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Sail on Sundays – May 22, 2022

David Paligo, Fleet Captain
s/v Runaway #1049

The 2022 BLYC Sailing/Racing Season has officially started with 9 boats registered and 7 boats going to the start line. This year there is strong competition amongst the PHRF racers.

At our competitors meeting, our PRO went through a starting sequence using the RC flags and sounds. With the winds directly out of the West and shifting to the NW, RC announced we would be using course C (S-1-2-1-F). Great course for our first race of the season. This gave crews a variety of marks and allow the team to remove some of that winter rust and spring cobwebs.

As many of the racers know we have gone to a new registration and scoring process so a big thanks go out to all who are working hard to make 2022 Sailing/Racing a successful season.
For the latest info on scoring results with corrected times, please click here.

Looking for Crew? Want to Crew?

One of the exciting new features of using Regatta Network for our registration & scoring this year is the “Crew Finder” board.  If you are looking for crew, or if your interested in crewing on a boat, you can post to the board and hopefully connect with others and get out on the water.

CLICK HERE
to access the Crew Finder for the Spring Series

Crew Finder Boards for each series and the Long Distance Races are also linked in the drop-down menus on the website, under “Sailing & Boating”

2nd Fleet Launch Day

From Fleet Captain David Paligo…

We are having a second fleet launch day Saturday April 30th.
Several of us will be at the north boat ramp at 10:00 am.
Mostly sunny, 50*F and light wind out of the E at 7.

Jet-14 Nationals Gear Avaiable

As most are likely already aware, BLYC will host the 2022 National Championships for the Jet-14 Class this summer – July 27-30.  This is going to be a banner event for both BLYC and the Buckeye Lake area.

Are you interested in joining in the FUN?

Even if you’re not participating or volunteering, you can get involved and be a part of this great event.  

CLICK HERE
to visit the online storefront to purchase regatta shirts or sign up to join us at the Class Dinner on Thursday, July 28

INTERESTED IN VOLUNTEERING?
Contact Steve Harris (on-water) or Rickie Sue Grunden (on shore) for more information.

Jet-14 Volunteers Needed

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

As most are likely already aware, BLYC will host the 2022 National Championships for the Jet-14 Class this summer – July 27-30.  We are currently assembling our volunteers for Race Committee work at the event.  Plenty of positions are available for all skill and experience levels to participate.

Due to supply chain concerns, we need to get the T-shirt order in ASAP (yes, you’ll get a FREE regatta shirt for helping!).  If you are available, any of the 4 days, please let our PRO, Steve Harris, know ASAP.

CLICK HERE
to contact Steve

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