By Joanne Aspinall, Birthday Regatta Chair2024 Logo: Anders Mitnz It’s official. Registration for the Arizona Yacht Club Birthday Regatta for Charity is now live! You can register for our biggest event of the year AND support some great causes all at once! Our annual regatta, held February 16-18, 2024, benefits the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, Phoenix Children’s … Continue reading 2024 Birthday Regatta Registration is Now Open
By Mike Ferring, Racing Captain A day that started with zero breeze gusting to two spun into something nearly perfect this Saturday (11/18), peaking at eight knots and letting the Santana 20, Portsmouth, Thistle, and C22 fleets score three or four beautiful races. Delightful. Sunday (11/19) may have been even better, with the fleets scoring … Continue reading Changing Times for Series Racing at Lake Pleasant
By David Newland Well, that’s what I heard, but I have seen no photo evidence. With 47 dinghies hitting the water at Lake Pleasant this past weekend, you’d expect some shenanigans. Fortunately, that was about it! What we did have was a fun competition with six fleets getting 6-8 races in over two days. Loads of beach junk … Continue reading 2023 Dinghy Days-A Dolphin Jumped onto a Sunfish?
By Kim Stuart It was a beautiful day at Lake Pleasant - although quite a bit warmer than one would expect for late October, even in Arizona - with brilliant skies and an early breeze blowing from the south when we arrived at the lake to set up and get the boat, Watercolors, rigged and … Continue reading A Fantastic Day at LP for the 2023 Ruth Beals Cup Race
By Joanne Aspinall Inspired by the triathletes who swam in the waters that morning and could still be seen running along the shores, 24 boats crewed by sailing athletes took to the waters of TTL on Sunday afternoon, October 22. The weather gods were not kind to either group or their spectators (or race committees), … Continue reading TTL Racing Turns out 24 Boats