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Posted by Chris Riley on July 20, 2016 at 9:14am
July CYC NautiNews Article
It’s July, finally summer 2016!! July and August at the lake are the lazy, hazy days of summer. Cook outs; cooling off and soaking up the sun in one of Green Turtle Bays 2 outdoor pools; anchoring out in one of many beautiful coves on Lake Barkley and Kentucky Lakes or evenings just relaxing at the Commonwealth Yacht Club enjoying a delicious meal and visiting with friends.
Starting off in July is the July 2, the 4th of July bash at the Commonwealth Yacht Club with dinner and dancing. Entertainment by DJ Songbird.
July 2 is also a Spring Sailing Series race. Meet Sharla on Kentucky Lake at 10:00am for a fun, filled morning of racing.
The CYC Board meeting is July 9 at 8:30am at the CYC.
Don’t forget the inaugural Grand Rivers Dragon Boat Festival on July 16th from 9:00am-4:00pm. There will be music, vendors and friendly boat racing competition for a great cause. CYC Board along with GTB is sponsoring a Dragon Boat to compete in the races with 20 rollers, 10 men and 10 women in each boat. Brian Turner is the committee chairman and is in the process of recruiting rollers for the team. Consider joining the “Yachting Turtles” for the time of your life competing for a team trophy, contact Brian at firstname.lastname@example.org to join the team. Proceeds from this Grand Rivers event will go to Livingston County Helping Hands. If you are not competing on a team come “Cheer” us on and enjoy the festivities!!
July 23rd is another CYC cruise raft up. Long Range Fleet Captain Danny Cope is checking out the best coves on Kentucky Lake to raft up at.…Continue
Posted by Chris Riley on July 18, 2016 at 12:05pm
CYC June NautiNews
What time is it? It’s Boat O’clock time. Yay, summer has arrived, sunshine warming our water and hearts.
The Commonwealth Yacht Club board and Green Turtle Bay marina have scheduled numerous fun events for everyone this summer.
Let’s review June events, starting with the CYC Board meeting at 8:30am. at the Commonwealth Yacht Club. June 4th is also a Spring Sailing Series race starting at 10:00am on Kentucky Lake. Meet Sharla Graham there to participate in the race.
CYC’s annual Poker Run is June 11. This is a land or water based event, no boat is necessary to participate. Adults and children are welcome. Contact Short Range Fleet Captain Sandra Jernigan to register or show up on the 11th at Ships Store parking lot to register beginning at 9:00am. Winners will be announced at the CYC Poker Run party at the Commonwealth Yacht Club following the day’s events. Entertainment by John Pinney, Jerry Koerner and friends.
Join Long Range Fleet Captain Danny Cope on our second annual cruise to Prizer Point marina on June 18th. Prizer Point marina is on Lake Barkley, mile marker 55, approximately 24 miles from GTB. Leave GTB in the morning and arrive at Prizer Point in the afternoon in time for Happy Hour and Dinner at the Pier restaurant. Dinner specials are from $10 - $19. There will be a flat fee of $35.00 per boat for transient docking for the night. Make your reservations NOW and by June 4th by contacting Danny Cope @ email@example.com or call 270-331-7636. Danny will need to know Captains name, boats name, length of boat, power requirements and boat type: Sail/Express/Fly bridge.…Continue
Posted by Chris Riley on June 2, 2016 at 4:42pm