Crossing the Atlantic with Peter Blackmore

As part of our regular International Speaker Series, we had Club President, Peter Blackmore, present to us on Friday evening. It was a really well-attended event and a terrific presentation. The Caribbean food was also a big hit. Peter’s presentation can be found here. The 18-day journey from The Canary Islands to the British VirginRead moreRead more

Encinal Cruise-In: another fun weekend

It was with great pleasure that we were able to welcome Encinal Yach Club to The Club this weekend. They brought 5 boats and 15 members to The CLub and seemed to be having a great time. We exchanged burgees: with Encinal club commodore Charlie “Chuck” Thome. Friday night members joined us for our PubRead moreRead more

Ballena Bay YC Cruise-In

We had the pleasure of visitors from Ballena Bay Yacht Club this weekend. Five boats came in on Friday and two more on Saturday. The Ballena Bay cruisers joined the Friday Fun Series racers and club members for dinner on Friday. We served almost 50 meals so it was quite a lively evening. We heldRead moreRead more

Opening Day on the Bay

What a wonderful day out – great weather and huge participation. These photos are all taken from the PICYA official boat where The Club had a reserved table for members. John Graves (42’ Catalina) and Larry Mayne ( Wyliecat with all the flags) plus the fireboat leading the parade followed by the famous Potomac bothRead moreRead more

Friday Fun Series – Race #1

11 boats entered the race on Friday. Here are the finishers and their position: Hijinks, skippered by Tom Borgstrom, congratulations Phoenix, Phillip Meredith Friction Loss, Jenny Thompson Grunion, John Graves, Thira, Ray Torok Mistral, Mark Wommack Mistral, Peter Blackmore Pleiades, Larry Mayne An excellent evening’s racing and lots of fun back at The Club later.Read moreRead more