AYC Lake Pleasant Lake Captain and J/70 crew David Newland this Sunday (11/11) did a foolishly brave thing: after never before sailing one, he adopted a Laser and went sailing … Continue Reading Five Decades in the Making, Adopt-A-Boat Gave Me Opportunity
YOUR Arizona Yacht Club is a great club with a host of vibrant social and sailing activities. From Racing to Cruising to just hanging out, it is a group that I’ve … Continue Reading A Big Ask…
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!
The Southern California Yachting Association will present a Women’s Boating Clinic on Sunday, September 23 at the Del Rey Yacht Club in Marina del Rey, California. The price is just … Continue Reading Women's Clinic Sept 23 at Del Rey Yacht Club
By Mike Ferring In 2018, AYC membership is higher than ever, with 235 member families as of June 1. We have active series at two lakes, well-attended monthly meetings with … Continue Reading How Do We Break Down Barriers to Racing?
All AYC members have now received an invoice for next year’s dues (or non-dues for Life and Honorary Life members) and the membership team hopes you’ll renew right away so … Continue Reading Membership Renewal Time
David Newland is the recipient of the AYC Most Valuable Player award, what we call the US Sailing Sportsmanship Award. David has gone above and beyond constantly in his role … Continue Reading MVP for 2018: David Newland
Now that we have a new and reliable motor on the back of the club’s Boston Whaler, the board has decided it’s time to sell the old safety boat, the … Continue Reading Like to Buy the Commodore's Yield Boat?
Brats, buddies, and boats. We called it Hoot at the Lake and about 50 people turned out for a fun few hours at Tempe Town Lake Saturday (9/30). The wind … Continue Reading It Was a Hoot at the Lake
Remember the smoke that billowed off the aging, often failing motor on the transom of the AYC Boston Whaler? Gone. You have a new, 175hp Evinrude E-TEC pushing the old … Continue Reading Your New, Reliable Boston Whaler
Tempe Town Lake racers know Rich/Dick (“either,” he says) Krebill as the guy who single-hands a tomato red C14 (Tomato Sloop) around the marks, since wife Peggy gave up her … Continue Reading A Wild Wyoming Sailing Rodeo
AYC Honorary Life member Mike Yarnell has boxed up a library of classic sailing and racing books and is offering them to club members to borrow or buy. We’ll have … Continue Reading The AYC Sailing and Racing Library
Two storms on Friday and Saturday night (7/14 & 7/15) blasted Lake Pleasant, churning the lake, ripping up docks and hurling boats into each other. Bruce Andress reports Monday (7/17) … Continue Reading Monsoons Hit With Fury
The Shoreline Yacht Club and US Sailing will present a Safety at Sea seminar on Sunday, July 2. The moderator will be Bruce Brown, who spoke to AYC about this … Continue Reading Safety at Sea Seminar July 2 in Long Beach