Hungry for Wind: Thanksgiving Weekend at TTL

By Joanne Aspinall Thanksgiving naturally brings to mind turkey, parades, family, and friends. And for AYC, there's sailing. Perhaps not a traditional part of a Thanksgiving weekend, but TTL's sixth race of the season was held on Sunday, November 27. The day was a little light on attendance and wind, but still, a beautiful way … Continue reading Hungry for Wind: Thanksgiving Weekend at TTL

December Meeting-Holiday Party

Register NOW for the AYC Holiday Party and Pirate Gift Exchange Meeting - when & where:6PM, Tuesday, Dec-13The Grill at Rolling Hills Golf Course1415 N Mill Ave, Tempe, AZ December’s monthly meeting brings our annual holiday gift exchange and party.  Arrive around 6PM, mingle and jingle, then enjoy dinner which will begin shortly after. Our … Continue reading December Meeting-Holiday Party

Life, Liberty, and the Happy Pursuit of the Governor’s Cup

By Mike Ferring Governor’s Cup Basics: Pursuit race Saturday, December 10, at Lake Pleasant. Entry just 10 bucks. First Prize: Humongous Governor’s Cup Trophy and Eternal Glory. Documents and entry link: Racing page. It’s both the biggest prize (in size for sure) and one of the most fun races of the AYC year. Boats will … Continue reading Life, Liberty, and the Happy Pursuit of the Governor’s Cup

Biblical Rain and Flying Monkeys Mark October Lake Pleasant Weekend

By Mike Ferring -Racing Captain The voice on the phone set the tone: It’s looking nasty and are we really going to race?! When we arrived at the lake Saturday morning (10/15), the sky flashed with shafts of lightning and they’d already been hit with heavy rain. The wind was fine and the sky was … Continue reading Biblical Rain and Flying Monkeys Mark October Lake Pleasant Weekend