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What a great summer.  See you next year!
27th Jul

2021

Too much breeze, not enough breeze; these X boat parents have it really easy these days; I can remember when the sailors had to go both ways upwind, through the waves in a gale just to get to the start of the Dad/Lad!  The Annual Russ Schurtz Memorial ...

21st Jul

2021

For the first time since 2019 we’ve been able to have a party at a private residence; the first time everyone could let their hair down and have some real, relaxed fun!  What a great party put on by gracious hosts! Thank you to the Oltrogge family and ...

14th Jul

2021

Attention Yacht Club party fans!!!! This Saturday is the next social event; it will start at 6:30 at the Tesar-Oltrogge-Tesar Compound – That’s 627, 701 and 705 North Shore Dr.  Social members, finally you get to dazzle us with the amazing ...

7th Jul

2021

Wow!!! The carnival, boat parade, fireworks and the parade down Main are all in the books!  The town and lake can now return to it’s normal semi-fast paced summer environment rather than light-speed mayhem!  I’m certain everyone had a great time ...

30th Jun

2021

The Yacht Club got a very nice note from Phil and Chelsea Swanson, Bob Swanson’s kids.  They would like to make us aware of the plans for a celebration of life for Bob.  Now that most, if not all restrictions are lifted, the Swanson’s are putting ...

15th Jun

2021

Beginning this week’s Crows Nest is especially difficult due to more tragic news. Thomas Zanios, standout sailor, winner of the 1996 ILYA X Boat Championship, passed away suddenly at his home in Watch Hill, RI on June 11th…Thomas will forever be ...