The Gustav Schell Award, "The Gussie," is presented annually by the Commodore to an Officer or Past Commodore who exemplifies service to the Club and it's affiliated organizations. The trophy is named for Gus Schell who served as Commodore of BLYC in 1951 and Commodore of the Inter-Lake Yachting Association in 1975. Commodore Schell's service to both organizations continued until his death in 2012 at the age of 99.

Commodore Gus Schell
BLYC - 1951
I-LYA - 1975

 


 

2000 Marque Debenport † 
2001 Tim Maite † 
2002 Nick Desantis  
2003 Howard Clark  
2004 Greg Miller  
2005 Frank H. Foster III  
2006 Fred Wright † 
2007 Steve Schilling  
2008 Mark Russell  
2009 Steve Harris  
2010 John Sproat  
2011 Mike Jacobs  
2012 John Geiger  
2013 Joe Campbell  
2014 not awarded  
2015 Don Harris  
2016  Tim Ryan  
2017 David Luttenberger  

 

 

= deceased