YRYC Holds Annual Meeting

Approximately 25 members attended this club-sponsored dinner in the Activities room at YRYH. Lin Gendell prepared a fabulous Italian themed dinner. A great antipasto bar was set up followed by a sausage and peppers over pasta entree’. Tiramisu was a tasty dessert. Business matters were discussed after dinner: Membership and … Continue reading

July 4th Holiday Weekend Recap

The club had a good turnout for the Commodore’s weekly Friday night cocktail party.  18 members enjoyed the pleasant cocktail hour(s) on the upper deck above the pool.  The view can’t be beat! On Saturday, the club hosted the Old Point Comfort Yacht Club who were visiting YRYH for the … Continue reading

“Fun Race” Planned for Upcoming Saturday

York River Sailors! We have all been sailing and had other boat start to pass. You find yourself checking your trim to see if you can go just a little faster.  We have all done it, so let’s go out together and stop pretending that we aren’t racing! The York River Yacht Club is hosting a … Continue reading

2013 Club Notices

December 9

Jim Brunson, our Treasurer, asked me to remind everyone to get your dues in! If your envelope is postmarked by this December 31’st then your dues are only $180. Make check’s payable to “York River Yacht Club” and mail to:

York River Yacht Club
P.O. Box 996
Gloucester Point, VA 23062

See you all in the Spring,

George Jones
YRYC Past Commodore

P.S. We’re switching over the e-mail accounts and the next notices you receive will be from our new Commodore “David Wiker”!

December 6

Two things…

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The Sea Scouts

A few of the members of the York River Yacht Club are involved with area Sea Scout Ships. Club member Norm Effinger operates Sea Scout Ship 1610 in the Hampton, VA area. Information about Ship 1610 is below and an advertising flyer is attached in the “File Attachment” area at the bottom of this page…

Join Sea Scouts
Sailing Program For Boys And Girls Ages 13-20

Sea Scout Ship 1610, Hampton, Virginia

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Coast Guard Safety Inspections

The York River Yacht Club encourages everyone to have their boats inspected once a year by the Coast Guard Auxiliary. Not only does this reduce the chances of time consuming Coast Guard boardings while on a cruise or at a race but is the best way to make sure that you have not forgotten to re-equip the boat with its required safety equipment each Spring. The club’s Coast Guard Auxiliary contact people are :

William Harris — 757-877-0413

Russ Wuestefeld — 804-693-5422

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