Knotmeter - Feburary 7, 2013
Knotmeter - February 7, 2013
CORK - TGIF
Friday, Feburary 8th @ 5:30pm
Club Racing 2013 Season Meeting
February 27th, 19:00hrs
Please attend if you plan to race or are interested for the 2013 season. Meeting agenda will include a review of the 2013 sailing calendar.
Robert Davis at ISAF Miami Olympic Classes Regatta
Robert Davis had his best finish ever at the World Cup Event in Miami last week.
The US Sailing Miami Olympic Classes Regatta came to a close on Saturday with Robert delivering his best International result ever.
In a strong international fleet of 70 boats Robert posted 7 top ten finishes including a race win qualifying him for the medal Round and a final position of 7th overall
The result moves Robert up the World Ranking list to 28th overall and shows that his training this winter has made him one of Canada’s top Laser sailors
Click Here for a video that shows some of the action. Robert’s race win is featured near the end.(~8 minute mark).
Calabogie Ski TripThe cruising club has arranged a deal with Calabogie Ski Resort for a Hotel room and two lift tickets for Feb 25, 26 for $125.00.
If you both ski you could ski either on the 25th or 26th, staying the night of the 25th. For those who would want to ski a second day, the lift tickets are $28 – $30 each.
For those who don't want to ski, there is skating, and a nice swimming pool.
Anyone who wants to go should call Calabogie 1-800-669-4861 and tell them you are with Kingston Yacht Club and want a room and tickets. Calabogie will set aside five rooms for us until Feb 15, after that there may or may not be space.
Calabogie is a two hour drive from Kingston.
You must reserve with Calabogie if you want a room.
Two Great Lakes Hit Lowest Level on Record
Two of the Great Lakes have hit their lowest water levels ever recorded, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said Tuesday, capping more than a decade of below-normal rain and snowfall and higher temperatures that boost evaporation. Read more.
KYC Junior Sailing Registration Open
Junior Sailing registration is now open.
Click Here for program information and forms.
Member Accounts Update
The KYC Board of Directors has enacted two policies that impact member accounts including how accounts in arrears will be dealt with. These changes will go into effect March 1, 2013.
Upcoming Events at KYC Jan 27 - Feb 10 King's Town Players - Click here for more info. Feb 8 ?TGIF - CORK ?Feb 12 ?Kingston Arts and Letters Club 7PM ??Feb 15?? TGIF - Ice Boaters??? Feb 22 TGIF - Club Presented Feb 27 2013 Club Racing Meeting For a complete list of upcoming events please visit:www.kingstonyachtclub.com/calendar
Kingston Power and Sail Squadron
Kingston Power and Sail Squadron is offering courses. Please click the link below for a detailed course listing.
Winter Bar and Office Hours
Bar Office Service Mon Closed Variable* Tues Closed 9a-5p Wed 4p-9p 9a-5p Thurs 4p-9p 9a-5p Fri 4p-9p 9a-5p Sat Noon-6p Variable* Sun Noon-6p Variable*
*Special events schedule will determine weekly office schedule for Saturday, Sunday & MondayFor more information on other KYC events and programs please visit www.kingstonyachtclub.com