Tucson Sailing’s Mexican Regatta Oct 23-25

The Tucson Sailing Club invites AYC to join the 45th Fall Regatta October 23-25, followed by a cruise on the Sea of Cortez for anyone who has the time. Commodore Mike Mulcahy writes, “The Fall Regatta is an open water race around the islands in the large bay outside the anchorage and Marina at San […]

Kicking Back at a Cool Place for Summer Sailing

By Mike Ferring John Stephenson is one of the nicest guys anyone could ever sail with: capable, calm, a fine chef and lots of fun. And I’m not just saying that because he invited Maryellen and me to sail part of the SUNORA with him and Marg Woods out of Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada, though […]

The Campos Rudder Saga: Bazingaplooee

By Steve and Christina Campo Preparing our Hobie 33 Bazinga for the 2015 Transpac was a two-year challenge, but with the help of the experts in San Diego it was a wonderful experience. We painstakingly went through every nut and bolt on Bazinga, leaving nothing to chance. One of the major focuses of the refit […]

Wilson Davis Will Compete at a US Sailing Junior Olympic Clinic and Regatta

Wilson Davis will compete at the Rochester Yacht Club at Lake Ontario, New York, representing Arizona Yacht Club. Surprisingly, Wilson’s father Dennis says Wilson will be the only US entrant, with everybody else coming from Canada. It all happens between July 31 and August 2. US Sailing has been setting up the events at various […]

August Meeting: Catamaran Master Designer Gino Morrelli

If you’ve ever sailed on a catamaran of any size or description, you’ve probably sailed on a Morrelli & Melvin boat. They’re that ubiquitous in catamaran design. America’s Cup? Certainly. Gunboats? Check. Leopards? Yup. Hobie Wave? Yes, sir. Really? Really. In August, company partner Gino Morrelli will be our guest speaker, giving us a peek […]