Zenda University returns to Lake Eustis, FL March 9-10 in preparation for the MC Scow Midwinters. Learn firsthand from past class champions Eddie Cox and Ted Keller as they coach the two-day clinic focusing on “everything MC.”

The coaches will walk you through how to take care of your equipment, how to rig and tune your Melges MC, and boat handling as well as racing skills. Two full days of advanced MC education to take your racing to the next level!

Once you complete the two-day clinic, you can roll right into the Midwinter Championship, which attracts nearly 75 boats every year.

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Monday, March 8
Lake Eustis Sailing Club will be open so you can rig and prepare your boat for the start of the Zenda University Course.

Tuesday, March 9 – Day One of Zenda U Course
Introduction to MC Scow Zenda University begins at 9am. Tuesday. Please make sure your boat is rigged and race-ready by this time.

Wednesday, March 10 – Day Two of Zenda U Course
9am Start. Be ready for another day of training on- and off-the-water. Plan for an early afternoon completion of the Zenda University course so you can get ramped up for the MC Scow Midwinter Championship!


  • This is an instructional regatta. We will have official races and awards for the racing. During these races you will receive personal coaching and advice. By following the race guidelines, we can better instruct you. Awards will be given out at the official ZU ceremony on Wednesday afternoon.
  • Each boat must have MC flotation panels. Panels will be required if the breeze is above 15 knots.
  • There is a limit of 20 participants to the course. Reservations will be counted on a first-come, first-serve basis. Please send your entry in today!
  • Entry Fee: $425 Final payment can be made over the phone with a credit card. If paying by check please mail well in advance to: Melges Performance Sailboats, Attn: Andy Burdick, P.O. Box 1, Zenda, Wisconsin 53195