The Rio Salado Foundation is making another run at building a $5-million boathouse on the north shore of Tempe Town Lake. Storage on the lower floor, offices and meeting space … Continue Reading March Meeting: Boathouse for Tempe Town Lake?
Friday: Gorgeous. Saturday: Not so much. Sunday: Better, but who needs cold and rainy? When it was over, Jeff Grange had mowed down the Viper competition, his single “bad” race … Continue Reading Rain, Strong Wind Mark Leukemia Cup-Birthday Regatta Action
The day started with a nice, fresh breeze and then slowly dissolved into one of those placid Lake Pleasant drifters. It was the first day of the Lake Pleasant Spring … Continue Reading Lake Pleasant Spring 2017 Week One Results
Finally, the weekend is here! The 2017 Leukemia Cup Regatta/Birthday celebration starts on Friday the 17th at Lake Pleasant. For all the fans of Sailflow, Windy, NOAA, Wind Alert etc.. … Continue Reading LCR@LP!
Here’s what’s happening at the 2017 AYC Leukemia Cup Regatta “First in the Nation” and Birthday Regatta, with a completely new date, format and events. All the regatta information and … Continue Reading Leukemia Cup & Birthday Regatta Bash
The Spring Series at Tempe Town Lake kicked off with nice, strong wind and mild temperatures, just the ticket for breaking the drought of competitive sailing. The scores for the … Continue Reading Week One at Tempe Town Lake
On a sunny, chilly Saturday, Chrisann Tortora sailed Mike Hester’s Viper 640 to victory and a grip on the shiny Ruth Beals Cup for 2017. The Ruth Beals Cup is … Continue Reading Chrisann Tortora Wins 2017 Ruth Beals Cup
Registration remains open for the new Ruth Beals Cup date of Saturday, January 28. This is the women-at-the-helm championship now being held at Lake Pleasant as a PHRF long-distance race. … Continue Reading Ruth Beals Cup January 28
The 2107 season starts with TWO regattas. On January 21, ladies take the helm in the RUTH BEALS CUP. This year we will be celebrating the founder of the AYC … Continue Reading 2017 Starts with REGATTAS
Consider this sentence from the NY Times: “Sea Shepherd… describes itself as an eco-vigilante group, flies a variation of the Jolly Roger on its ships and often cites the motto, … Continue Reading January Meeting: Eco Vigilantes Protect Endangered Species
It happens every year—at a time of goodwill and peace on earth, normally pleasant AYC sailors release their inner Kraken and go for the things in shiny wrappings. The 2016 Party … Continue Reading And then, they became pirates.
Another light wind day concluded the fall series at Tempe Town Lake and even though Mike Hester managed to best Paul Miachika in the two Laser races, it wasn’t nearly … Continue Reading Tempe Town Lake Fall Series Final Results
Heading into the stirring conclusion of the Tempe Town Lake fall series, the wind went light, limiting the number (and excitement) of the races. One more Sunday of action to … Continue Reading Tempe Town Lake Week 7 Results
In a day made for fast sailing, Mike Hester and Brett Johnston scored belt buckles and Paul Miachika walked off with the giant trophy. Mike took the monohull fleet and … Continue Reading Hester, Johnston & Miachika Win Governor's Cup Trophies
The 2016 Governor’s Cup Regatta will take place on December 3rd at Lake Pleasant and this year introduces something new, different and exciting. Here’s the scoop. There are two categories: … Continue Reading 2016 Governor's Cup & Triple Crown
The scores for week 5 of racing at Tempe Town Lake are posted on the results page, or click here.