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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

Women’s Sailing Seminar – 9/20-21/2014

Island Yacht Club will again host the Women’s Sailing Seminar in the Bay Area.

2014 WSS pink save the date

September 19, 2014   No Comments

Delta Trip Stops. 9/12 – 9/22

Will Smith is looking for RSVPs for some of our stops during the Delta Trip this year.

Friday, 9/12 dinner somewhere in downtown Martinez (short walk from marina)

Saturday, 9/13 dinner at Sportsman’s Yacht Club (Antioch)? $15 taco bar

Sunday, 9/14 dinner at Outrigger Marina (Sherman Island) $15+ drinks

if by boat: will you be leaving your boat at Outrigger? $10/night – very secure!

Friday, 9/19 will you join us for dinner at the bar at Windmill Cove (on deep water channel) $15+ drinks (live band

maybe)

Saturday, 9/20 – will you attend the potluck on the lawn at Tiki Lagun?

Monday 9/22 – It’s the Autumnal Equinox – let’s go sailing!! Many of us will hang out all week at Tiki Lagun $10/night

Friday, 9/22 – we’re sailing back to the bay to arrive in time for the 3YC cruise in – can you offer boat or car rides?

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September 14, 2014   No Comments

Westpoint Regatta Photos – July 5, 2014

Click the following link to view 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, 2014   No Comments