Thames Yacht Club in New London, CT is pleased to announce that we are hosting the 2017 Force 5 North American Championship on July 26 – 29, 2017. TYC is offering low- and no-cost housing, charter boats, guest moorings, and ‘Challenger’ and ‘Junior’ racing. This important event is a tremendous opportunity for Force 5 sailors of different age and skill levels to compete in an international race in their own backyard.

Full details including Notice of Race (NOR) and registration are available at and For more information, please contact TYC Publicity Chair Cate Sheahan at or Race Organizer Grant Ehrlich at

Thank you,

Cate Sheahan, Thames Yacht Club