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Chris Riley
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  • Paducah, KY
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CYC Valentine's Day Party 2017

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Feb 19
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February 2016 Nauti News

CYC NautiNews ArticleFebruary 2017Hello to February 2017 If you have boat projects for 2017 better get them organized because I am not Phil, but as I see it, the beginning of the boating season is a mere 7 weeks away. February 11 is the Commonwealth Yacht Club’s annual Valentine’s party.  This is the first CYC party in 2017 with entertainment provided by 37 Degree’s North.  Bring your honey or come solo to break up the monotony of cold winter days, enjoy great food and see all your friends who…See More
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December 2016 NautiNews

December 2016 CYC NautiNews Article  The 2016 boating season is mostly over.  We carry into 2017 all the fun memories we shared with our friends and family in 2016.  The winter months gives us a opportunity to sit back and check out all the catalogs to figure out what boat repairs and work we want to do when spring breaks.   Our CYC Commodore, Officers and Board of Directors are working on the 2017 event calendar.  If anyone has any event suggestions for 2017 contact Commodore Jerry…See More
Dec 9, 2016
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Christmas Party 2016

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Dec 5, 2016
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November NautiNews

November 2016 CYC NautiNews Article With November I get a little sad and start missing the boating season, even though there is so much to look forward to in winter months. I get particularly sentimental missing our boating friends who have left or will be leaving Green Turtle Bay heading to warmer temperatures, or beginning a new adventure by sailing around the world and that’s you, Ann Matejcek. Bon Voyage to all of you and safe travels, you will be missed!! I would like to talk about past…See More
Nov 18, 2016
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September Commonwealth Yacht Club Newsletter

September Commonwealth Yacht Club Newsletter Hey Water and Lake People, summer is not over.  According to the Old Farmer’s Almanac the Autumnal Equinox is September 22, 2016 at 10:21am EDT. From then on temperatures begin to drop and the days start to get shorter than the nights.  We all know even if the day’s gets shorter, we still have loads of time left to enjoy our outdoor activities. Actually, I enjoy the cooler days and nights of fall and especially fall foliage season.  I want to give…See More
Sep 2, 2016
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CYC August NautiNews Article

CYC August NautiNews Article We still have lots of summertime left to have “Fun in the Sun” in August.Enjoy summertime, at Green Turtle Bay, Barkley and Kentucky Lakes where there’s simply no better time or place to be boating or enjoying land activities.   The season has been fantastic for so many of us with warm/hot temps and all the sun and fun we can handle.    There are loads of social events planned by Green Turtle Bay, Commonwealth Yacht Club and Grand Rivers scheduled for the next few…See More
Aug 31, 2016
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Jul 20, 2016
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July 2016 NautiNews

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…See More
Jul 18, 2016

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Boat Make, Model and Name
Hunter 33.5 and a bunch of Sunfish
Boat Location
KDM Pier 2 and the Dry Stack "beach"
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July 2017 NautiNews




Aww, I love the sounds of summer; songs of frogs, buzzing bees, boats on the water, the wind in our sails, listening to the ocean on a beach, fireworks, bonfires crackling, mosquitos buzzing around our heads-well not so much the mosquitos!!  Whether you’re a land person or water person or both these are just a few reasons we should get outside and enjoy nature this summer.…


Posted on July 3, 2017 at 7:08pm

June 2017 NautiNews Article

June CYC NautiNews Article


Welcome to summer, with lots of sunshine warming our weather temperature, water and hearts.  While speaking of our hearts, makes me contemplate just how we are all connected.  If your reading this article, then we are already connected by our love of nature, water and water sports.  This brings me to the Six Degrees of Separation theory, which with Facebook and the internet it is now around Three…


Posted on July 3, 2017 at 7:06pm

CYC Trip to Barkley Lodge!!!

Hey Boat Captains!!!

The CYC trip to Barkley Lodge on June 10-11 is nearing!!  

I want everyone to go, so make plans now!!  …


Posted on May 21, 2017 at 3:57pm

2017 CYC Kentucky Derby Party

Posted on May 21, 2017 at 3:49pm

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At 9:22pm on September 5, 2012, Sandra Pitchford said…

Hello my name is Sandra and I have never been to CYC but I really want to come to the boat show on Sat and Sun also I was told about a dinner and dance could anyone give me some information on that and if there is any place still available to stay Sat night ?

At 9:40am on March 26, 2011, Butch Jones said…
Hi Chris.  Welcome to the CYC Member's Web Site.  Please update our profile and let us know where you keep your boat, it's name and make.  Feel free to browse the info and join in by adding photos, blogs (News, Features and Members Comments), add a discussion in the forum or get involved with one or more of our groups.  We have a group for the Cruise Club, Sailing Series, Commonwealth Cup Regatta any many others.  See you on the water.

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