Sailing News

With Daylight saving commenced we have twilight racing on again with two races completed and a good fleet of 11 boats on the 1st night and 18 on the 2nd night.  I would encourage all boats to come down on Friday night, have a quick...

Wednesday Racing: After ten races Morticia (Geoff Gardner) is leading on 42 points, from Dreadnaught (Ed Hillier) on 45 points and Dee One (Ken Buckingham) on 48 points on a countback from The Apple (Warren Hodgkins) also on 48 points. Good luck to all for the...

Sailing Newsletter July 2019 I have recently taken over the role of Rear Commodore from Geoff Edman.  I want to thank Geoff for his tireless work as Rear Commodore.  I am sure that Geoff will make an excellent Commodore and I look forward to working with him,...

FROM THE GENERAL MANAGERS DESK   CLUB RENOVATIONS UPDATE The new toilets and administration area construction will begin in mid-May with a completion date in mid-August. Belmont Bay Construction will once again be partnering with the club to deliver stage 2 of the renovations. The club are also...

May 2019 Racing Newsletter Winter Series: Our winter series starts this coming Sunday 19 May for 11 races. Please note that there is no racing on the Sunday of the long weekend. Also please note the change to sailing instructions for this series. The change relates to yachts using spinnakers....

FROM THE GENERAL MANAGERS DESK CLUB RENOVATIONS UPDATE The new toilets and administration area construction will begin in mid-May with a completion date in mid-August. Belmont Bay Construction will once again be partnering with the club to deliver stage 2 of the renovations. MARINA RECTIFICATION The club has engaged...

April 2019 Racing Newsletter Correction: In my last Newsletter I incorrectly advised that the start time for the Good Friday race was 1400. Please follow the Sailing Instructions and program which has the start time as 1300. You should always follow the Sailing Instructions. Boat owners /skippers meeting. We will...

March 2019 Racing Newsletter Boat owners /skippers meeting. Only two weeks to go in our 2018-2019 sailing season. We will be holding a Boat owners / skippers meeting at 10:00 am on Saturday 6 April at the clubhouse. In preparation for that I will be sending out a survey...

March 2019 Racing Newsletter Saturday Racing: It has been quite busy racing over the last weekends. May have only been one Pointscore race but with Lakefest on we also had the Heaven can Wait regatta on the first weekend, and LMYC sailors certainly performed well, and combined with the RKR...

February 2019 Racing Newsletter Sorry I missed a newsletter, I have been away. Last newsletter we had just returned from the Christmas break and here we are already checking off the completing the mini-series. February is such a full-on month for sailing at LMYC. We have had, on the...