The rain stopped, the sky cleared, the air turned crisp. Nice day on Tempe Town Lake. The Laser turnout this fall has been spectacular, with lots of new racers joining … Continue Reading Crisp Fall Series at Tempe Town Lake
It was one of the best racing weekends any of us could remember: good wind and comfortable temperatures nearly the entire time, perfect enough that each fleet scored a record … Continue Reading Pleasant Pleases Plenty
Hurricane Rosa brought a blast of wind to Tempe Town Lake Sunday afternoon (9/30), more or less straight out of the WNW and the Laser fleet got after it! Several … Continue Reading Wind Whips TTL and Lasers Love It
Opening Day for the Lake Pleasant Fall Series started with a bit of a whimper instead of a bang (weren’t you supposed to bring the wind?), but then picked up … Continue Reading Opening Day at Lake Pleasant
Quite hot, actually, but with enough breeze to make the opening day at the lake a good contest. There are some 37 entries at Tempe Town Lake for the fall … Continue Reading TTL Fall Racing Opens Hot
By Tony Knauss – TSC/Hobie Fleet 514 We have a few of our Hobie and Multihull skippers who are inviting the boatless and the cat-curious to crew for us at … Continue Reading Are You Cat Curious?
This month we’re digging deep… deep into the East Valley that is! Come join us for libations and camaraderie at Fibber Magees in Chandler: 1989 West Elliot Road, Chandler, AZ 85224 … Continue Reading AYC 4th Tuesday Happy Hour – Fibber Magees in Chandler
Our sister club in Tucson is hosting its annual San Carlos Cruise beginning October 22nd. Ports of call will include San Pedro Bay, Las Cocinas anchorage, and of course San Carlos. For more … Continue Reading October San Carlos Cruise with the Tucson Sailing Club
Racing at Tempe Town Lake begins at 3pm Sunday (September 16) and at Lake Pleasant the following weekend, Saturday at 12:30 pm and Sunday at 9 am, September 22 & … Continue Reading Fall Racing Kicks Off at Both Lakes
The first crew party held at the lake was a really great gathering! Lots of people, both members and potential members got together, shared their sailing experiences and a great … Continue Reading Crew Party with a Cause!!
One final reminder that this Saturday, 8 September from about 4 to around 8 (boat time you know…) at Scorpion Bay Marina YOUR Arizona Yacht Club will host its annual Crew … Continue Reading Annual Crew Party Sat, 8 September!
Our Happy Hour events are generally scheduled on the 4th Tuesday of the month and move around the valley! This one is going to be in North Scottsdale at O.H.S.O … Continue Reading Next AYC Happy Hour – O.H.S.O. North Scottsdale!
As monsoon storms hit the valley over the weekend, making the 100 degree temps wet and muggy, many of our members gathered in the cool pines outside of Mormon Lake … Continue Reading AYC Campout Was Cool!
By Heather McClain This is the unofficial start of the sailing season in Phoenix! Need Crew? Want to crew on a boat? On Saturday, September 8, from 4-8 pm, we’ll … Continue Reading Crew Party at Scorpion September 8
As I write this, the temperature in Phoenix is flirting with 115 degrees and a weekend in the cool country of Northern Arizona sounds pretty nice. The annual AYC Summer … Continue Reading Warm? How About a Weekend in the Pines?
In conjunction with our effort to focus more on our members and the relationships that make our club strong, we had an AYC Happy Hour at 4 Peaks Brewing in … Continue Reading AYC Happy Hour – 4 Peaks Brewing in Tempe