Posts for February 2015

Member Preference Ending

Mark Hayes on

Junior Activities


The Member Preference Period for Junior Registration ends February 28. Some classes and teams are nearing full capacity, and we are anticipating closing registration for these events shortly after February 28.

Members should register today at:

1977 Snow

Jon Deutsch on


Since snow has been heavily on our mind lately - our historian Jere (and Clark) Dennison have dug up some photos from snow in 1977.







FBYC Juniors Make History!!!

Keith B Hennessey on

Junior Activities

St. Petersburg Yacht Club Valentine's Day Regatta

Benton Amthor finished first overall, and Boyd Bragg finished third overall out of 284 Optis this past weekend at the Valentine’s Day Regatta in St. Petersburg, Florida!  The Valentine’s Day Regatta is one of the most prestigious and important annual junior regattas in the United States, attracting the top professionally run teams from across the country.  It is amazing to go on line and see the posted results, with Benton and Boyd and Fishing Bay Yacht Club listed above the St. Petersburg Yacht Club, Lauderdale Yacht Club, Coral Reef Yacht Club, TeamFOR, LIMA, LISOT, TeamSYC, and on and on!  Benton had all bullets!  Here is the link to the …

2015 Crew Training Program

Jon Deutsch on

Social Events

20140408-002FBYC is again offering their popular Crew Training Program with classes starting in March.  This program was started over 25 years ago and has been introducing sailors to the sport and to FBYC ever since.  The class consists of 3 evening classes in Richmond and 2 optional on the water practice days at FBYC.

Classroom instruction is provided by FBYC racing skippers and crew with experience in local, national and international racing and participants are given written materials to compliment the classroom sessions.

  • Classroom: Tuesday, March 24 6:30pm
  • Classroom: Tuesday, March 31 6:30pm
  • Classroom: Tuesday, April 14 6:30pm
  • Practice: Saturday, April 18 10am
  • Practice: Sunday, May 3 10am

20140408-003Space is limited the class is expected …

Mark Your Calendars Now!

Keith B Hennessey on

Club News

Bermuda High Party
Saturday, March 28
Home of Paul and Julie Ann Wash
4106 Park Avenue
Richmond, Va 23221
Time to don your Bermuda shorts and sundresses and come party!
Bring your socks for the traditional sock burning!
$15 members, $20 non-members
Register Online Now
Questions? Please contact Carol Bokinsky (804) 839-6214 or

And be sure to tell your friends you are coming on our facebook event.

2015 Dock Improvements

Jon Deutsch on

Club News

Over the past month a few improvements have been made to the middle pier - replacing everything up from the pilings on the first 100' of the dock. The pump dock has been entirely replaced.  In the coming weeks the T-head on the west dock will be lengthened to end of the slips.





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