End of Series Beer Can Race

September 26, 2014

Our final beer can race will be held on September 26th. This is your last opportunity to get out and have some fun racing on the water for the beer can series! We will serve hamburgers and provide water and soda. We want to celebrate big for the end of our series, so we hope you can come out and join us!

Photo Contest

We want to see your favorite WPYC photos!  WPYC will be having a photo contest at this years annual meeting.  The annual dinner will take place on Saturday, January 24th.  All photos will be posted to the Windward Point Yacht Club Facebook group.  The photo with the most likes will win a prize at the annual dinner.  Email your photos to k8slice@gmail.com.

Annual Oyster Roast

This year’s oyster roast will be held on October 25th.  A race for the oyster will take place before the roast.  The cost will be $5 per person.

Outback Regatta

September 19th-21st

The Outback Regatta is coming next month to the shores of Lake Murray for a great cause (MDA/FRDA). The Lake Murray Yacht Racing Association will be hosting the event again this year at Columbia Sailing Club. Support from all the clubs on the lake make this event possible. This year WPYC will be running the Cruising Fleet Race Committee and we encourage all members to come race on Saturday with us. Full details for this exciting event will be found on LMYRA’s website at http://www.lmyra.org/outback-regatta.html

If you are willing to contribute a little, whether you race or volunteer, we will surely have a great time. We are in need of WPYC members to help serve dinner, clean up, and help with race committee.  All volunteers please contact Sherron Hopper at shopper1963@hotmail.com.   We hope to see you there!

LMYRA Fall Skippers Meeting
The Fall Skippers meeting will be Friday Sept 5 at Columbia Sailing Club.  The meeting will include trophy’s  for the summer special races (Overnight, single handed and Couple’s races), gift certificates for the summer evening races and registration for the Fall Series.   Please make sure you or one of your crew members come to the meeting to pick up the trophies and gift certificates.
Fall LMYRA Registration Form:  http://www.lmyra.org/documents.html#registration-forms

Outback Cup Regatta:  15th  Annual Outback Cup Regatta will take place on Sept 20 and 21.
The Notice of Race for the Outback Cup Regatta can be found on the LMYRA website.  We are still looking for volunteers to help serve, clean up, and assist with the cruising fleet race committee.  If you are interested please contact Sherron Hopper at shopper1963@hotmail.com.


Mark your calendars for our annual Oyster Roast!  It will be held on October 25, 2014.