Don Smith The Office Bill Ross Want to learn almost everything about running sailboat races? These guys are going to share decades of knowledge and answer all your questions. More information here . There will be a Facebook live stream for those
Published 5:14pm on 25 Mar 2021
Do you have a new boat? Are you renaming your boat? Feedback from membership indicates that there are a number of folks that are either commissioning a new boat or are renaming their boat after a long COVID refit. This creates a great opportunity to add something new to this year's Club Commissioning Ceremony! Our plan is to hold a vessel commissioning ceremony as part of the Club's commissioning event
Published 2:39am on 25 Mar 2021
This past weekend LNYC hosted both the Keelboat Midwinter Regatta and Highlander Midwinter Championship. Two races were completed for most fleets. Results and pictures are linked below! https://www.facebook.com/lnyachtclub/posts/10160446156388644 https://www.regattanetwork.com/event/21820#_newsroom
Published 8:22pm on 15 Mar 2021
Sail Week Registration is now open. The link for early registration is https://phlotilla.com/eventview/M8B2m81O3SsoW0enmR49 Early registration ends May 1st and pricing goes up.
Published 2:21am on 9 Mar 2021
The inaugural LNYC Winter Distance Race Series finished up on Saturday, February 27 th with a good turnout of 16 boats. Even with the weather on a bit of the cold and gray side and the wind playing hide and seek, the day turned out to be an interesting day of racing. The spinnaker boats sailed a 9.5 nm race and the non-spinnaker boats sailed a 4.7 nm course. https://www.regattanetwork.com/event/21640#_newsroom+results
Published 3:05am on 1 Mar 2021
Lake Norman Sailors Outrigger Yacht Club, in partnership with Peninsula Yacht Club, is inviting you to a webinar on Sail Trim and Boat Speed conducted by Greg Fisher of Evolution Sails on March 2 nd at 7:30. There is no cost for this webinar. The Zoom meeting information is below. Greg Fisher is the Evolution Sails Loft Manager for the Sailing Inc. Charleston
Published 2:24am on 21 Feb 2021
Long-time member and Past Commodore Craig Milliken passed away January 25th, 2021 surrounded by his family. Craig's obituary can be found here: https://www.cavin-cook.com/obituaries/Craig-Milliken/ In lieu of flowers, the family has asked that donations be made in Craig's memory to the Appalachian Trail Conservancy . Details about arrangements forthcoming when it is safe to gather.
Published 9:28pm on 25 Jan 2021
The 2021 Icebucket is in the books! Racing was delayed from January 1st to January 2nd in hopes of less rain and decent wind. The day started with fog and light breeze. Race Committee started racing with a light breeze and while cool and cloudy, sailors ready to sail! Results are included here: Icebucket Results Looking forward to the 2021 Sailing Season.
Published 4:41pm on 14 Jan 2021
Congratulations to Reagan Cataldo and Murphy Olson for being named SAYRA 2020 Junior All Stars! We are so proud of you both!
Published 1:56am on 23 Dec 2020
11 small boats came out on Saturday December 12th to mark the start of the Winter Sailing Season. Sailors were met with mid 60s and 12-15 knots of breeze (with gusts closer to 20 knots). The Laser fleet completed 4 races, but cold water and wind forced the other fleets in early. Check out scores here . If you have a small boat, register for the series here. The next racing day
Published 2:15am on 14 Dec 2020