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The Lavon Yacht Club Newsletter 2017-05-09 Edition

NEXT EVENT – May 13th Summer Race Series
This Saturday there is an evening distance race and we have great time on these. Get your crews hooked up. We will check the weather and report before the race if there is question. Race begins at 7 with a skippers meeting at 6PM. Other dates in the series are. 06.03, 08.05, and 09.16


SAVE THE DATE – MAY 27th  Sunfish Regatta ……May 28th day raft up
The Memorial day Sunfish Regatta and raft up weekend is coming up real soon. The regatta will be Saturday and we have some day raft ups for this year led by our cruising Commodores Peter and Kelly with the first one May 28th. The races start around noon and run to finish around 4 or 5. The day raft up will be on Sunday at a selected spot. Looking forward to it.


NEW DATE – JULY 15th Rubber Duck Rescue with the Rum Punch Party
  LYC Rubber Duck rescue event is set for 07.15.17. it will be around a noon start getting ready. A general rule meeting will be at 12:30 with gun at 1 pm for the duck rescue to begin. We will have some after race hot dog munchies and chips for hungry rescuers. And of course some bread for the ducks.


  Race is reset 07.29.17………Tom will have great day sailing competition ready for the day whether we do a buoy race or a distance race.  A great food event party afterwards to follow so mark it on your calendar. Racing events start at 11:30 and with registration then a skipper meeting at noon, gun at 1 pm.  Always folks are welcome to come crew on the sailboats so we can all have a great day. Food will be pulled pork sandwiches with a $10 eat a lot price or $5 snack price. Bring your own drinks. Food will get going around 5 or so after the race.


EVENT RECAP -April 28th Happy Hour 6 PM –
Turned out to be a good little place for a happy Hour. We have some more planned so send in your suggestions for meetup places and we will out yours on the calendar


Foxiis ..Murphy Market Place, 213 FM 544, Murphy, TX 75094

Located in: Murphy Market Place

(972) 516-4144


NEWSLETTER – Let me Know

  Send me things you’d like to add to the newsletter. This is the first mailing with a new distro e-mail set up. I hope it reaches everyone as is working well. Please send me your feedback.


THE YACHT CLUB GOOGLE CALENDAR – can be viewed clicking here ……

·         Up Coming

·         05.13.17 Summer Race

·         05.20.17 Heritage Cup race

·         05.27.17 Sunfish Regatta

·         05.28.17 Day Raft Up


   HIGHLIGHTS – by month to come

March- Dock clean up, Happy Hour, St Patricks, Chili Cook Off

April –  April Fools, Founders Regatta, Rubber Duck Rescue, Happy Hour

May – Rush Creek, Summer Race, Heritage Cup, Sunfish Regatta, Raft Up

June – Summer Race, Marina Day, Poker Run, Dallas Race Week

July – Sunfish Regatta, 4th of July, Rum Punch,

August – Summer Race, Movie Night, Lunar Eclipse, Margaretville

September – Sunfish Regatta, Raft Up, Summer Race, George Griffen

October – Harvest Moon, Rush Creek, Flat Out Wine,

November – Turkey tanning, LYC Turkey,

December – Christmas Party


Call 214-682-4385 or e-mail for info

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**Click here for a printable version of this newsletter. You can always find a copy and all the club information with a full detail calendar of dates at
Your 2017 Officers: Dave Christensen, Mike Wilkinson, Tom Johnson, Kenny Dykes, Greg Carver, Peter Doncaster, Kelly Hanger, Leigh Edwards Call Dave 214-682-4385 for info.

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Located in Collin Park Marina on beautiful Lake Lavon, Texas, just minutes from North Dallas, Lavon Yacht Club is open for membership to all boaters and boating enthusiasts. Not just a “sailing club”, LYC offers a wide range of organized cruising and social events, as well as sailboat racing activities.

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