Nov
6
7:00 PM19:00

ANNUAL MEETING - VOTING FOR BOARD MEMBERS

Meet at the TYC Clubhouse

As per our By-laws, the annual meeting is held to elect new officers and announce those officers who will continue in their post or ascend to another.

Please submit who you would like to fill these positions.

         Vice Commodore: Becomes next years commodore
         Secretary: 2 year position
         Emerald Cup Chair
         Race Committee Representative
         Newsletter Editor
         Board Members at large: 3 openings
If you would like to fill any of these positions or know of someone who would make a good candidate please contact Wylie at:

541-525-1976 between 4 and 9 or

bigmanwylie166@yahoo.com

Note that current or former board members can be considered for these spots.
TIME IS SHORT, SO GET YOUR NOMINEES IN TODAY!
A list of candidates will be sent to you by October 15th to be voted on at the November 6th meeting. Additional candidates can be nominated from the floor at that time.

These positions are filled for 2019:
         Commodore: Wylie Whitmer moves up to Commodore
         Rear commodore: RJ Barnes moves to Rear commodore
         Treasurer: Dennis Olson in 2nd year

Also nominate who you would like to receive the listed awards to be presented at the Commodore's Ball held in January. Include reasons or stories to help the choice selection. Your choices should  be forwarded to Wylie at the above contacts. Here are the awards and a description of each one:
 

DICK MOODY SERVICE AWARD: Awarded to the member who is judged to have done the most to promote the well-being of Triton Yacht Club.
EARL LARSEN AWARD: Awarded to the member who is judged to have done the most for the Racing Community in general.
SPORTSMANSHIP AWARD: Awarded to the member who  has exhibited the ethics of good sportsmanship toward others, not necessarily on the water.

TYC BEST ENTIRE CREW/TEAM: Awarded to the crew/team that works best together and has the most fun doing it. Tell us who and why.

TYC BEST INDIVIDUAL CREW MEMBER: Awarded to the individual crew member you feel is the best crewperson out there. Tell us who and why.
MOST IMPROVED INDIVIDUAL SAILOR: Awarded to the sailor who has improved his or her sailing skills and has expanded his or her comfort zone, 
Tell us who and why.
BIG SCREW AWARD: Awarded to the unfortunate soul who is the subject of the biggest, best and hopefully most humorous tale of mishap, misjudgment, and misadventure ? Give us all the juicy details
LITTLE SCREW AWARD: Same as the Big Screw only this is for second place and again don't forget the juicy details

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Sep
27
6:30 PM18:30

End of Season Bash

September 27th at the EYC Club house. Mark your callendars.

The End of Season Steak Bash became a tradition about 1999. This is an event for both clubs to come together to celebrate the successful racing season on Fern Ridge Reservoir. Winners of each series are awarded by fleet. Come join us for a fun get together of sailors.

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Sep
16
5:00 PM17:00

Triton Yacht Club Richardson Marina Floating Feast

Richardson Marina will hold the feast on Sunday, September 16th at 5:00 on A Dock at Richardson Marina. Some really fine hosts will be preparing a great dinner.

Appetizers: Tina & Ken Hoffman "Lorelei"
                    Elizabeth Haynsworth
                    Isabelle Mender
                  "MaryMac"    
                                                     
Salad:           Vern & Laurie Paulson
                      "SummerxCool"         
                                           
Main Course: Jeff Longmore &
                        Laura Hellman
                        " Hoist the Colors"
Side Dish:        Stephen Norris
                         "Applejack"
Dessert:         To be determined

Please bring your own chair and drinks


If you are planning to attend it would be very helpful if you would RSVP;

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Jul
21
to Jul 22

Emerald Cup Regatta

Triton Yacht Club will host Emerald CupRegatta 2018 on July 21st and 22nd. Registration for racing boats as well as cruisers is now open at this link: 

http://www.regattanetwork.com/event/16889

Racers can expect intense racing for glory both within their own class, but also for the coveted Emerald Cup, awarded to the overall winner of the regatta (calculated via formula), while cruisers can expect leisurely courses and good times on a hot day! 

 

More information will be available on our website http://www.tritonyachtclub.org and facebook  https://www.facebook.com/tritonyachtclub/   event tab

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Jul
14
10:00 AM10:00

Triton Yacht Club Boat Show

The Triton Yacht Club and the Coots would like to invite you to attend
the 2018 Triton Boat Show at Fern Ridge, Saturday, July 14, at
Richardson Park, at the northwest corner of Fern Ridge Reservoir, 
northwest of Eugene, Oregon.

http://www.coots.org/mb/tritonbs/

The show is for interesting boats of all materials, sail, power, or
human powered. Triton will showcase the Thursday night racing fleets and
classic cruisers. Also on display will be the boats used for sailing
instruction through the City of Eugene and rental watercraft available
through Underway LLC. The Coots will be displaying our usual eclectic
mix of oddball boats.

The show starts at 10:00 AM Saturday morning and runs until about 5:00. 
There will be a potluck feed, or some other group dinner, sometime after
the show ends, and a moonlight sail after the sun goes down.

Boats may be displayed in the water or on land. Exhibitors will get free
parking passes for the park, and free marina slips will be provided
Friday and Saturday nights to exhibitors who wish to use them (sleeping
aboard is OK).

If you want to attend the show, please fill out the registration form
and return it well ahead of time. The information you give us on the
form will be used to make a nice display placard for your boat.

http://www.coots.org/mb/tritonbs/2018-TritonBoatShowForm.pdf

If you displayed your boat at the Depoe Bay Wooden Boat Show this year
and your information hasn't changed, you just need to tell me that
you're coming. There is no registration fee. Exhibitors should check in
with the marina host, at the trailer by the marina as soon as they
arrive, to get parking passes and slip assignements. If you're bringing
your boat for just the day of the show, please show up at least an hour
before the show starts Saturday. Contact me jkohnen@boat-links.com home: 
541-688-2826 cell: 541-913-0299 (only turned on the weekend of the show) 
if you have any questions.
 

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Jun
23
6:00 PM18:00

TYC Orchard Point Floating Feast

ORCHARD POINT FLOATING FEAST


Orchard Point will hold the first feast on June 23rd at 6:00 at Orchard Point

Appetizers: Gary Hamilton B68 "Kast Off"
                                            6:00-6:45
Salad: Frank Patten            B59 "Orca"
                                            6:45-7:30
BBQ: RJ Barnes                 Shelter   
                                            7:30-8:15
Dessert: Wylie Whitmer       A24        
                                            "Deception" 
                                             8:15-9:00

Please bring your own chair and drinks


If you are planning to attend it would be very helpful if you would RSVP;
 

Garythamilton60@gmail.com

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May
19
11:30 AM11:30

Youth Sailing Day

Come join us as we introduce a new generation to Sailing. We'll provide a complimentary lunch for all volunteers and participants. After lunch we will distribute participants to skippers then take them out for a Tuesday Evening style sail.

(UPDATE: 5/8/2018)

VOLUNTEER CREW AND BOATS NEEDED

Volunteers with boats and volunteers without boats are needed to introduce a group of about thirty high school age students to sailing. The plan is to have two adults and two young folks per boat.

I participated last year and it is quite a nice experience to host this age, especially those who may have never been on a sailboat before.

The order of the day is:

Date: May 19th
Place: Richardson Park Marina
           Pavillion next to host's RV
Time: 11:00 Assemble
          11:30 BBQ
          12:00 Safety talk, lifejacket
                    fitting
          12:30 Sail

For further information and boat logistics contact:

Wylie Whitmer at bigmanwylie166@yahoo.com

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Jan
3
6:30 PM18:30

January General Meeting

The first Triton meeting of the 2017 year! Please join us for a meeting where we talk about the year ahead and work to make it one of the best ever! This years meetings will be immediately preceded by board meetings, so feel free to come early and join us! Please bring some food for yourself or to share, as we do meet around dinner time. 

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Traditional Boat Show
Aug
6
10:00 AM10:00

Traditional Boat Show

Triton's Annual Boat Show will be hosted at Richardson Marina, and will feature boats that are both common to Fern Ridge as well as uncommon boats who have traveled just for this show! The general public in encouraged to come enjoy these fine boats and the company of other enthusiasts. For those looking to experience sailing, there will be a Bristol 27 offering free, 1/2 hour rides!

This event would not be possible without the help of The Coots organization, Lane County Parks, Richardson Marina, and all of the volunteers at Triton Yacht Club. 

For more information, contact Scott Coleman at 541-463- 0555.

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Jun
25
to Jun 26

Emerald Cup Regatta 2016

Emerald Cup Regatta is an all inclusive sailboat regatta hosted by Triton Yacht Club and is traditionally held at the end of June. Here are some of things you can expect:

  • Windy sailing conditions ordered up by Regatta Chair Dean Mitchell
  • Pulled pork / vegetarian dinners prepared by Chef Janet Mitchell ($15, available at registration).
  • A well-run competition by Race Chair Rich Johnson

Cost: The base fee for entering a boat in this regatta is set at $50. However, there is a discount of $5 for US Sailing members. and a $25 discount for youth sailors (under 21). There will be a late entry fee of $30 for all entries received the date of the regatta (June 25th). 

Camping and moorage can be reserved at Lane County Park System - Richardson Park

The check-in table and meals will be located at Richardson Marina near the Shelter.

Official Notice of Race (NORs) 

Online Registration Here!

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