So calm that on Saturday (3/30), “racing” became a drifting test. For example, the one time the C22 fleet started, it smashed through the fleet’s two-hour maximum time limit and … Continue Reading LP Was Feeling Calm
Have you seen the Bean Pot Trophy? This elusive trophy is needed for the Tall Cactus Regatta! This is the only known photograph of this legendary trophy. As the story … Continue Reading The Mystery of the Missing Bean Pot!
Light wind punctuated with some nice breeze offered a pretty good afternoon of racing for the Laser, Junior and C14 fleets March 24. The Portsmouth crew presented RC and Clay … Continue Reading TTL Racing March 24
By George Sheller, AYC Fleet Captain and Regatta Chairman The Arizona Yacht Club hosted the North America Laser District 23 Championship on March 16-17 at Lake Pleasant in Arizona northwest … Continue Reading George Sheller's Account of the North American Laser District 23 Championship
The sailing weather was ideal for the Laser District Regatta at Lake Pleasant, March 16&17. Lots of wind under sunny sky with comfortable temperature. Even the water temperature wasn’t too … Continue Reading Laser District Rumble at Lake Pleasant
Lake Pleasant threw a variety pack of wind at us the weekend of March 9-10: you know, the no-wind, lots of wind, shifty wind, and (thank you) nice wind. Just … Continue Reading Lake Pleasant Scores
The 19-boat Laser fleet continues to be the headline entertainment at Tempe Town Lake after four rounds of the spring series. Joel Hurley is leading the pack, with an 8-point … Continue Reading Laser Light Show at TTL
Hey everyone! This week we’re bringing it back to Tempe. Tomorrow 26 March – Four Peaks Brewery 1340 E. 8th Street, #104 Tempe, AZ 85281. Come hang out with your sailing friends, … Continue Reading "Dog Watch" Happy Hour – Four Peaks in Tempe!
Dave Perry spent Birthday Regatta Saturday, February 9, buzzing around Lake Pleasant on David Newland’s powerboat, shooting video of your sailing with simultaneous commentary. Scary, right? Well, yes, and fun. … Continue Reading Regatta Extra: Dave Perry Critiques Your Sailing
Come out for Happy Hour with the AYC at a new venue in North Phoenix! CB Live will have acoustic guitarist Mike Maleckar (Mal) covering bands from his nearly 800 song list, … Continue Reading 4th Tuesday Dog Watch – CB LIVE at Desert Ridge – 26 Feb
Close it up. The 61st birthday of the Arizona Yacht Club finished with a flourish, a Sunday morning of good racing in a chill wind, climaxing three days of celebration … Continue Reading Rock ‘n Roll: Birthday Regatta & Leukemia Cup 2019
Overcast, chilly, but… enough wind much of the day Saturday, the second day of the 2019 Birthday Regatta & Leukemia Cup. In fact, it was enough for PRO Skip Kempff … Continue Reading Rockin' On: Saturday at the Birthday Regatta & Leukemia Cup
The wind was light for the first afternoon of racing at the Birthday Regatta & Leukemia Cup, but blew enough to get a couple races in. Vipers, Etchells and Multi-Hulls … Continue Reading Birthday Regatta & Leukemia Cup Off to Rockin' Start
Whitbread Round the World Race On “Fisher & Paykel, New Zealand” With John Jourdane Experience one of the most grueling yacht races on earth. 33,000 miles and nine months of sailing … Continue Reading February Meeting: John Jourdane
Click here to go to all the information about the February 8-10 Birthday Regatta & Leukemia Cup. The Birthday Regatta & Leukemia Cup is nearly here and we have 69 … Continue Reading Birthday Regatta & Leukemia Cup Party
OHSO continues to be a great location for our monthly “Dog Watch” events. This month we will be at the OHSO Paradise Valley. Address: 10810 N Tatum Blvd #126, … Continue Reading 4th Tuesday “Dog Watch” – O.H.S.O Paradise Valley – 22 January