Oh, the Weather Outside is Frightful

Welcome 2018! Let’s start with the numbers while we are dealing with frozen weather: 2017 the S&P 500 was up 19.4% 2017 the NASDAQ was up 28% 2015-2017 the LSYC is up 100% My wish for you is that those 3= New Boat (or boat trip) for you! What will 2018 bring for the LSYC?…

Learning to Fly, But I Ain’t Got Wings

First of all, thank you Tom Petty.   As the fall wind picks up, so is the experience of “flying” our sailboats. Not only was the distance race a screamer, but this weekend’s single-hand Gumbo Cup should be too. Don’t forget to wear your jacket and put your ladder down! Not only are the adults learning…

The Windy City

Hello LSYC friends and family! Chant along with me: “October, dear, sweet October, bring us some WIND!” I have a number of things for you this evening. First of all, thank you all for your participation! This year is winding down and your involvement MATTERS. Thank you all, members new and old (well, not old,…

Sloop John (C)

Hello LSYC friends and family! With apologies to the Beach Boys, this email is titled after the WINNER of the 43rd annual Governor’s Cup Regatta! But before I get to the winners I want to acknowledge all of you who raced, helped out and attended the party- thank you to all! That was a really…

What If The Hokey Pokey Is All It Really Is About?

Jimmy Buffett asked that question and offered this supporting “evidence”: “My life can get as messy as a day old sticky bun So I arm myself with punch lines and a giant water gun” And that, my friends, is what gets stuck in my head when work/ life gets messy. How about you? Labor Day Weekend! Forecast…

The Wino and I Know

I will let you speculate who “the wino” is, but he and I know that this weekend looks really great! Why? Glad you asked….it is more than the forecast of partly cloudy, 86, and WNW of 8 for Saturday. Saturday is also the start of the FALL SERIES! And on top of that, we are having our…

People Like Us (do things like this)

Greetings to all of my folks like us who are doing things like this! Now, you may be wondering: exactly how much rum has Barry had with lunch? Never fear, I’ll explain….. Our not- so- little club has really grown into a neat group of people. A bunch of folks from all walks of life…