Commodore Joe Hill has been in the news! The Chronicle Herald & CBC radio have shared CYC’s concerns to the proposed changes to the navigational marker system in Mahone Bay by the Canadian Coast Guard.
Link to Chronicle Herald: http://thechronicleherald.ca/novascotia/1238307-coast-guard-buoy-plan-for-mahone-bay-slammed
CYC September 25 to September 27:
CYC is now on part-time hours; limited tender service and [...]
Dear CYC Members,
Recently, a number of CYC members met with members of the Canadian Coast Guard to hear the results of a large study of the uses of Mahone Bay and adequacy of the navigational markers. This is part of a review of the NS coast which will result in the removal and updating of buoys [...]
CYC Junior Sailing News:
The 2014 Canadian Optimist Dinghy Championships were held at Lunenburg Yacht Club (Aug 16-22)& our CYC team won 2nd place in the team racing competition, which was amazing, considering some of the kids had never team raced before. It was a true underdog story.
Connor Mraz represented our junior sailing program well, and [...]
At the Annual General Meeting held last Wednesday, August 6th, the current CYC executive was re-elected.
Commodore – Joe Hill
Rear Commodore – Keith Johnson
Vice Commodore – Gillian Reid
Secretary Treasurer – Keith Fox
Returning to CYC’s Long Range Planning Committee are members John Carroll, George Sapp and Sandy Swenson.
New members of the LRPC are Victoria McGregor, [...]
Upcoming at CYC:
Chester Race Week!
Maritime Bluenose Championships Saturday August 23 & Sunday August 24
IOD North American Invitational 2014 Friday August 29, Saturday 30th & Sunday 31st http://www.chesteriodfleet.ca/
Canadian Coast Guard presentation, Wednesday, August 27th 2pm-4pm, to show improvements in navigation system that members should expect to see next summer on the water. CCG Consultation iids to Navigation [...]