Knotmeter - March 1, 2013
Knotmeter - March 1, 2013
DN Iceboating Canadians a Great Success!
DN Canadians - another great regatta at KYC. Thank you to all of the volunteers who helped out! The Iceboaters had a great time - one of the U.S. competitors posted a very complimentary article (click here).
Congratulations to KYC's John Curtis who was top Canadian Boat!
TGIF - Marine Museum/Pwr Squad
Friday, March 1st @ 17:30
Celebrate the end of the week at KYC. Join the Board as we host the members and guest from the Marine Museum and the Power Squadron
Able Sail Fundraiser - The California Campaign
March 7 2013, at 7 pm ~ Kingston Yacht Club
Join us for a private screening of the sailing film "The California Campaign", silent auction and dessert tasting.
KYC Log - Sweet Heart Edition
The latest edition of the Log is now available online, around the club and in the mail for those who have requested mail service.
Please click here to download the Sweet Heart Edition
Upcoming Events at KYC Mar 1 TGIF - Marine Museum/Pwr Squad Mar 2 Cruiser's Potluck & Square Dancing Mar 7 Able Sail Kingston Fundraiser Mar 8 TGIF - Shark Fleet Mar 15 TGIF - St Patty's Day Mar 17 St. Patty's Day Irish Stew and Soda Bread Mar 22 TGIF - Other Clubs Mar 28 TGIT - Wing Night April 3 Speaker Series - Tristan Story - UK Sails April 5 TGIF - Radio Controlled April 10 Speaker Series - Tristan Story - UK Sails April 12 TGIF - POH and Confederation Basin For a complete list of upcoming events please visit:www.kingstonyachtclub.com/calendar
Three KYC Sailors have now Qualified for Youth Worlds
Congratulations to Hugh Macrae, Cameron Sawyer, and Ali ten Hove for qualifying for the 2013 Youth Worlds in Cyprus this summer! Go KYC!
Check out this article from the International Sailing Federation:
Square Dancing Cancelled
Due to lack of interest, the cruising fleet is no longer hosting the square dancing event. The Cruising Potluck will go ahead as planned.
Women in Wind Sponsored Learning Event
Restricted Operators Certificate (Maritime) Radio
April 8 and 15, 2013
Open to all KYC members
In collaboration with the Kingston chapter of the Canadian Power and Sail Squadron. Women in Wind is pleased to present this two night maritime radio operator’s certificate program.
Interested KYC members can register by clicking on
?Kingston Power and Sail Squadron
Kingston Power and Sail Squadron is offering courses. Please click the link below for a detailed course listing.
Yard Steward Position
After 40 plus years as KYC's Yard Steward, David McCallum will retire at the end of this season. The plan is to hire his replacement to work with him during the 2013 sailing season. Please forward this job posting on to anyone you feel may be interested in this position.
Click here for the KYC Yard Steward job posting.
Have you indicated whether you plan on renewing yet?
We encourage all members to login and indicate whether they plan to renew for this upcoming season. Please do so online:
Winter Bar and Office Hours
Special events schedule will determine weekly office schedule for Saturday, Sunday & Monday
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*
For more information on other KYC events and programs please visit www.kingstonyachtclub.com