Nautical Wheelers

Well would’ja lookee here? Seems to be we have some fancy-pants stuff a-comin’ up. We have the Cruiser’s Cup, the finest way to accumulate bragging rights a cruising sailor ever did see. And then we have Governor’s Cup, a pro-am tournament where we are, to quote 417 mag, “Sailing for Supremacy”. What do YOU need…

We’re All Here “Cuz We Ain’t All There

Yes, this rag- tag bunch of water freaks all show up at Stockton and participate in the LSYC, and one could argue it is because we ain’t all there. I will not debate that point, in fact I resemble that remark! So in the interest of all of us being here and participating in the…

A Gypsy Wind is Blown’ Warm Tonight

This lyric reminds me of the time my buddy and I spent a week living and sailing on Lake Superior aboard his 23 ft sloop and one day we pulled in to a Latitudes and Attitudes party in Bayfield, WI. At that party (after dancing to Eric Stone and drinking our share of painkillers) we…

Thunder Road

Happy Juuulllllyyyy! Can you believe we are half way thru the season? I know we had a ton of fun dropping the hook and watching the fireworks. One of the things I have been seeing a lot of lately is the young adult kids returning. Some are hanging for the weekend and some are buying…

Spread The Love

Greetings LSYC friends and family! Were you at the lake last weekend? How about Sunday? What a BEAUTIFUL day! We are so very lucky to be able to do what we do, and to be with folks like yourselves. I know I have so much fun telling our stories and spreading the love. Be sure…

Ridin’ the Storm Out

When the weather is 60 mph winds, lightning, big hail, and there is a tornado nearby, what do you do? Well, you RACE! (After going to the bar to ride the storm out, of course!) The LSYC had a great weekend! Great racing and the Shrimp Boil was a hit again! We had 50+ attend…

The Life

The Kenny Chesney song- The Life- is stuck in my head. Please find it and listen to it as you read this and you can ride along with my good mood. (Lyrics are pasted below) You see, I just got back from a tiny fishing island 30 miles south of Roatan, Honduras. The local fishermen…

Boat Maintenance Seminar Notes

Mark and Dana LaMair hosted a well attended gathering Saturday April 28th 2018 at their new lake side office of Boat Works at Orleans Trail Park. Mark reviewed a number of products for boat maintenance and dispensed valuable pearls regarding how to best care for your boat. The following are a number of his ideas:…

Spring In Your Step

We are up and running my friends- the 2018 Lake Stockton Yacht Club season is moving forward and we are glad to have you along! Here are some tidbits that can put some spring in your step: Last weekend- the maintenance seminar went really well, hosted by Mark and Dana at Lake Stockton Boat Works.…

Lively Up Yourself

Happy Spring LSYC friends and family! Spring is here! You made it! Time to Lively Up Yourself, your friends and your family to begin another GREAT year at Stockton! First of all, thank you to all who have sent in their annual registration, and for those that have not yet, NOW IS THE TIME. Please…