Posts for March 2022

Registration Now Open for 2022 Crew Training Sessions

Karen Soule on

Offshore Racing


We've got lots happening at FBYC this spring!  Spring clean-up, sock burning, weather courses and now--CREW TRAINING SEMINAR.

Invite your friends and give it a go yourself to become valuable crew for our offshore racing boats.  This program has long been a successful way to introduce people to the club and gain new members.  So check out the program for 2022 and join us online by visiting:

See you online and on the water.

Spring cleanup a huge success!

Paul Almany on

Club News

Steve Montgomery led a large and energetic group of FBYC members including new members and juniors to ready the club for another great season.    Special shout out to Carl and Diane Simon for coordinating a well earned lunch for all.  

Thanks to all who participated and can’t wait to see you all on the water soon!


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Cleanup 2022 Juniors


Burn Some Socks and Learn About Weather

Karen Soule on

Clubhouse News


FBYC is proudly helping to sponsor Deltaville’s Oyster Roast and Sock Burn at Evolution Loft this Saturday, beginning at 3:30 PM.  There will be oysters, beer and music….and socks to burn!  It’s free to all who sign-up at: at:  Deltaville Sock Burn and Oyster Roast ( best.pngBut before you’ve tossed your socks into the fire, sign-up for our webinar/classroom sessions:  Weather for Sailors.  The online sessions are on Tuesday, March 29 and April 5, followed by our on-site classroom session on Saturday, April 16.  SPACE IS LIMITED AND IS GOING FAST SO REGISTER NOW.   Learn all about it at:

Then register and pay ($25/person …

FBYC Spring Cleanup 2022

Donna Mason on

Clubhouse News

We will be sprucing up the Club on March 26th 8:30-12:30!  Bring work gloves, rakes, clippers, comfortable shoes, and work with friends to make the Club gorgeous and ready for a new year.  Please sign up through SignUpGenius at .  Lunch will be provided after cleanup!  The Bermuda High/Sock Burning Party follows later in the afternoon! 

Questions to Steve Montgomery 757-561-7289.

Sign-Up Now for RC Training and Weather for Sailors Course

Karen Soule on

Club News

weather best.pngFBYC has two great offerings starting this month:

Race Committee Training sessions begin Saturday, March 19 in Richmond and are followed up with on-the-water exercises.  Learn more and sign-up here:

Weather for Sailors is a 3-part course beginning Tuesday, March 29 at 7 PM online.  Following another Zoom session the next week, the course wraps up on Saturday, April 16 with a 4-hour classroom instruction at the club.  It is taught by ASA instructor Captain Steve Runals.  Learn more at:

Hope to see you all soon!

Our Own March "Madness"

Karen Soule on

Club News


Mark your March Calendar for Fun, Work (just a little), and Learning

We’ve got a fantastic line-up of activities for FBYC members this month.  We hope you’ll take advantage of all your club is offering, including opportunities to volunteer and make FBYC ship shape and Bristol fashion.  Coming up first is:

Saturday, March 5, 2022 10 AM -1 PM  Middle Dock Work Day

Come with your power tools, work gloves and spirit to help install the new electrical/water pedestals on our new middle dock.  This helps save money and is a critical step for getting the dock ready for Opening Day.  We also need helpers and those who can serve lunch.  Sign-up at: …

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