February Memebership Meeting

From the membership corner Please welcome our newest members, Bob Hastings, John Healy, and Bernie Armstrong, to the club. Bob is a Tucson resident and recently took the ASA keelboat 101 class at Lake Pleasant. Bob is interested in crewing on keelboats at lake pleasant. So, if anyone needs crew, please give Bob a call. […]

Lake Pleasant Week 2 Results – Damp but Posted

Wild weekend, too wild for safe sailing on Saturday, but the results are posted, and many comments have been shared about the great RC work even NOT racing Saturday. Click Here for the scores. Could we have sailed?  Here are some of the comments about the wisdom of not sailing, and a great video of what it could have […]

Tempe Town Lake to add Paddleboarding to its Watersports

Hey everyone…not sure if you heard about this or not.  There was an article in the Arizona Republic not to long ago. Anyway, for more information about classes, dates and times click here. Please also remember that a sailboat under sail must GIVE WAY to a “human powered” craft…even if we’re racing! Thanks!

February AYC Board Meeting Minutes

Meeting Call to order 2/1/2011, 7:13pm, Emory Heisler’s Home  Attendees: Motil, Heisler, Harlow, Chapman, Pillote, Parker and Guests (see list at end)  1.       Secretary (Heisler substitute) January minutes updated to reflect May 14, 2011 as Commodore’s Ball.  Approved by Pillote motion, Harlow 2nd, unanimous. 2.       Treasurer Report (Chapman) Awaiting final Birthday Regatta expenses for next […]

My First – THE FIRST – Governors Cup 1994

 By Dennis Lynde Well, this is from quite a while ago, but I was asked to recall a former Governors cup that I had participated in and my first was THE FIRST. In 1994 I was working for The Sailboat Shop and had the pleasure of selling a new Hunter 26, which he named Wit’s […]