Marblehead Junior Race Week

SAVE THE DATES: JULY 20-22, 2020!

First established in 1889, Race Week takes place the last full week of July. The Juniors race Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, with hundreds of sailors ages 8 to 18 competing in Optimists, C420s and Lasers. Pleon YC, the oldest junior yacht club in the world, hosts this historic event each summer with race management help from The Boston, Corinthian, Eastern and Manchester Yacht Clubs. MJRW 2020 is a qualifier for the 2020 Chubb U.S. Junior Championships Smythe Trophy (singlehanded division), which will be sailed in Lasers.

Check back for updated information and/or email See you in July!

DID YOU KNOW ALL OUR REGATTA FOOD IS NUT FREE? All MJRW regatta-served food is nut free. We go out of our way to carefully source all the food we serve to ensure nut free ingredients and processing.


MJRW 2019 MERCHANDISE - We teamed up with Marblehead Sports Shop to bring you some awesome MJRW gear including tech shirts, performance hoodies, sun hats, canteens and more!

420 line race photos



Help Pleon and Junior Race Week Innovate


We achieved Gold Status sustainability certification for a Clean Regatta in 2019. Never before had MJRW attempted to achieve such a high level of certification! In 2020, we've set our sights on Platinum! Your donation will help us to source fruit and vegetables from local farms, and provide our young sailors with interactive sustainable education activities.

Donate now! No amount is too small!

(Pleon is a 501(c)3 organization)



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2017 Marblehead Junior Race Week Results

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© 2020 Pleon Yacht Club
A 501(c)(3) organization