Posts for June 2002

7 Juniors return from AYC Junior Regatta and upcoming plans

Blake Kimbrough on

Junior Activities
This past Tuesday was a great success in Annapolis. Eric and I took seven sailors for the Annapolis Yacht Club Junior Regatta. Congratulations to Eliza Strickland, Franny Kupersmith, Miles Kimbrough, Betsy Carwile, Mark Buchanan, Quentin Jenkins and Alex O'Toole for making it out their for the first regatta of the season. See AYC results

There is a slew of upcoming events which are as follows:Saturday, June 29th is the Fishing Bay Yacht Club's Junior Regatta. I have already been hearing from other clubs such as RRYC and HYC telling me that they are planning to come over for it. Fleets will include 420, Laser, Laser Radial, Byte, Opti and Opti Green Fleet. Don't forget that we …

Please note Jan Monnier - Junior Commander - has a new e-mail address

Strother Scott on

Junior Activities
Please note that as we approach the busy summer Junior season, the Fun Regatta tomorrow, the Junior Regatta the next day, etc. that our Junior leader Jan Monnier has had to switch her e-mail address to You can reach her there - do not even bother to send mail to her address - it seems she has retired as a college professor to work full time for our Juniors for the summer!!!

Summer Seabreeze Dates Corrected

Debbie Cycotte on

Club News
Please note that the Summer Seabreeze will be held on Saturday, July 6th and Saturday, July 20th. The sailing events book incorrectly states the first race will be on July 7th.

Junior Racing Team has the First FBYC Mailing List capability

Strother Scott on

Junior Activities
We have now organized a Junior Racing Mailing List to more easily send e-mails to all juniors, their parents, and anyone else interested in Junior Racing. is a moderated e-mail list - so any e-mail sent to will go first to Noel Clinard, the Junior Communications officer, for approval before it is sent to everybody. You may subscribe by sending a blank e-mail to or you may unsubscribe by sending a blank e-mail to We plan the same capability for our offshore, and various one design fleets.We also have a Junior Hotline - 804-787-8015 - which will be updated every Friday morning this summer as the traveling teams plans develop …

Open Thank You

catesby jones on

I would like to take the opportunity to openly express my gratitude to the members of FBYC and the Board of Directors on behalf of the International Lightning Class Association’s Fishing Bay Fleet 509. Throughout the weekend, visiting sailors repeatedly commented on outstanding clubhouse, facilities and members. I would like to thank those members that actively participated in the Dixie District Regatta event. David Lee, Case and Rob Whittemore, John Beery, Mike Karn, Blake Kimbrough, Eric Bokinsky, Kelly O’Toole and numerous others provided great on-the-water race management. Many Thanks, Ron Buchanan Fleet Captain, ILCA Fleet 509
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