Chatham Yacht Club

Teaching Love of Sailing on Pleasant Bay Since 1921

CHATHAM YACHT CLUB ANNUAL AWARDS

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SAILING SCHOOL ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS

Lane-Leighton, S. Arthur Petersom, Cary/ Sampson, Mighty Mary, Mighty Mac, Trophies

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE AWARDS

John Wesp, Mclennen, Taylor Trophies

Join Me At The Club, See Saw Awards

TUESDAY SERIES RACE 1

Rogers, Rosenthall, Howes, Midweek, Opti Challenge Trophies

 TUESDAY SERIES RACE 2

Goheen, McHorney, Yorke, Tomlinson, Jacobson Trophies

 WEDNESDAY RACES

Coleman, Junior Ryan, McClennan, Doyle Trophies

 SATURDAY RACES

Summers, Presidents, Benson, Walton, Dickson, Commodore, Clary Trophies

 

SAILING SCHOOL ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS


S. ARTHUR PETERSON / DICKSON AWARD

S Arthur Peterson Dickson Shore School Trophy was given by a member of the shore school in 1955 in honor of the then Commodore Peterson who had overseen construction of the old clubhouse. The trophy was to be given to “a member of the shore school selected by the instructors as the sailor who has progressed the most and has shown the most enthusiasm.” The S. Arthur Peterson Dickson Award is the most prestigious award given by the club.

2021 RECIPIENTS: Lily Stoddard



MIGHTY MARY AWARD: 

The female sailing school student whose racing record and support of sailing at CYC most promotes the sport of yachting by encouraging proficiency in seamanship and sportsman-like conduct

2021 RECIPIENT: Cailyn Murphy



MIGHTY MAC AWARD

The male sailing school student whose racing record and support of sailing at CYC most promotes the sport of yachting by encouraging proficiency in seamanship and sportsman-like conduct

2021 RECIPIENT:  Cody & Tucker Lamoreux


CARY-SAMPSON AWARD:

The instructor whose dedication and enthusiasm for teaching sailing best exemplifies the volunteerism so necessary to maintain the vitality of CYC.

2021 RECIPIENT: Katelyn McGauley



LANE LEIGHTON TROPHY: SAILING SCHOOL ELIMINATION RACE

In 1966 shore school instructors Charlie Leighton and Julie Lane instituted a year-end elimination race for all shore school students and donated the Lane-Leighton Trophy, a milk can, which has traditionally been used to dunk the winner.

2021 RECIPIENT: Alex Wesp



SINGLE-HANDED COMPETITION

In 1966 Stephen Goheen and Walter McClennen made and donated the GoMac Hand for a single-handed competition. The competition was to be an annual, unscheduled pick-up race of instructors and others who did not regularly sail Beetle Cats.

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE AWARDS


ALAN MCCLENNEN SENIOR AWARD:

This award was established in August 2004 when the Chatham Yacht Club and Eastward Ho! Golf Club honored Alan McClennen Senior for his devotion and contributions to both organizations. The award is granted to a young athlete who exemplifies enthusiasm and good sportsmanship in golf and sailing in honor of Alan McClennen’s support of young people and sports.

2021 RECIPIENT:  Pierson Douglass



JOHN WESP AWARD:

The club member who best exemplifies the club's spirit of dedication and cheerful volunteerism.

2021 RECIPIENTS: Julie Murphy



TAYLOR AWARD:

This trophy will be awarded annually to the Chatham Yacht Club student, staff member, or other yacht club member who selflessly displays the most passion and ability to pass on his or her knowledge of sailing, racing, and seamanship to other sailors, consistent with Chatham Yacht Club values. Let the annual recipient stand as a role model for all in the sport. Established in 2013 by former CYC Sailing Masters Emily and Willis Taylor.

2021 RECIPIENT: Gwen Shipley



JOIN ME AT THE CLUB AWARD:

This award is presented to a person or family to recognize their efforts in promoting the inclusion of new and existing members in Club activities, social, sailing, volunteer, development, or otherwise. The long-term health and effectiveness of Chatham Yacht Club and its ability to meet the mission is determined by the level of participation and engagement of its members. Those who receive this award are being recognized for their enthusiasm and efforts in getting people involved. The award recipient embodies the idea that the more members are involved the better the results. This trophy symbolizes the warmth that people appreciate by being welcomed and included. Thank you for what

you have done to ensure the continued success of Chatham Yacht Club. Established by the Wesp family in 2021.

2021 RECIPIENT: Nikki Bartlett



SEE SAW AWARD:

Given by the Patrol Captains in honor of Jeff Taylor and to those individuals who patrol to protect us. Established in 2021 by Ann Sampson and Alice Ronty in honor of Jeff Taylor.

2021 RECIPIENT: Mike Szymanski



ABOVE AND BEYOND AWARDS:

2021 RECIPIENTS:  Kegan Berner, Ted Dickson, Cara Maggioni, Jeff Howell, Cathy Taylor, Max Wesp



TUESDAY SERIES


ROGERS BOWL: 420'S

In 1962 the Samuel S. Rogers family, marking three generations of participation in CYC, presented the Rogers Bowl for the Tuesday Daysailer Series. In 1999 the trophy was transferred to the Tuesday 420 series, as the Daysailers were no longer racing on Tuesdays.

2021 RECIPIENTS:

1. Katelyn McGauley  2. Karen Taylor, Barb Shipley   3. Cody Lamoreux, Tucker Lamoreux


MIDWEEK BOWL

 

The Midweek Bowl was designated for the Tuesday Beetle Cat series. It had not been awarded for several years and is now for awarded to midweek winning Bettle Cat sailors.


2021 RECIPIENTS:

1. Calder Robbins  2. Ted Dickson   3.  Carolyn Packowska


TOMLINSON TROPHY

In 1980 the daughters of Nancy K. Tomlinson donated the Tomlinson Trophy in memory of their mother who, though not a sailor, had been active in the club for 20 years, on the dock, patrolling, and serving as Secretary and Jib Sheet editor. The Tomlinson Trophy is designated for the Ladies Series on Tuesdays.

2021 RECIPIENTS:
1. 
Carolyn Packowska  2.  Cathy Taylor 3. Carolyn Parker


OPTI CHALLENGE TROPHY (TUESDAY RACE 1)

Opti Championship Fleet
2021 RECIPIENTS:
1. Sam Bartlett  2. Brooke Bartlett   3. Jessica Scipione

Opti Green Fleet

None Qualified


JACOBSON TROPHY - OPTIS (TUESDAY RACE 2)

Opti Championship Fleet
2021 RECIPIENTS:
1.  Sam Bartlett 2. Brooke Bartlett  3.  Jessica Scipione


Opti Championship Fleet

None Qualified


GOHEEN TROPHY 420s (TUESDAY RACE 2)
2021 RECIPIENTS:

1. Karen Taylor  2. Barb Shipley  3. Natalie Coleman-Fuller


HOWES: SUNFISH (TUESDAY RACE 1)
2021 RECIPIENTS:

1. Anne Sampson   2.  Camilo Coelho 3.  



YORKE: SUNFISH  (TUESDAY RACE 2)
2021RECIPIENTS:

1. Anne Sampson   2.  Camilo Coelho 3.  

WEDNESDAY JUNIOR SERIES


COLEMAN TROPHY : 420S
2021 RECIPIENTS:

1.  Alex Wesp  2. Julia Scipione   3.  Brooke Bartlett


MCCLENNEN BOWL: JUNIOR BEETLE CAT SERIES

In 1953, Commodore Alan McClennen offered a permanent trophy for a class in the children’s series. Six years later he presented the McClennen Bowl for the Saturday Beetle Cat Series. In 1975 the McClennen Bowl was designated for the Junior Beetle Series on Thursdays.

2021 RECIPIENTS:

1.   2.    3.   None Qualified



RYAN TROPHY: SUNFISH

In 1993, Catherine Ryan presented the Ryan Trophy, in honor if the Ryan family, for the junior Sunfish Series.

2021 RECIPIENTS:
1. None Qualified



DOYLE CUP: OPTIS 

Opti Championship Fleet
2021 RECIPIENTS:
1. Sam Bartlett  2. Eli Gertsberg  3. Roque Coelho
Opti Green Fleet
2021 RECIPIENTS:
1.   2.  None Qualified



SATURDAY SERIES


PRESIDENT'S CUP BAYBIRD SERIES:

The President’s Cup was presented in 1921 by G. Herbert Windeler, Esq, president of the Chatham Country Club, “to represent the championship of the Baybirds”. A series of five races was called the President’s Cup Races. In 1975 the “Chatham Yacht designated the President’s Cup for the Saturday Daysailer Series.


COMMODORE'S CUP BEETLECAT SERIES:

The Commodore’s Cup was donated in 1927 to the newly formed Pleasant Bay Yachting Club (renamed the Chatham Yacht Club the following season) by its commodore Edward F. McClennen for the Baybird class. In 1975 the Club designated the Commodore’s Cup for the Saturday Beetle Cat Series.

2021 RECIPIENTS: 
1. Cailyn Murphy 2.  Calder Robbins 3. Ted Dickson



WALTON TROPHY SUNFISH SERIES

The Nancy Walton Trophy was donated by the Sunfish fleet in honor of their former racing companion and club secretary following her death in 1971. The Walton Trophy is designated for the Saturday Sunfish Series.

2021 RECIPIENTS:
1. Camilo Coelho 2. Brooke Bartlett  3. George McHorney



COMMODORE WILLIAM A. DICKSON PERPETUAL TROPHY: MARSHALL CAT SERIES

Commodore William Dickson donated the Dickson Catboat Champion Trophy in 1981 for the Marshall Cat Saturday Series, with the stipulation that the winner provide a “meat” dinner to all previous winners. The 14 foot Catboats have now replaced Marshall Cat’s as the racing boat.

Deed:

“To be awarded to the winning Catboat for each racing season as determined by the Directors of the Chatham Yacht Club.

The trophy shall be polished and turned over to the new winner who shall have his name engraved thereupon.

The winner must provide a proper meat dinner for all the preceding winners.”

2021 RECIPIENTS : 
1. Alliosn Coleman 2. Anne Carson  3. Alice Ronty



SUMMERS BOWL: 420 SERIES

The children of L. Colin Summers, who had spent many hours starting, timing, and finishing races, donated the Summers Bowl in 1960. Noting the family’s more than 20 years of racing at the club, they designated the trophy for the new Daysailer class. In 1972 the Summers Bowl was transferred to the 420 Saturday Series.

2021 RECIPIENTS : 
1. Ryan McGauley 2. Katelyn McGauley  3.  Karen Taylor & Barb Shipley (Tie)


CLARY BOWL: SATURDAY OPTIMIST DINGHY SERIES
In 1967 Bill Clary, an adult racer and frequent winner of the Saturday Beetle Cat series, presented the Clary Bowl, to be given to the junior placing first in the series. In 1975, when juniors were consistently winning the Saturday Beetle Cat Series, the Clary Bowl was transferred to the Tuesday Beetle Cat Series. In 1999 the trophy was transferred to the Saturday Optimist series so that a junior would always win it.

Opti Championship Fleet

2021 RECIPIENTS:
1.Sam Bartlett 2. Harrison Kintz 3.  Roque Coelho

Opti Green Fleet
2021 RECIPIENTS:
1. Millie DiRocco   2.  Emery Benson 3. Sean Cahaly 


BENSON-REESE LASER SERIES:
2021 RECIPIENTS:  

1. Catherine Dickson  2. John Dickson 3. Sam Benson 

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