Corinthian Dinghy Day

August 9, 2014Club Features, Corinthians

Saturday, the Corinthians rigged six boats, two laser 2s and four lasers for a fun day of casual dinghy sailing just off the wharf in 10 knot winds. Plenty of folks arrived in so much as lasers were crewed by two at a time. Capsize drills and crew changes made for even more excitement in the … Read More

July Laser Regatta

July 24, 2014Club Features, Corinthians

Monthly Friday Laser races have been going all summer. Taking advantage of the long days everyone gathers afterward for a BBQ hosted by the Corinthians. Start Slideshow

June Laser Regatta

June 21, 2014Club Features, Corinthians

Many Lasers, Six Races & A BBQ. It was a good night for all. Huzzah! Congratulations to the first place finishers: Standard Rig: Hilary Walecka, Evan Diola, David Anthes, Josh Lindsay; Radial Rig: Laird Henkel, Michael Levy, Josselyn Verutti;   Start Slideshow

May Laser Regatta

May 17, 2014Club Features, Corinthians, Regattas

Twelve boats, split even between radial and full rigs, showed up for three races in the challenging & mentally exhausting 3 knot Easterly. The finishers demonstrated remarkable patience while the first place finishers put on a clinic for all, including the throngs of onlookers from Onward & the viewing boat, Sagittarius. First Places: Laser Full Rig: Evan … Read More

Friday Night Keelboat Practice

April 19, 2014Club Features, Corinthians

Friday’s late afternoon Easterly made for pleasant sailing and good conditions for learning & practice. With enough wind to move the boats, The Mistress enjoyed the luxury of flying a kite and capturing some fantastic reconnoissance photographs of the gripping match race. After the evening sail, we heated up the grill and made wake with … Read More

Corinthian BOD Planning Retreat

February 10, 2014Corinthians

Lovely calm provided the ideal environment for focus and collaboration. Good thing it was raining, else we may have had to do our meeting on the slopes.. or was it? Seems like we found excuses to get outside anyway.

20 Years Ago

January 9, 2014Corinthians

… Evan and Pat Diola raced to finish in their El Toros. We can only assume who the winner was. Today, they’re SCYC Corinthians sailing strong, only now they are sailing a wide variety of water-craft, winning regattas at the helm of their own keel boats, and teaching new sailors the ins and outs of … Read More

Prime Rib Raffle Dinner

November 2, 2013Corinthians

The 2013 Corinthian prime rib dinner and raffle such a success. Thank you Mack, Lauren, Tim and all of our other wonderful volunteers!

Sunset Whale Tail Sail

October 19, 2013Club Features, Corinthians

Even as our Friday evenings get shorter, the sunsets remain spectacular, especially when accompanied by majestic humpbacks breaching and fluking.   Did you take photos of your Friday evening sail? Let us know and we’ll post them.

Wine Tasting – Pinot Noir

January 17, 2013Corinthians

Wine Tasting Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 7:00pm As you know Jack Gordon’s wine tastings have become a SCYC tradition.  Last year’s tastings were great, as most of you have heard.  The first tasting in 2013 will be Wednesday, January 23rd with Pinot Noir as the theme. So, bring a bottle of your favorite wine, according to the theme, and a … Read More

Yachtswoman And Yachtsman Of The Year

January 15, 2013Corinthians

Congratulations to Ashley Zaninovich our yatchswoman of the year and to Evan Diola our yachtsman of the year.  Your dedication and passion towards sailing and the sailing community are an inspiration to us all.

Winter Laser Regatta

October 21, 2012Club News, Corinthians

Corinthians, Come out and use our lasers for the Winter Laser Regatta that SCYC is hosting on the second Sundays of the month starting November 11 and ending in March. Racing will begin at 12:00pm, with as many races started as possible before 4:00 pm.  Races will be short and sweet with 3-minute starts and courses will be simple windward-lewards around inflatable buoys.  … Read More

Crab Feed Fundraiser Volunteers

October 19, 2012Corinthians

Mark your calendars, it’s that time of year again.  Time to get our hands dirty and our Crab Feed on.  This is a great event that helps raise money for the Corinthians. On top of that it’s a great way to mingle with members and remind them how awesome we are as well as spend … Read More

Adios Max!

October 3, 2012Club News, Corinthians

Please join us on Sunday, October 14th to help give Max Murray a real Santa Cruz send-off as he prepares to leave for Mexico on his boat “Into the Mystic”. It will be a potluck event, so please bring along some food to share. Greg will have the bar open for drinks. When: 4:00 p.m. … Read More

SCLaser Forum/Email List

September 26, 2012Corinthians

As part of the communication component of tying Santa Cruz Laser (and other dingy) sailors together we got  a listserve e-mail list going, modeled after the District 24 list. For those who don’t subscribe to that list or know about it, it’s a way to reach out to other sailors and publicize practices, races, travel … Read More

Second Sunday Laser Races Are Back!

September 26, 2012Corinthians

Second Sunday Laser Races are back! Starting on November 11th SCYC will sponser laser races that run through March. Mark your calendars! November 11 December 9 January 13 February 10 March 10 The NOR and registration will be available on Regatta Network, but we will also send out reminders before each race.

October Dinghy Regatta

September 24, 2012Corinthians

SCYC has posted the NOR for the 2012 October Dinghy Regatta.  Lasers, 505’s and Flying Dutchman have all been invited to participate in this two day regatta on October 6th and 7th. NOR | Register | View Registrants See you out there, Rob Schuyler & Barry Whittall

International Talk Like A Pirate Day

September 19, 2012Club News, Corinthians

Avast, me hearties! Today is the 10th anniversary of International Talk Like A Pirate Day! Check out the official website. Be sure to check out the Pirate translator, Advice section & Pick Up Lines.   Getting Started – The Basics:  Pirate lingo is rich and complicated, sort of like a good stew. There are several … Read More