Knotmeter - January 3, 2013

Knotmeter - January 3, 2013

Winter Bar/Office Hours

*Starting January 2nd*

Office Service

*Special events schedule will determine weekly office schedule for Saturday, Sunday & Monday
For more information on other KYC events and programs please visit

Orange Bowl Regatta
Robert Davis won the 26 boat Laser class at the 50th annual Orange Bowl regatta last week.
Robert won in a convincing style wining 3 races and never finishing out of the top 6.

KYC was also represented in the 29er and 420 class.

results can be found here

Mooring Applications
Mooring applications have been sent out and are due January 15th with deposit. If you have not received your application or would like to apply for a mooring this summer please contact the office.

Murder Mystery Dinner
January 19th

"Partners in Crime" in conjunction with KYC are pleased to bring you a night of mystery and fun. Click Here for more details. For reservations please contact

Quarterly Log Submissions
The next edition of the log will be published on January 9th.
The log is a great opportunity to post longer articles that are outside the scope of the Knotmeter.

The content of the log is largely fueled by member submissions. If you have anything you would like to include please submit to

Submissions will be accepted up until January 3rd at 1200hrs.

Speaker's Series - Peter C. Newman
January 13th - 3:30PM
Partridge Room

Please join us as Peter C. Newman tells tales about the boats he has sailed, the Prime Ministers he has dissected and the Canadian business establishment he invented.

Mr. Newman is the controversial author of 25 books that have sold over 2.5 million copies. Peter has set new standards in Canadian political and business writing and reporting. He was editor in chief of both the Toronto Star and MacLean’s Magazine, has been awarded seven honourary doctorate degrees, including Queen’s University and Royal Military College where he now lectures. Mr. Newman holds a full captain’s rank in the Royal Canadian Navy Reserves and was awarded two Orders of Canada. He has sailed the Caribbean, Mediterranean and Hay Bay. Peter is currently writing a history of the United Empire Loyalists.

Dinner Theater
Wednesday, January 30th

Kings Town Players' Production of
"God of Carnage"
Door open: 1800hrs, dinner :1830hrs
performance: 2000hrs
$34.95++ includes dinner and the play.

To reserve call 613-548-3052 ext 4
or email
Please include number in your party and
any dietary restrictions.

Menu selections will be forthcoming.

For more on "God of Carnage" click here.

Upcoming Events at KYC
Date Event
Jan 4 TGIF
Jan 11 TGIF - No Boaters
Jan 13 Speaker Series - Peter C. Newman
Jan 18 TGIF - Queen's Sailing
Jan 19 Murder Mystery Dinner 
Jan 25 TGIF - Offshore
Jan 27 - Feb 10 King's Town Players 
Jan 30 King's Town Players - Dinner Theater
For a complete list of upcoming events please visit:

Sail Canada Rolex Sailor of the Year Awards Dinner

Saturday, January 19th
 The Carlu, 444 Yonge St., 7th Floor, Toronto, Ontario.
Attire: Business Suit & Tie / Cocktail Dress

This will be a big night for our club as we receive the "Regatta of the Year Award" for the great job we all did hosting the 2012 Shark World Championship. Also, Junior Past Commodore Paul Davis is one of three finalists for the Sail Canada Rolex Sailor of the Year Award and Ali ten Hove will receive the Bill Burke Memorial award.

For more info please see the following links:

Sailor of the Year press release 
Ticket Sales

Affiliated Hotel is...
Holiday Inn Toronto Downtown Centre
30 Carlton St. Toronto, ON M5B 2E9
Hotel: 416-977-6655 | Fax: 416-977-0502

Membership Renewals

Renewals have been sent out. If you have not yet received your renewal form please contact the office. 

New this year is the ability to renew through your online account access. If you would like to use this method please go to, login and choose renewal.

Online Member Roster - Important - Please Read
The Online Roster will only be available to other members (via the members only Members Area), but you can still choose what information you include on the roster.

Before we release the Online Member Roster, we ask that all members review their profile and choose which information they would like to display to other members.

Click here for a step-by-step guide