Charleston Harbor Championship 2016 Standings After JIYC Open

Charleston Harbor Championship following the JIYC Open Regtta

  1. David Van Cleef
  2. Ryan Hamm
  3. Drew Lisicki
  4. Joe Pitcavage
  5. Lenny Krawcheck

See complete standings.


  • The goal is to promote Lightning racing in Charleston; you don't need to be a fleet member to qualify
  • 5 Charleston Lightning Regattas
  • 1 throwout        
  • DNC / DNF etc. = N+1        
  • Final Standings after the Wild Oyster Regatta
  • Tie breaker goes to most 1sts, then most 2nds, etc.

2015 Charleston Lightning Racing Schedule

  1. James Island YC Open – 6/20-21/2015
  2. Hobcaw YC Open – 7/10-11/2015
  3. Charleston YC Open – 7/17-18/2015
  4. Carolina YC Open – 7/24-25/2015
  5. Wild Oyster Regatta at CYC – 10/24-25/2015 with an informal clinic on 10/23/2015


Charleston Lightning Championship – 2015 – Standings Following James Island YC Open

With 1 of the 5 major Charleston Lightning regattas completed, the top 5 boats are:

  1. Eric Oetgen
  2. Ezra Zankel
  3. Jon Colarusso
  4. Lenny Krawcheck
  5. Mark Marenakos

For complete results see this Google Docs spreadsheet.



Lightning Night at Carolina Yacht Club – Wednesday, June 17 at 6 p.m.

Reigning North American Champions and Charleston residents Greg and Jo Ann Fisher along with North Sails One Design expert Zeke Horowitz will be holding a Lightning clinic under the boathoase at the Carolina YC on June 17 at 6 p.m.  Our own Lenny Krawcheck will be hosting the event.

Lightning sailors and prospective Lightning sailors, please join us.