Ephraim Regatta Boat Drawing / Ride Board / Teen Activity Change

The eight Flying Scots owned by the EYC are available to be skippered by qualified EYC members in the Ephraim Regatta (August 3-4-5).  A drawing will be held to allocate the boats and the EYC’s racing sails.

TO ENTER THE BOAT DRAW FOR THE EPHRAIM REGATTA, you must send an e-mail to director@eyc.org not later than 3:00 PM on Tuesday, July 31, stating your name and that you wish to enter the Ephraim Regatta boat drawing.

To enter the drawing, you must be a current EYC member and the holder of an EYC Skipper’s License.  To determine if you are on the list of EYC Skipper’s License holders, go to www.eyc.org/member-info.  If your name is not on the list, and you believe it should be, please contact EYC Director Alex Zalar director@eyc.org as soon as possible to cause the list to be updated, or to schedule an in-person assessment to determine if you can be on the list.

Boat draw winners will be notified by e-mail on Tuesday, July 31, including the name of the boat they have drawn and the sails they have drawn.  By entering the boat draw, you commit to compete in the entire Ephraim Regatta as skipper of the boat you drew, unless you choose not to race for safety reasons.  For more information on the Ephraim Regatta, to view the Notice of Race, and to register online, go to www.eyc.org/racing.

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LOOKING FOR A RIDE to or from Door County, from somewhere far, far away like Green Bay, Milwaukee, Chicago, Madison, etc?  Or are you making the drive and looking for company or someone to share expenses?  Now there is a place where EYC members and friends can post rides needed or rides offered.  Just go to the EYC’s new Facebook Group, “Ephraim Yacht Club Ride Share,” located at http://www.facebook.com/groups/384545634934547/, or you can find a link to it at www.eyc.org/member-info.  You do not have to have a Facebook account to view the posts, but you to have a Facebook account and join the Group in order to post.

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The TEEN ACTIVITY on Thursday August 2 has been changed to a lunch cruise with John and Deanna Peterson and John’s sister Christine Bridenhagen aboard their beautiful cruising sailboats.  Meet at 10:00 AM at Yacht Works Marina in Sister Bay.  Bring a lunch and drinks, a PFD, a bathing suit and a towel.  Pick up at Yacht Works Marina at approximately 4:00 PM.  Teen activities are open to EYC members and guests who have at least finished 8th grade.  Sign up on the poster at the EYC or email EYC teen activities chair Heather@Brecklodge.com.  Questions? Call Heather 847-420-3978.