In 1967 the Okoboji Yacht Club hosted the ILYA Class C Invitational Regatta. There were 79 boats competing, with 20 from Okoboji. Jerry Huse finished 4th overall, with Bob Graf, Boober Schneider, and Steve Petersen, all also from Okoboji, finishing in the top 15.
Other Okoboji sailors competing included: Robert Johnston, James Green, Tony Weber, Larry Jensen, James Fitzgerald, Jerry Bjornstad, Jerry Stockdale, John Vaubel, Roger Swanson, Wally Mendenhall, Stanford Griffith, Kurt Magnusson, Tom Everest, Jim Spevak, James Giebink, & Bob Graham.
The above video is some 8mm film taken during this regatta.
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