Due to predicted high winds, all Opening Day festivities will be moved to Saturday, October 7. If you're a “Parrothead” or maybe the “Son of a Sailor,” you will want to join us for Opening Day at Lake Pleasant on Saturday, September 30, 2023. Our Rear Commodore Ed Scheletsky is planning a Jimmy Buffett-themed event … Continue reading Opening Day: Celebrating Jimmy Buffett Style
PLEASE NOTE: After reviewing the boat inventories, ASF will be scheduling a REPAIR DAY. Look for that announcement soon. And if you'd like to help with the repairs, send an email to ASF@arizonayachtclub.org By Bob Naylor, Jr. Staff Commodore Our annual pre-season boat clean-up was a big success, with 40+ volunteers showing up at the … Continue reading TTL Boats Flipped, Scrubbed, Rigged, and Cleaned!
AYC campout founders Al and Sandy Lehman were among the first to arrive at the Dairy Springs group site on Friday, August 11. With 2023 marking the 40th year since the first AYC Kinnikinick Lake Campout, one can only imagine the multitude of memories these two hold. And the family album will now include at … Continue reading 2023 Campout: Fun, Food and Festivities
By Mike Ferring Something different. A crowd gathering, chattering, at the Pollack Cinema in Tempe. Not your regular AYC club meeting, but a movie night and a film celebrating the outstanding career of Harry “Buddy” Melges (pronounced with a hard “g,” not a “j” sound), not that he seemed to care as long as his … Continue reading The Wizard of Zenda Inspires the Sailors of Arizona
It happened in a flash - another whole year of Arizona sailing has gone by. AYC wrapped-up this year’s racing, cruising, learning, and social activities with the annual Commodores Celebration, held at a very packed Culinary Dropout in Tempe with 80-members and guests on-hand. Fantastic food complimented by beverages that flowed as easily as the … Continue reading Commodores Celebration … plenty of commodores, much to celebrate!