Come join us for an exciting day at the Annapolis Sailboat Show, Thursday, October 4, 2018. We will travel by bus, leaving Richmond at 7 am and return that same day at approximately 9 pm. This is the show's VIP day when crowds are smaller--the best day to go!
At the show, you can:
Increase your boat envy quotient
Visit vendors for anything and everything
But most importantly, enjoy traveling with your fellow members on this "Adult Field Trip!"
Our Young Adult Member group (those under 40 in body or in mind) will be hosting our 6th Annual Young Adult Member Cookout on Friday night at the club house to kick off the Memorial Day Weekend. Stop by Friday night after 6 for burger and brews and bring a side or dessert to share as well as your families and friends. We'll provide burgers and enough beers to get things started. Please RSVP via evite, facebook, or the club website. See you Friday!
It’s fast approaching for reserving your place at the OPEN HOUSE REGATTA & PIG PICKIN’ on Sunday, May 27!!
Don’t miss this classic Memorial Day Weekend event including: + Staggered start race for any boat with a Portsmouth Handicap or PHRF rating. + Sunflower Raft Up with launch service from the dock + Happy Hour Cocktail Party at Ric’s Place + Old fashioned Pig Pickin’ with all the trimmings brought by David Napier’s White House Catering + Music by the wildly popular JACKASS FLATS BAND!!
All this for $25/member, $30/non-member, $15/teen.
The weather forecast is for sun and southerly breezes with temps in the low 80s. PERFECT!!
In spite of what you may see on the FBYC website, registration for the Bermuda High Party is OPEN and has been EXTENDED to Friday March 23, at 9am. Please register online by Friday at 9am so we can give our caterer an accurate headcount. You won’t want to miss this! Veronica and David Hinckle have opened their lovely home to us. We can at least pretend it is warm out, right? We’d love to see all of our friends at the party!
Happy Holidays! Come join fellow YAMs in Richmond for a parade and holiday gathering in Richmond on Saturday, December 2nd! 10am to 12pm at Lombardy and Broad, with continued festivities 12pm - 3pm at Katie and Arch Durham's residence 1522 Grove Avenue.
Please R.S.V.P. to email@example.com before November 29th ... We look forward to seeing you there!
YAM Chairs: Julia & Blake Kimbrough
YAM Committee: Abigail & Massey Whorley, Jon Deutsch, Katie & Arch Durham, Jay Collier, Miles Kimbrough, Eliza Strickland, Caroline Garrett, Melissa & Mark Stephens, Mary Catherine McCallister
The weather forecast is for a beautiful day! Don’t miss one of the Club’s favorite events! EVERYONE is invited to mingle with our hearty sailors after the races. Oyster lovers can enjoy them on-the-halfshell, roasted, Rockefeller and Casino. We’ll also offer delicious grilled hotdogs and buffet tables loaded with all the tasty dishes brought by our partygoers.
Register now online! Pick up your wristband at the Registration Desk outside the Clubhouse beginning Sat am. Doors open for the Oyster Roast around 3:30 to allow time for the racers to get back in and cleaned up for the party. Don’t forget to bring your oyster knife and gloves if you want to shuck your own. We ...
The now famous FBYC Closing Day Regatta Oyster Roast happens again on Saturday, November 4, 2017
All are invited to this signature fall event!Enjoy fresh Virginia oysters prepared a variety of ways:roasted, on the half shell and various special Rockefellers prepared by some of the Club’s finest foodies!We’ll also have ice cold keg beer.To add a festive picnic atmosphere we ask that all attendees bring a dish to share—side dish, salad, dessert—whatever!We’ll also have kiddie food for the little ones.
We are keeping the event tickets to an affordable cost—only $7 for members and $10 for non-members.Kids under 6 eat free.Tickets cover the oysters, the covered dishes ...
The YAMs rocked the house on Sunday evening after racing in an incredibly well attended Cornhole tournament!
12 Teams competed for the ultimate bragging rights, and when all was said and done we had three podium finishing teams with a mix of FBYC members and visitors from other clubs. Congratulations to our FBYC member victors as follows:
First Place: Stuart Kegan & Friend
Second Place: Tommy Roper & Friend
Third Place: Mile Kimbrough & Arch Durham
BIG Thanks to our contributing YAM committee organizers for making this a great success (Abigail & Massey Whorley and Jon Deutsch)
Friday night at FBYC is a Low Country Shrimp Boil with live music! Only $10 per person, come for a casual evening at the club at 6:30, immediately following the skippers meeting. What a great way to start the weekend! Registration for this event must be made by Wednesday at 5pm.
Saturday night, the Saturday Night Shindig is the place to be! A catered dinner for $20 per person will include beef brisket, pulled chicken barbecue, grilled summer vegetables, and a mashed potato bar. Then come dance to the ...
Who will take the podium as Fishing Bay's first ever Cornhole Championship Team??
This coming Sunday, immediately following Stingray Point Light racing and regatta awards, the YAMs are inviting anyone interested in informally strutting their cornhole skills to compete in the first every FBYC Cornhole Tournament. This is an excellent compliment to the BYO informal cookout Sunday evening after racing.
Boards, awards and tournament facilitation will be provided by the Young Adult Members committee. Hosted on the FBYC lawn, all you need to bring is your own beverages, a smile, and semi-competitive spirit to join in the fun. Actual start time will depend on conclusion of regatta awards.
What are you doing Saturday night, Labor Day Weekend?
Whether you are racing or not, all members are invited to come eat dinner and dance to the tunes of the Alex Crain Brothers! Beef brisket, pulled barbequed chicken, summer vegetables and a mashed potato bar await! Can't do dinner? Come hear the band! Open to all members and their guests, so if you are entertaining that weekend, wow your guests with a great party! Questions? Contact Julie Ann Wash
Come join us for the Annual Fourth of July Cookout! This cookout is for everyone, not just racers! (But remember, it’s on July 2nd this year.) The cookout starts at 2 PM. The menu includes hot dogs, hamburgers, and yummy picnic side dishes! There will be beverages, sodas, lemonade, and an ice cream bar. We will have games for adults and kids, music, and lots more. Bring your picnic blanket, lawn chair, and an umbrella for shade!
Adults are $10, kids 12 and under are $5, adult non-members are $15.
The Young Adult Member group at FBYC kicked off the Memorial Day weekend on Friday night with a cookout. The night featured the usuall grillings and a bunch of YAMs kicking back by the water, enjoying the beautiful weather while playing giant jenga and drinking lemonade made from hose water. Big thanks to Jon, Massey, Katie and all of the other folks who helped make it happen!
Come join fellow members on Friday evenings at Fishing Bay YC this summer!
The club is sponsoring Friday evening gatherings this summer to kick off the weekend from June 2 and running through August 25. The club will provide snacks and beverage mixers. The grills will be fired up for anyone who would like to grill dinners.
Get together with other FBYC members and bring a friend to enjoy good fellowship of other sailors and the beautiful settings of our club.