award

To recognize excellence in development, promotion, and management by organizers and sponsors of the year’s outstanding multi-class or single class, international, continental, national or regional regatta.

Nomination URL

To make a nomination for this Award, please visit: Nomination Link


Previous Award Recipients

  • 2018 – 2018 Lightning Women’s, Junior and Master North American Championship, hosted by the Pontiac Yacht Club, Orchard Lake Village, MI
  • 2017 – ILYA X Boat & Optimist Dinghy Championship, hosted by Delavan Lake Yacht Club, WI
  • 2015 – 50th E Scow Blue Chip Regatta, hosted by Pewaukee Yacht Club
  • 2013 – Charleston Race Week (SC)
  • 2012 – Bayview Yacht Club Inaugural One-Design Regatta, Detroit, MI
  • 2011 – Heineken High Performance One Design Regatta, American Yacht Club, Rye, NY
  • 2010 – 2010 USODA (Optimist)Nationals, Fishing Bay YC, Deltaville, VA
  • 2009 – 2009 Flying Scot North American Championship, Ephraim Yacht Club, WI
  • 2008  – Hobie Cat 40th Anniversary Regatta, Dana Point, CA
  • 2007 – 50th Anniversary Flying Scot National Championship, Fishing Bay Yacht Club, Deltaville, VA
  • 2006 – 2006 E Scow Nationals, Lake Minnetonka, MN
  • 2005 – no award
  • 2004 – 2004 USODA Nationals, Bellport Bay Yacht Club, Patchogue, NY
  • 2003 – Laser Easter Regatta, Austin Yacht Club, Austin, TX
  • 2002 – no award
  • 2001 – no award
  • 2000 – Alamitos Bay Yacht Club Turkey Day Regatta, San Diego, CA
  • 1999 – Chatham Yacht Club Annual Regatta, North Chatham, MA
  • 1998 – no award
  • 1997 – ILYA Centennial Celebration Regatta, Oshkosh Yacht Club, WI
  • 1996 – SCYA 67th Midwinter Regatta, Southern California
  • 1995 – Thistle Nationals & 50th Anniversary Regatta, Cleveland, OH & Marblehead Race Week, Marblehead, MA
  • 1994 – Sail Bear Regatta, Big Bear Lake, CA
  • 1993 – IBM/Sailing World NOOD Regatta, San Francisco, CA
  • 1992 – Youngstown Level Regatta
  • 1991 – Florida Citrus Bowl’s Red Lobster Cup (1990)
  • 1990 – Audi/Sailing World National Offshore One-Design Regatta, Newport, RI
  • 1989 – Marblehead Race Week 100th Anniversary Regatta
  • 1988 – Volvo Newport Regatta IV
  • 1987 – Florida Citrus Bowl’s Red Lobster Regatta