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What a great summer it was.  See you next year!
7th Jul

2016

July 7, 2016 Mother Nature was on her best behavior for the Fourth of July holiday. Not too hot, not too cold, no rain, and everyone enjoyed plenty of sailboat racing, fireworks, the carnie, concerts all around the lake, etc., etc., etc.. CLYC ...

23rd Jun

2016

June 23, 2016 I think we actually got all of our races in last weekend. Saturday’s lighter breezes kept ramping up until they were howling by Sunday afternoon, which caused the annual Dad/Mom/Lad/Lass race to get postponed until this weekend. And thank ...

16th Jun

2016

June 16, 2016 If nothing else, last weekend reminded us that weather forecasts are……..ahem…….not extremely reliable. On Saturday, the wind was supposed to drop off the cliff about 11:00 a.m……..it waited until 1:30 in the afternoon to do so. On ...

9th Jun

2016

June 9, 2016 The winds of November came early last weekend………out of the northwest and strong from Saturday afternoon all the way through Sunday. It did make for some good racing, although you had to keep on your toes. As far as I know Stu Oltrogge ...

2nd Jun

2016

June 2, 2016 I always have high hopes and low expectations for the Memorial Day weekend………and it worked again this year. The marauding storms that crashed through every once in a while didn’t put a damper on what was otherwise a pretty nice ...

26th May

2016

May 26, 2016 The summer sailing season must be just around the corner, because (1) I could swear I saw John Hanson’s “Boat 4” doing a lap around the lake last Sunday doing pre-race reconnaissance, (2) Denni Erickson has the yearbooks done (and ...