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Christmas ship in Garabaldi, Oregon (from Facebook)

December 20, 2015   No Comments

Picnic at the House of Heroes, 10/3/2015

TIYC members have been invited to a Picnic at the House of Heroes, Saturday, October 3, 2015 from 12 to 3 P.M.
Location USCG Station Golden Gate, Cavallo Point, Sausalito, CA.

Meet the men and women who serve at the busiest Search-And-Rescue station in the nation.

See the attached flyer USCG Sta GG – 2015-10-03.

Please make your reservations for this blacktop cruise by September 15.
RSVP to yachtclubswhocare@gmail.com.
For more information, contact Bill Lightner, 415-267-2908, wl@lightnergroup.com.

September 9, 2015   No Comments

Westpoint Regatta – July 18, 2015

The 7th Annual Westpoint Regatta from Treasure Island to Redwood City will take place on July 18th.
Regatta Website:  www.westpointregatta.com

Friday July 17th from 6:00 – 8:00 PM there will be a Pre-Race Reception at the Waterbar in San Francisco.
The No-Host bar will feature a Mount Gay rum cocktail.

Follow the racers on Saturday using RaceQs using this link http://raceqs.com/regattas/westpoint-regatta-2015

Once you finish the race, join the Island Time Party at Sequoia Yacht Club complete with bands from 5:00 pm until late.
Dinner will be served from 5:00 – 7:30 PM
Sign up for the Island Time Party here.
All Sailors and Guests Welcome!

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Westpoint Regatta Logo 2015

7th Annual Westpoint Regatta
YRA Weekend Regatta Series

Registration is via Jibeset.
See the
2015 Notice of Race and Westpoint Regatta Sailing Instructions for more information.

 Sponsored by

Westpoint Harbor Marina Logo Westpoint Harbor Marina
Waterbar San Francisco Logo Waterbar, San Francisco
Mount Gay Rum Logo Mount Gay Rum
Lyngso Garden Material Logo Lyngso Garden Material
Cargill Logo Cargill

Sponsorship Information

The 7th Annual Westpoint Regatta will be held on Saturday July 18, 2015. This is an annual event that is run by the Sequoia Yacht Club and the Treasure Island Yacht Club.

The race is part of the YRA Weekend Regatta Series. There will be a pre-race gathering at the Waterbar in San Francisco at the foot of the Bay Bridge on the Friday, July 17th from 6:00 – 8:00 PM.  The No-Host bar will feature a Mount Gay rum cocktail.

On Saturday racers join the Weekend Regatta Fleet to race around Alcatraz and rocket downwind with the flood tide to Redwood City, where Sequoia Yacht Club will be your host at the “Island Time Party” in the “tropical” region of San Francisco Bay. On Sunday racers will enjoy a breakfast at Sequoia Yacht Club before catching the ebb current back to the north bay.

Click the following link to view last year’s photos of the Start of the Westpoint Regatta.

Follow the next link to see what people at Pressure-Drop had to say about this event and see more photos taken during the race.

http://www.pressure-drop.us/forums/content.php?4511-Westpoint-Regatta-It-Dont-Get-Much-Better

 

July 16, 2015   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

Angel Island Cruise & Picnic

Cruise Leader: Steve Lane

May 23-24th Raft up – “Serendipity” is planning to pick up a mooring (on Saturday afternoon). Let me know if you can get over earlier!!!

Sunday May 24thPicnic ashore – 1:00 PM (If coming by land try to catch one of the early Ferries, they will be crowded. You can bring coolers and supplies carts.) We will have a potluck picnic in front of the Visitor Center at Ayala Cove (Look for the Burgee & Veterans Remembered Flag.) There are picnic tables and Bar-B-Q grills. Steve & Carol will supply the charcoal. Everyone should bring what they want to grill and one dish to share. Bring ice and mixers for the MMM (If you don’t know what this is you will have to come to find out).

To download and print the cruising notes click this link: Cruise-Notes-May, 2015-Angel-Island.

May 5, 2015   No Comments

Fun Train blacktop cruise

TIYC is planning our third Reno Fun Train trip.
The dates are Friday – Sunday, February 27 – March 1.
Theme: Rock ‘n Roll, Chocolate & Wine Tasting.
Price: $320 per person, double occupancy
Cruise Leaders: Lynette & Russ Breed.

 

 

February 8, 2015   No Comments

Women’s Sailing Convention

26th Annual Women’s Sailing Convention

February 7, 2015

http://www.womenssailingconvention.com/

– Top Women Sailing Instructors –
– Fantastic Interactive Workshops –
– Fabulous, Fun, Confidence Building –
– “One of the best days of my life!” –

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http://www.womenssailingconvention.com/?page_id=603

February 1, 2015   No Comments

1st Cruise – New Year’s Day

TIYC will have the traditional Cruise Around the Islands on New Year’s Day.

New Years Day – Join us at 9 am for a bagel or donut, then we head out for our first sail/motor. We have 5 boats now, and we have room for those of you without a boat. We should return by 1 pm or so for Clam Chowder and corn bread,etc.

Great way to start the boating year.

Click here for the chart.  18650_BookletChart-TIYC

December 30, 2014   No Comments

Commissioning USS America (LHA6) 10/11/14

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The newest amphibious assault ship United States Ship America (LHA6) will be Commissioned at the Port of San Francisco, Piers 30-32 on Saturday, the eleventh of October two thousand and fourteen at ten o’clock.
Captain Robert A Hall, Jr. USN will assume command.

For general information visit the AMERICA Commissioning Committee Website:
http://commissioningamerica.org

Ship’s website.

USS America Photo Gallery

LHA6 Photo Gallery

 

October 5, 2014   No Comments

TIYC in the Delta 2014

More pictures have been posted to our Shutterfly site.  Click the following link.

TIYC 2014 Delta Trip

 

This past weekend the club gathered at Outrigger and  Sportsmen’s

 

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October 4, 2014   No Comments