Chatham Yacht Club

Teaching Love of Sailing on Pleasant Bay Since 1921

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Spinsheet - August 12, 2019


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SAILING SCHOOL AWARDS
ALL CLASSES 
FRIDAY 12:00

LAST HURRAH
FRIDAY 6 pm

END OF YEAR MEETING
SATURDAY
15:30

CLUBHOUSE CLOSING
SUNDAY
9am

TROPHY RETURN -ENGRAVING REMINDER

Please remember to return any CYC trophies in your possession. Awards are presented at the closing meeting on the 17th!

REMEMBER TO HAVE YOUR TROPHIES ENGRAVED!  East Coast Trophy in Hyannis does a nice job and has a quick turn around.


CYC REGATTA RESULTS
The 2019 CYC Regatta Trophy,
a painting by David Spring

Reminders and Requests from our Commodore,

The final sailing school awards for ALL classes will be Friday at 12: 00 Noon.  All parents and students are welcome and encouraged  to come and celebrate this summer in sailing school.  The sailing school race series awards will be given for both Wednesday and Thursday classes.  

Our sailing school staff has done a wonderful job this year! If you feel positive about the job these hard working young people have done for the last eight weeks, or if you want to give an extra thank you for your child's sailing school experience, please donate to the staff appreciation fund.  The club uses these funds to give bonuses to the teachers.   Thank you!  (Contribute Here)

420 Washing and de-rigging: Stay around following sailing school awards on Friday afternoon to help get the 420 fleet ready to go into the basement!

The end of year meeting will be at 15:30 this Saturday, August 17th.  We will have a budget presentation and plans for purchases this winter which need member approval.  We also present all of the sailing series awards and other awards at this meeting. It is a great opportunity to support each other and the club. 

  All hands on deck for the club closing this Sunday, August 18th at 9 am.  It takes many hands, power washers, carriers, movers and packers to secure everything for the winter.  Please come lend a hand on Sunday morning.


Patrol Flag Return : Thank you to everyone who helped patrol this year! If you still have an orange patrol flag in your boat, please return it to the basement.


All privately owned gear and sails need to be removed from the basement by Saturday!  (Also, any unmarked gear left behind will become CYC property by default.  Please check to see what you may have left behind)

Barb Shipley

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SAILING SCHOOL

THIS IS OUR FINAL WEEK :

Sailing School Awards for all classes will be presented on  Friday at 12:00 pm

Night sail is Wednesday 7-9pm with ice cream sundaes!!

ADULT SAILING

We are so proud of our students! They are sailors! 


CYC GEAR AVAILABLE

CYC Gear, including fleeces, sweatshirts, sweatpants and some regatta shirts are still available. Plan now for holiday gifts! email Suzanne Lenox to purchase.

LAST HURRAH

Friday, August 16th 

Cocktails 6pm 

BYOB and appetizer to share, adults only

Scenes from regatta weekend

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Courtesy and Safety on the Golf Course

An average golf ball leaves the tee traveling 115 mph or more, and our path to CYC takes us right in front of the first tee. Adults and children need to take care as they cross in front.  Eastward Ho! has provided a fence to protect us.  CYC members should stop at the edge of the fence, look and assess the situation.  Always wait while golfers are teeing off, but if the golfers are waiting, they may signal it is safe to cross. Be aware as you approach the ninth green as well, since it is just beyond our path.

Eastward Ho! and CYC have a great working relationship, but it depends on CYC members being courteous to and respectful of the golfers.  Please wear shirts and shoes when crossing the hill, and do not use your cell phone.  It is best to be quiet when golfers are on the 9th green.  You may stop and wait, or move quietly by, but try not to distract those focusing on their putts.


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Chatham Yacht Club | P.O. Box 531 | North Chatham, MA 02650

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