Fall SCORE Concludes

October 27, 2014Club Features, Regattas, S.C.O.R.E.

The 2014 Fall SCORE (Santa Cruz Ocean Racing Extravaganza) Series concluded on Sunday. Series Winners were: A-Fleet (<=86): Buona Sera B-Fleet (>86): Wildthing Double Handed: Nobody’s Girl View Complete Results   Start Slideshow

New Members, October 2014

October 23, 2014New Members

From left to right: Doug Atkinson, Jasmine Bahou, Commodore Barry Whittall, Mark Merritt, Spencer Merritt (son), Carol Merritt, Joe Wagster (sponsor)

SCYC Cruisers – Newsletter for November

October 23, 2014Cruising

October was a great month for the Cruising Group!! On Saturday October 4th we had a huge raft up for the 100 year Wharf birthday fireworks celebration.  There were 9 boats rafted up with at least 50 in attendance.  The weather was warm and the fireworks were great!!!  Thanks to Matthew Coale for skippering Onward as … Read More

Short Wednesday Course Under A Painted Sky

October 22, 2014Club Features, Social Sailing & Club Events

Winds eased up as the sun was doused into the pacific, providing crew and captains alike the opportunity to gaze upon the spectacular sunset marbled in oranges and reds and purples and blues with inarticulate-able amazamagical spectacularity… … of course some just say, “it was a really really nice evening for a sail in Santa Cruz.” … Read More

Fall One Design – Concludes

October 20, 2014Club Features, One Design, Regattas

The winds were light but steady for the final “Fall One Design” race on Saturday. Our Commodore Barry Whittall finished first in race one, Medusa was first in race number two and Sumo in the third race. In the Santa Cruz 27 fleet Bret Gripenstraw was first overall, with Henry Cassady and Jim Livingston on … Read More

Santana 22 Team Racing

October 12, 2014Club Features, Regattas, Santana 22, SCYC Fleets

Well, that was quite a day out in the Bay! Whales, Pirates, Six races, Lobsters, some kelp… forgot the kayakers. A special thanks to Vern for his help in plucking a couple of inverted kayakers out of the water near the harbor entrance. Both were wearing PFD’s, one was a non-swimmer and wanted to get … Read More

Pirate Raft Up!

October 9, 2014Old Events & Announcments

Ahoy Captains, Old Salts, First Mates, Bosun’s, Landlubbers and Sea Dog Crew, YO HO HO.  IT’S A PIRATE RAFT UP PARRRTY. This Saturday, Oct 11th, is our world famous Pirate Raft up.  The Raft up will be over by Cowells beach from 2pm–5pm.  Onward will be the anchor boat so there should be plenty of room for all … Read More

Wednesday Short Course

October 9, 2014Club Features, Social Sailing & Club Events

With only a few more weeks left in the Wednesday sailing year and quickly diminishing daylight hours, the courses are starting promptly (1800) and ending with running lights bright. Seems only the few hardened sailors who need no light to manage their boats leisurely enjoy the sunsets. Start Slideshow

Mikey Radziejowski Wins IC World Championship

October 2, 2014Club Features, Sailing News

Mikey Radziejowski of Santa Cruz won the International Canoe World Championship hosted at the Richmond Yacht Club last month. Read More at the IC website. Coverage from NorCal Sailing Incase you’re not familiar with International Canoe Racing – Here’s a peek at how it goes:

New Members, September 2014

October 1, 2014New Members

New members introduced at last months Board meeting are Corinthian member Brent Lungshino and Regular members Buzz Ballenger & Margaret Rinkorsky shown with Commodore Barry Whittall