Sailing News

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...

January 2019 Racing Newsletter  Saturday Racing: It is good to be back racing. The first week back was absolutely postcard conditions with a consistent 12 to 15 knots from the east. It was a very nice afternoon to ease back into the racing. Not so our second week back! RKR...

January 2019 Racing Newsletter Saturday Racing: Racing at LMYC has been quiet on Saturdays over the Christmas break with the two sweepstake races abandoned due to not enough numbers. Both days the weather was not that kind to sailing. Lets hope we get better weather from here on. Our first...

FROM THE GENERAL MANAGERS DESK   Hi members, Stage one renovations are now complete and I hope everyone likes the new club. We will continue with renovations in winter with the toilets and offices to be completed. Thanks to Tony May from BBC for the outstanding job he...

December 2018 Racing Newsletter Saturday Racing: Well our season is now half way through with the completion of the spring series and race 12 of the yearly Pointscore. Congratulations to the winning crews and top placings in each division. Div 1 Rhumb skippered by Ian and Robert Humphris won comfortably on...

FROM THE GENERAL MANAGERS DESK   CLUB RENOVATIONS UPDATE The renovations are almost complete. Members will be happy to know that the majority of renovations will be finished in early December. The new bar is in full swing and club reception will be finished early next week. Stage 2...

November 2018 Racing Newsletter Saturday Racing: Well into our Saturday points score racing with two races completed in each of the mini-series except the Pulbah which is this Saturday. Very frustrating conditions for our first Windward-Leeward day last Saturday. Not only for the skippers and crew following the start boat...

October 2018 Racing Newsletter   Saturday Racing: Quite a slow start to the season with fairly ordinary weather and quite a number of nominated boats not on the race course. Being five races into the season and hopefully getting to our usual weather shortly with warm weather and fair Nor-easters! Sailors/Crew wanted...

September 2018 Racing Newsletter Opening day and sail past Our strike rate for perfect weather on our season opening days has taken a hit again this year. The quite strong westerlies kept many boats in the marina or on their moorings. Still good participation in the sailpast considering with Rhumb,...

August 2018 Racing Newsletter Thanks to our Sailing Administrator Ross Ahrens for putting out the last newsletter for me while I was away. Wednesday Racing: Talk to the sailors who race on Wednesdays. They love this series, some say it is the best of the sailing. I must admit even...