Moore 24 Party & Fundraiser

October 31, 2011Corinthians

Please come join the Moore 24 sailors for a fun evening of food, libations and auction finale when: Saturday November 19th (5pm cocktails, 5:30 informal class meeting, 6pm awards, music, slides and video’s, 7pm dinner, 8pm live auction) where: Santa Cruz Yacht Club how much: Dinner $15 (RSVP by email to: why: A fun … Read More

Stevenson Regatta

October 31, 2011CFJs, Juniors

6 boats from SCYC participated in the Stevenson Regatta this past Saturday.  It was a beautiful summer… I mean fall day in Monterey with warm weather and light winds.   1. Remy Margerum                Brendan Patrick Stevenson                       1-4-1-2-6-2             16 pts. 2. Patrick Tara                 Griffin Lay             Pacific Collegiate              3-1-6-6-1-7             24 pts. 3. Stephen Katz         Austin Book             Pacific Grove                   9-5-2-1-4-6             27 pts. 4. Cobi Allen                   Logan Allen             York                            2-9-4-7-5-1             28 pts. 5. David Yang-Murray            Arvin … Read More

Racing Jacket Presentation

October 31, 2011Club News, Juniors

Michael earned his jacket by completing 10 regattas in a twelve month period, keeping a regatta log with details of each regatta experience, a bit of community service and an essay on sportsmanship.  Michael worked on his Jacket Log after getting approval from the Junior Board.  His jacket will give him many years of use … Read More

Whale Whisperer

October 28, 2011Club News, Corinthians

Santa Cruz made national news earlier this week when photographer Paul Schraub captured an incredible image of two humpback whales breaching only a few feet from kayaker Alan Brady just off Seabright State Beach.  Schraub was out with Pacific Yachting taking photos for the Santa Cruz County Conference and Visitors Council.  Brady has been out … Read More

Regatta Committee

October 26, 2011Club News, Corinthians

SCORE The Score Series came to an end this Sunday. It started out as a beautiful summer day but there was no wind. Just when we thought it was over, a wonderful 10-knot breeze filled in and we had an extremely pleasant sail to end the series. A Division:   1.  Octavia  2.   Aboriginal  3.  … Read More

A Third Place Trifecta

October 26, 2011Club News, Corinthians

Patrick Diola won three third place trophies in three regattas during three weekends. First, he got 3rd in 505s at the Santa Cruz Fall Regatta sailing with Jeff Miller on Saturday and then with his brother, Evan Diola on Sunday. The next weekend he helped sail Variety Show, helmed by Henry Nieuwstad, to place 3rd … Read More

SCYC Sailing Club

October 26, 2011Club News, Corinthians

Corinthians Rachel Hoffman, Henry Nieuwstad and Nick Degnan joined forces this month to give a series of small boat workshops and activities at the UCSC Sailing Club. Rachel organized the event. Henry gave classes on starting and tactics and Nick gave a class on boat speed. There was also a Pirate Regatta and BBQ that … Read More

Crab Feed – 11/26

October 21, 2011Corinthians

Mark you calendars, the next Crab Feed will be 11/26 .  Just because its Thanksgiving weekend doesn’t mean you have to commit to turkey.  Its California after all.  Show those out of town relatives how we do things in Santa Cruz!

Scholastic Pumpkin Regatta 10/16/11

October 18, 2011CFJs, Juniors

Gold Fleet: 4th place- PCS (Patrick/Griffin) 17th Place-PCS (David/Arvin) Silver Fleet: 6th Place- Aptos HS (Christina/Kristin) 7th Place- PCS (Julian/Talia) 13th Place- Santa Cruz HS (Sasha/Nicole) 22nd Place- Santa Cruz HS (Nicholas/Kyle) 32nd Place- Aptos HS                                       … Read More

October Board Meeting – 10/18

October 16, 2011Club News, Corinthians

October’s Corinthian Board Meeting will be held Tuesday, 10/18 at 7:00pm at SCYC. You do not have to be a board member to attend. Everybody’s presence and contribution is encouraged. On the agenda for this month: Debrief of events: sailing clinics, Jack & Jill regatta, Oktoberfest Upcoming events: crab feeds, Corinthian presentation AGM, Corinthians at … Read More

Pinto Lake El Toros-10/9/11

October 12, 2011El Toro, Juniors

A big thanks to the Advanced Sailors (Hoppers) and their parents for taking the time to help the beginners. Thanks to Kelli Cook for coming down and assisting with the T-Shirts. Marcela awesome Hot Chocolate! The Kids Love it!  Beginners learned the basics in a simulated El Toro. Wind direction, sitting position, tiller and mainsheet logistics, tacking and … Read More

Island Fever

October 8, 2011Club News, Corinthians

Guess what?! I got a fever, and the only prescription is…”VANUATU, VANU-ATU, VA-NU-ATU!” (okay, yes more Cowbell too). Check out Alex’s latest post from somewhere down near, well, Vanuatu.

BVBV Champion Of Champions Regatta ’11

October 7, 2011Club News, Corinthians

This video is from Bay View Boat Club’s end of season invitational Champion of Champions regatta, which took place in the south bay near South Beach. Akyla took part in BVBC’s Monday Night Madness beercan series this spring/summer, and their Salty Saturdays series as well. Akyla (the Hobie 33 Turbo) has come a long way … Read More