We all sail vicariously through you at the 2011 IOM World Championship. Have fun, learn a lot, get stories to tell us next time we see you.
When I saw some of your pics I couldn’t help but interpreted them as part of my vicarious thrill:
Brad: OK Jerry when you see Robert Walsh with his Lintel . . . → Read More: Jerry At The Worlds
I got a picture from Herb that shows an empty Westmoreland Pond back in the 70’s and another one during a Victoria sail. Check them out and see how much / fast these trees grow. In the picture below note the little “bushes”
and on this one see them grow to . . . → Read More: Westmoreland–Then and Now
The weekend of 5/28 and 5/29 is the Memorials Day Weekend and some skippers have the audacity to put family above sailing. This is something I totally don’t understand but I will not try to argue that point with my wife, especially since I have a new IOM coming … I got it as a surprise . . . → Read More: Sail 5/29/2011
In addition to the Impromptu Sunday Sail on 5/22, we will put marks on Westmoreland on Thursday 5/19 at 2:00 pm. Russ and I are going to be there with IOMs watching them float, sail IOMs and tell lies, typical behavior of middle age men with no life. Come and . . . → Read More: Sailing on Thursday 5/19
Well it’s done!!! I think it will be called the "May Marathon" with guests from Seattle, and Eugene, I’m sure they are questioning the sanity of these OMYC Skipper’s, with good cause, hope everyone made it home safely and thank you all for joining us. was great fun for everyone with 19 races of two laps . . . → Read More: The Duck Report
We will have an impromptu Fun sail for all boats at the now full Westmoreland Pond this Sunday, 5/22. I will get there around 12:00 and put out some marks rain or shine. Will sail as long as you want.
This will be a relaxed gathering. We will do some informal racing (No scoring. We . . . → Read More: Impromptu Sunday Fun Sail 5/22
On June 25th and 26th we will be sailing IOMs at Hood River to get ready for the Hood River Carnage. The event will be RD by Fred Rocha. Skippers from outside the Portland area have shown interest in attending. For more info contact Morgan, the OMYC Race Captain . . . → Read More: Hood River Full Dress Rehearsal
Our net sail is the May Rain – May Knot regattas on Saturday 5/14 for May Rain, Victorias only and Sunday 5/15 for May Knot, IOMs only.
Ron will be the RD for the Victorias on 5/14 and we will be “self-RD” for the IOMs on 5/15, unless one of you has an idea about an RD. . . . → Read More: May Rain – May Knot