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Fundraiser for ELF, December 9, 2017

CPYC Member Jay Bond hosted a Private Fundraiser to raise money for ELF (Everybody Loves Families), an all volunteer charitable not-for-profit which gives holiday gifts to children who are wards of the state or who are in transitional living situations.  … Continue reading

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Lighted Boat Parade, December 8, 2017

  The first ever holiday lighted boat parade was a resounding success. Six boats participated: “Shannon,” skippered by Mark Bettis; “Seadancer,” skippered by Bill and Emily Hoyt; “Smooth,” skippered by Tom Fedyna; “Panda Angler,” skippered by Gary Edwards; and “Stella … Continue reading

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Backyard BBQ & Lobster Boil on Saturday, December 2, 2017

We had a really good turnout for our last Backyard BBQ & Lobster Boil of the year.  Fourteen of us had lobster and there were a number of steaks and chicken dinners sold as well.  The lobsters that Vice Commodore … Continue reading

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General Membership Meeting, November 14, 2017 – Election Meeting

We had a good turnout at our November General Membership meeting, which is our annual election meeting.  The following slate, which was presented at our October meeting, was voted into office for 2018.  Congratulations to all! 2018 Board of Directors: … Continue reading

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Commodore’s Cup and Commodore’s Tribute Dinner, November 4, 2017

Four boats participated in Saturday’s Commodore’s Cup Race: Luther Izmirian and crew on Paradigm, Jack Verducci and crew on Vita e Bella, Mike Haddock and crew on Hot Ice and Tom Fedyna and crew on Smooth. Vita e Bella was … Continue reading

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Congratulations to Mark Bettis – the new Harbor Master for Coyote Point Marina!

At our November 4, 2017 CPYC Board meeting, Mark Bettis let us know that he had just accepted this position which became available upon Ed Hallett’s retirement.  Here’s the write-up from the Marina Newsletter: Mark Bettis will be joining Coyote … Continue reading

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Cruise to Napa Valley Yacht Club, Friday, October 27 – Sunday, October 29, 2017

NAPA VALLEY YACHT CLUB Cruise Leader, Cathy Miskow, reports: The final cruise of the year to Napa Valley Yacht Club is in the books!  The members of the Napa Valley Yacht Club, as well as the people of the city … Continue reading

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Shorteez Regatta! Saturday, October 14, 2017

The Shorteez Regatta is held twice a year – once in the Spring and again in the Fall.  It’s a great event where we run three short races (weather permitting) for boats with PHRF ratings of 180 and above ONLY! … Continue reading

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Final Rabbit Race of the Season, Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Just a couple of pictures taken by our sailors on a somewhat smoky evening.  

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Jerry O’Grady Single-Handed Race, Saturday, October 7, 2017

Our Regatta Chair, Tom Fedyna, reports “What a wild day!  Light wind, nice wind, no wind, lots of wind.  I am glad everyone stuck with it.  The course was long, challenging your boat-handling skills in all wind conditions!” Eight boats … Continue reading

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