AYC Birthday Regatta (2019)

2019 AYC Birthday Regatta Tucson Sailing Club all set up to serve a hot breakfast to the sailors.  Servers included Glenn Brostedt, Peter & Alan Burgard, Mark McDade, Tony & Lani Krauss, Marshall Williamson & Brian Dolan       Sun rising over race headquarters Photo by Mike Ferring, AYC…

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New Officers Elected at Nov. 27 Meeting

The election was a success, the new Bridge for 2019: Commodore – Brian Dolan Vice Commodore – Mark McDade Rear Commodore – Gino Bottino Secretary – Dorothy Dolan Treasurer – Audria Gay George Measurer – Bill Ahrens Safety – Officer Kevin Knuhtsen Past Commodore – Marshall Williamson    

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AYC Extends Invite to Governor’s Cup Regatta

  Arizona Yacht Club Event: A fun race around Lake Pleasant on Saturday, December 1 with a raft-up afterward. Don’t like your PHRF rating? Well, how about towing a dinghy, flying an AYC burgee, or bringing a pet (live only please). AYC extends a special invitation to Lake Pleasant Sailing…

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May 2018 San Carlos Regatta

The 37th Annual May Regatta took on a different twist. For the first time in history the event was cancelled due to high winds, 35 kt + winds; despite perfect temps in the high 80s. However, all racing fun was not lost as in the Fall 2009, ” No gotta…

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World Famous Sailor Spoke at Our June Meeting

John Jourdane was our speaker for the June meeting.           John Jourdane Sailing Bio: John is one of the most experienced offshore sailors in the world In the last 60 years he has sailed over 350,000 miles 56 crossings between the West Coast and Hawaii (28…

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Second Sun: First Place in Light Parade

Photo by Terri Honaker Sebastian Steve and Francie Durand’s Second Sun first place finish in the 2017 San Carlos Light Parade. That’s an octopus, not Steve falling off the boat. Very clever lighting. Congratulations.

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2017 Fall Regatta Race Results

The 47th Annual Fall Regatta hosted by the Tucson Sailing Club & the San Carlos Yacht Club provided a beautiful venue for this long running regatta. Sailors were welcomed & race weekend activities began with a dock party Friday evening at Marina San Carlos, followed by the Commodores Beach Party…

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May 2017 Regatta Race Results

The May regatta racing was challenging and fun.  The Saturday race course was to Catch 22 beach.  Winds were in the 6 to 12 knot range which resulted in a challenging beat up the coast in sloppy water.  Fortunately the race committee moved the mark almost out of the bay…

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Driving to San Carlos Sonora

Travel to Mexico with a boat and trailer is not difficult but there are some rules to follow. REQUIRED DOCUMENTS Passports — or other approved identification documents will be required on both sides of the border. DO NOT LEAVE WITHOUT THEM. Car of Trailer Permit –for travel to Baja or…

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