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Category — Skills & Safety

ABC’s of Safe Boating (2 Days – Apr 29 & May 6)

Diablo Sail & Power Squadron
http://www.usps.org/index.php/sss-home
 

& Treasure Island YC Host the

America’s Boating Course-16hr which starts on Sat 29 APR 2017 at 9:00 AM
and continues on Sat 6 MAY 2017
Treasure Island Yacht Club
300 Clipper Cove Way, San Francisco, CA

Cost is $45

To sign-up email Marta Van Loan, Diablo Sail  and Power Squadron

Additional Notes

No matter how much experience you have with boating, it is
important to have the knowledge needed to keep your
passengers, yourself and your boat safe.

Get your USPS boating card and learn the skills you need to
be safe while boating. Take the finest National Association
of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) approved
boating safety course available, followed by a boating
examination test for boating certification. By
enrolling in the America’s Boating Course you will learn
navigation rules, water sports safety and other valuable
boater safety skills. Course is 2 consecutive Saturdays

 

March 19, 2017   No Comments

Women’s Sailing Convention 2/4/2017

Hello Ladies of TIYC

Coming up on Feb 4, 2017 is the So CA Women’s Sailing Convention.  

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The plan is to fly down to Orange County Airport on Friday, stay at the Ramada Inn, Costa Mesa.  They provide shuttle services to and from Bahia Corinthian Yacht Club, and to and from the airport.  SoWest provides great services from all 3 bay area airports.  If you are interested in going to SO CA, please send an email to lmhbreed@yahoo.com.

Lynette Breed
Women’s Sailing Committee Chair

P.S.

Early Bird Registration Opens 12/10/2016.  For Class and Event Information Visit www.womenssailingconvention.com

 

January 22, 2017   No Comments

ABC’s of Boating Class (2 Days – Oct 22 & 29)

ABC3 Class Agenda_Fall 2016_v2

 

Come and learn…. At the TIYC University

What? The basics of boating, Sail or Power

Many of our new members said they had little boating experience/skills, but would like to learn. So TIYC has partnered with the Diablo Chapter of the United States Sail and Power Squadron, to provide some basic boating skills in a class called “The ABCs of Boating”

Click here for the ABC Class Agenda_Fall 2016_v2

This 2 day class is being offered on 2 consecutive Saturdays: October 22 and 29. An all day class, you will learn about navigation aids (and what the word means), lights and sound signals, government regulations (for you and your boat), anchoring, departing and returning to a dock (without big bumps or yelling), trailering, and much more. While you won’t get to operate a boat during this class, you will become more confident (and proficient) when we get to that step.

So, whether you are new to the subject, want a refresher, want to see if “things have changed since I first learned this”, or want to bring (and sponsor) someone who is just a beginner….

Sign up!

The instruction is free; you just pay for the book and additional materials ($35). Couples may chose to buy one book for both of you.

RSVP by October 10 to Rich & Mary Holden,     RichSail@aol.com

October 21, 2016   No Comments

Sept 25th Cruise-Out to Sausalito YC

The destination of the next TIYC Cruise-Out on Sunday, September 25th has been changed to Sausalito YC.

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Download the Cruise Notes Flyer (follow the link) TIYC-Sept25-cruiseout-sausalito.

Particulars:

Cruise Leader:  Jon Mohn (jon.mohn@gmail.com)
Schedule:
1030 hrs – Meet at new club house to pick up crew.  Push off by 1100
1230 hrs – arrive at Sausalito YC for lunch on the deck
1430 hrs – head back to TIYC
1630 hrs – arrive back at TIYC

RSVP by September 23rd – email: jon.mohn@gmail.com

Items to bring warm clothes & PFD

VHF Channel being monitored: 68

September 22, 2016   No Comments

15th Women’s Sailing Conference, MA

Saturday, June 4, 2016.  15th Women’s Sailing Conference in Marblehead, MA. 

There will be all day Sailing Workshops and On-The-Water Instruction.

For more details go to http://www.womensailing.org/.

REGISTRATION IS HERE!

 Lots of new names and new workshops.  Don’t miss out on this great day for women sailors of all abilities.

Click for Conference Flyer, Registration and Conference Details

There are three TIYC women planning to attend.  Contact Lynette if you would like to join the group. (415) 265-6913.

April 19, 2016   No Comments

Double Handed Farallones Race – 3/26/2016

The San Francisco Bay Area Multihull Association is presenting the 37th Annual Double Handed Farallones Race on Saturday, March 26, 2016.
See the attached Notice of Race: Double Handed Farallones NOR.

Skipper’s Meeting is Wednesday, March 23, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. at the Oakland Yacht Club with doors opening at 5:30 pm.

March 21, 2016   No Comments

Join the Race Committee Team training 3/19/2016

TIYC will be hosting the first Inter Club race on April 9th and providing the Race Committee for this first race of the season.

We would like to have members “Join The Race Committee Team”.

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While experience is helpful, we are looking for anyone who has interest in helping with the Race Committee to come and join our team.  A training session will be held on Saturday, March 19th starting at 10:30am in the Clubhouse.

We will have a chalk talk in the morning and a practice session on a committee boat in the afternoon.

Please email Russ Breed if you will be able participate.

March 9, 2016   No Comments

US Sailing ODRMS, 2/6/2016

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One Day Race Management Seminar at Encinal Yacht Club 
2/06/2016
The seminar will be held from 8:00am – 5:00 pm.
1251 Pacific Marina
Alameda, CA 94501-1149
  Contact: Jim Vickers
Instructors:   William Gage
$40 seminar fee includes seminar materials plus pastries, coffee and juices in the morning and drinks throughout the day. Participants are responsible for their own lunch, however several choices from Encinal Yacht Club’s Bar Menu will be available to purchase on the seminar date.
Registration closes on Monday, February 1, 2016. Please contact the organizer for information about walk-in registration.

January 12, 2016   No Comments

Women’s Sailing Convention 2/6/2016

TIYC will again have a contingent going to the Women’s Sailing Convention in Newport Beach, CA

The Date is Saturday, February 6, 2016.  9:30am – 4:30pm.
Registration Fee After 12/31/2016 is $215.

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Don’t miss the early bird discount starting December 10th. Go to www.womenssailingconvention.com to sign up.

January 11, 2016   No Comments

SFOBB Demolition Safety Zone

Several people have reported being stopped from going under the Eastern Span of the San Francisco Oakland Bay Bridge by the Coast Guard.

To assist boaters who wish to visit Clipper Cove on Treasure Island we recommend looking at the charts which are attached to the Local Notice to Mariners for District 11, Week 19.  The Safety Zone extends 100 yards around the SFOBB from Yerba Buena Island to the “I” Pier through 31 December 2015.  An Alternate Channel has been designated.

Follow the attached link to view these chartlets.
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May 16, 2015   No Comments