Call for 2014 CYC Award Nominees
The 2014 racing season is coming to an end, and it is time to consider the 2014 CYC outstanding performers. The Board will consider all nominees and the Award winners will be announced in January 2015. Nominations are sought for the following awards: Sailor of the Year – consistently races and places in the top [ MORE ]
Get involved and have your say! Here are today's volunteer opportunities:
Member volunteer bartenders are always welcome. If you already have your WA State MAST permit, sign up for a shift now! If you don't have your permit, keep an eye out, as we frequently offer training through CYC.
Help choreograph the most wonderful night of the year, when the Christmas Ships come sailing by CYC on December 16. Help set up (5-6pm), greet (6-7 or 7-8 pm), serve (5-6, 6-7, or 7-8pm), or clean up (10-11pm). Or cut loose as a Christmas Cookie Decoration Assistant. To sign up, e-mail the CYC Office.
Friday, October 31: The Halloween fun will continue. Adults come dressed up and enter yourself into the costume contest. You may have a chance to win a prize! [MORE]
Monday, November 3: Joe and Rich will both be our guests at lunch and will talk about the magazine 48° North, its place in the maritime industry in the Pacific Northwest, and the economic forces at work in that industry. [MORE]
November 8-9:Coach Street Silvestri will be leading demanding Opti clinics. These clinics are designed for the Intermediate to Advanced Junior sailors. [MORE]
Thursday, November 6 (5-8 pm):We are kicking off our first Thursday Happy Hour with $6 Manhattans. Dinner will be available too. [MORE]
November 15-16: Are you interested in learning more about how protest committees work? Are you interested in becoming a US Sailing Judge? Join us for a 2-day US Sailing Judge Seminar (Advanced). [MORE]
Monday, November 17: Please attend the Annual Membership Meeting. We will be electing Club officers for 2015 and three directors for two-year terms ending in 2017. We will also talk about the Club’s status, this year’s accomplishments, and plans and hopes for next year. [MORE]
From the Helm
Revamping the Race Book
Dear CYC Member, Our racing program has been working very well for many years, especially for our long-standing participants. However, while our participation levels have stabilized, we need to make it easier to bring in new people and grow our events. This is driven both from the desire of every fleet and each of us [ MORE ]