Posts for December 2005

Merry Christmas

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Club News
Merry Christmas to all at Fishing Bay Yacht Club. The scene to the left is visible from Jackson Creek - and I assume was put togther by Dixon Cole for the Jackson Creek Christmas event - and for the enjoyment of all our neighbors.

Please click Read More for a more personal Christmas greeting from your web site person's family!


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Cruising News
The FBYC Cruising Division is planning its calender for the 2006 season. We now call this to everyone's attention because there may be some among you who are not listed in the directory, are therefore not receiving the division's planning announcements, but would like to do so. If you are in this gruop, please contact Mary Spencer so that you may be added to the division's email directory. Below is a preliminary calender of events for everyone's review and input to George at

2006 Cruising Division Schedule (draft#1)

April 1 – Cruising Division cocktails and hors d’oeuvres at FBYC clubhouse to review plans for the season and help Chip …


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SBR News You Can Use
Mark your January calendar:  Get ready to Sizzle in '06 !
Southern Bay Racing News You Can Use Racing Rules Seminar  -  January 28, 2006,  Saturday, 0900 - 1500, at Hampton Yacht Club.  Fee of $20 defers cost of materials, refreshments, and lunch.  Seminar presented by John McCarthy.  For info or to register now,  contact  John or Lin McCarthy at (757) 850-4225.   Early registration is strongly advised since seating is limited.
NEW YEAR'S MADNESS RACE - Sunday, January 1, 2006.  Co-sponsored by OPCYC and HYC.  If you enter NLT 5 PM Saturday, December 24, Christmas Eve, you will save $10 on the entry fee.  Start the day with a hot breakfast at HYC (opens at 0900 …

David Hazlehurst hits 75

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At the FBYC Board Meeting tonight, we were all surprised when Sharon Bauer arrived at the conclusion of the meeting, in very close sychronization with Rear Commodore Ric Bauer's announcement near the end of the meeting, under OLD BUSINESS that David Hazlehurst will be 75 years old tomorrow!!!!

We shared a beautiful cake and wished David many Happy more!

Congratulations David, and Best Wishes - June.


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SBR News You Can Use
2006 PHRF Southern Bay Fleet Splits Remain Unchanged for 2006:  It's official - the PHRF Class splits for the southern Bay (Region 4) remain the same as last year.  PHRF A - up to 115;   PHRF B - 116 to 166;  PHRF C - 167 and higher.   PHRF Non-spinnaker will be sailed allowing two headsails downwind unless the sailing instruction  specifically states differently.  
PHRF RENEWALS WILL BE MAILED OUT DURING THE LAST WEEK OF DECEMBER.  Don't wait to renew or apply for your 2006 valid rating certificate.    If you have made changes to the boat, sails, etc. ,  get your paperwork started right away, since the handicappers review all changes before issuing the 2006 …
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