Dredge Crew, Harbor Still Negotiating

September 28, 2011Club News, Corinthians

Workers can’t come back until new contract agreed   By J.M. BROWN | Posted: 09/28/2011 01:30:07 AM PDT SANTA CRUZ — A union leader representing members of the former harbor dredge crew urged the Port Commission on Tuesday to hammer out a new contract deal that will allow the five men to come back to work. … Read More

HRYC Double Damned 2011

September 27, 2011Club News, Corinthians

Awesome video of Hood River Yacht Club’s Double Damned 2011. See if you can spot Matt Vecchionne ripping on Sean McBurney’s Moore 24, Paddy Wagon. This year there were 23 boats sailing against a 3kt current in 18-40kts windspeed.  It was a wild 42 miles up the Columbia River from Cascade Locks to The Dalles.


September 27, 2011Club News, Corinthians

Corinthian James Clappier on Criminal Mischief an R/P 45 in the 2011 Rolex Big Boat series this month. Big boats, big wind, and big waves.  After four days of racing in impressive San Francisco conditions Criminal Mischief finished 6th in the IRC A division.  On days two and three the wind peaked in the 20s … Read More

“Lucky I had this crash helmet on”

September 22, 2011Club News, Corinthians

If you have not seen this, you should.  If you have, you should probably just watch it again. In June Russell Coutts of Oracle Racing sent one of the AC45 into a slow motion cartwheel during an informal race in San Francisco.  Whoops. “We got caught in the pre-start at the wrong angle and paid … Read More

Where In The World Is Alex?

September 22, 2011Club News, Corinthians

Follow Corinthian Alex Belmont on his sailing adventures around the world: http://blog.mailasail.com/belmont Alex’s most recent post from September 17: We’ve been on Suwarrow (also spelled Suvarov) Atoll for five days now. This place is pretty incredible. Only two caretakers, James and John, both from Roratonga, live here. These guys are so welcoming, taking time to … Read More

Upcoming Laser Classes & Races

September 21, 2011Club News, Corinthians

Beginning Laser Sailing Class – Saturday October 1st at 10:00am This class will start with a lesson in a SC27 with Rob Schuyler and Barry Whittall.  Following this we will find a date that works for everyone interested and begin sailing Lasers in the harbor. Please contact Rob Schuyler at robschuyler@cruzio.com if you are interested. Beginning/Intermediate Sailing … Read More

El Toro Juniors sail in Total Dinghy 2011

September 18, 2011El Toro, Juniors

Congratulations to Charlotte and Cullen for journeying to Richmond Yacht club on Saturday, September 17th to take part in the Totally Dinghy Regatta.  They were the only two juniors that day to sail with the highly competitive senior El Toro fleet.  Temperatures were in the low 70’s and a moderate breeze made for some great … Read More