Chung Chau Challenge 18th, 19th April

 This is a pic taken of Kit after last year’s event……. Ahoy Sailors, The  Chau Challenge is being organised by the Hong Kong Hobie Club on 18/19th April and they have kindly invited the LBC to come along and join … Continue reading

F-Cat New Year’s Regatta Results

Blood Red HK Formula Catamaran Association New Year’s Regatta Overall Fleet Results   Results are final as of 16:22 on February 8, 2015 Overall Sailed: 9, Discards: 2, To count: 7, Rating system: SCHRS, Entries: 11, Scoring system: Appendix A … Continue reading

1st Lantau Coastal Rowing Regatta

The Lantau Coastal Rowing Regatta on 1st February 2015 was the first open coastal rowing regatta to be held in Lantau, with RHKYC topping the medal table and host club LBC in second place. 53 competitors from three clubs and … Continue reading

Formula Cat NY Regatta Feb 7–8

Entries are invited for the Blood Red Hong Kong Formula Catamaran Association New Year’s Regatta, February 7-8, 2015. The regatta will incorporate the 2015 Hong Kong Formula 18 Class Championship. The regatta is organised by Lantau Boat Club (LBC) in … Continue reading

2014 Dolphin Quest

2014 Dolphin Quest, Lantau Island, Hong Kong, Saturday December 13 2014 Each year at the end of summer, Lantau Boat Club organises a fleet of 6-seater outrigger canoes and support junks which embarks on a 72km journey around Lantau Island, … Continue reading

Around the Island Race 2014

Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club, Middle Island, Hong Kong, Sunday November 16 2014 The final team race event of the season, Hong Kong’s International Around The Island Race (ATIR), saw over 30 outrigger canoes and ocean rowers compete in the … Continue reading

Micronesia Cup 2014

The Micronesia Cup was held in Guam this past October 25-26, and the LBC paddle club was once again, proud to be paddling with the Hong Kong United Team. With nine paddlers from the LBC, the Lantau Boat club was … Continue reading

2014 Regatta Photos

Selected highlights from this year’s Asian Open Regatta. All photos by James Branch. For larger versions of the photos, see the gallery here. Racing The Hobie/Dart fleet starts were exhilarating, with over 30 boats on the line. Hobie 16s, Dart … Continue reading

Asian Open Regatta Results

Results are final as of 21:38 on November 9, 2014 Dart 18 Division Sailed: 9, Discards: 1, To count: 8, Rating system: SCHRS, Entries: 8, Scoring system: Appendix A Rank Division Boat SailNo Club HelmName CrewName SCHRS R1 2 Nov … Continue reading

Rowers Take Two Medals at HK Beach Festival

  Congratulations to our LBC Rowers on their great results from Sunday’s Beach Festival Gala, held on 12 October in Repulse Bay, and especially to our bronze medallists, Tomke and Frederike in the Women’s Double Sculls and Kush & Liam in the … Continue reading

LBC Paddlers Win Around Lamma Race

Tai Wan To Beach, Lamma Island, Hong Kong, Saturday October 18 2014 Lantau Boat Club had 3 mixed teams out in force on Saturday for the annual ‘Around Lamma Race’. A total of seven mixed teams raced around Lamma Island … Continue reading

2014 Asian Open Regatta

Lantau Boat Club’s annual Asian Open Regatta is scheduled for November 8–9, 2014. Links to the Notice of Race, Sailing Instructions, and Entry Form will be posted on this page. The regatta will include up to five round-the-buoys races on … Continue reading

Ahoy from the New Commodore

Members of the Lantau Boat Club Limited—those members, past and present, who have worked so hard pre and post its December 2012 incorporation—will understand how good it feels to say this. It was a delight to be asked, nominated, and … Continue reading

Typhoon Preparation

All members are responsible for protecting their own boat and others against storm damage. Be a good neighbour: Failure to secure your craft or any loose items may result in damage to not only your boat but those around it. … Continue reading

LBC 2013–2014 Financial Statement

The 2013–2014 audited financial statement of Lantau Boat Club Limited is available here for members’ review pending approval at the upcoming AGM.

2014 Head of the Bay Race – Another Gold for LBC Rowers!

This year marked the 59th Head of the Bay Race for rowers and paddlers, taking place on Sunday 25 May at Deep Water Bay. Participating teams with a total of 56 crews: City University of Hong Kong (CUHK) Hong Kong … Continue reading

2014 Discovery Bay Dragon Boat Festival

Tai Pak Beach, Discovery Bay, Hong Kong – June 1, 2014 Lantau Boat Club’s final dragon boat race event was held in Discovery Bay at the weekend. And on the back of some scintillating performances during the month of May, … Continue reading

Welcome Our New General Committee

LBC’s AGM was held last Thursday evening. We are grateful to everyone who was able to attend and pleased to announce the election of a new General Committee: Commodore: Justin Reynolds Vice-commodore: James Branch Treasurer: Ulrike Weckler Secretary: Ross Taylor … Continue reading

Spring Series 3 Results

Herein lies a true account of Race 3 of our current Spring Series…. (at least as far as I can recall). Firstly, it was great to see 12 boats rigged up in all their splendor on the beach. With another … Continue reading

2014 Mui Wo Dragon Boat Festival

Silvermine Bay, Mui Wo, Lantau Island, Hong Kong – May 18, 2014 Sunday saw another hugely successful day in the dragon boat for Lantau Boat Club. This time, at one of the more traditional fishermen race events at Mui Wo, … Continue reading

2014 Deep Water Bay Dragon Boat Regatta

Deep Water Bay, Hong Kong, May 11, 2014 The Victoria Recreation Club (VRC) played host to the 15th Dragon Boat Regatta at Deep Water Bay, Sunday May 11. This was the second dragon boat race event of the season for … Continue reading

Sail Training Clinic

The first of our Sailing Clinics was held Saturday, May 10, at the Clubhouse. The Clinic commenced at 9 am and covered the topics of boat setup, and starts, using a “chalk and talk” format. We followed this up with … Continue reading

2014 Lamma 500 International Dragon Boat Festival

Tai Wan To Beach, Lamma Island, Hong Kong, May 4, 2014 Lantau Boat Club was out in force on Sunday, May 4 for the annual dragon boat festival on Lamma Island. Two mixed teams were entered for the 500m and … Continue reading

Time to Hit the Water!

The warm- weather water sports season is here, and it’s great to see more and more LBC paddlers, rowers, and sailors getting out on the water. We expect to see a huge jump in activity on the beach over the … Continue reading

LBC Team Wins at HK Race Week

The inaugural Hong Kong Race Week took place from 18-21 April 2014, following an international training camp held at the Royal HK Yacht Club on Middle Island which featured world class coaching. The regatta itself was set up to be … Continue reading

Mixed Team Takes Beaufort Island Race

Strong gusty conditions marked the annual curtain-raiser of the outrigger paddling calendar, the Around Beaufort Island Race on Saturday March 22. Two of LBC’s paddling teams turned out to weather the conditions, which were more fitting for a yacht race. … Continue reading

Fast Racing Wraps Up Fast Cat

Perfect racing conditions made for exciting racing for the final weekend of the 2014 Fast Cat Series April 5 and 6 at LBC. Fast Cat was organized by Nacra HK and sponsored by Nacra HK in cooperation with Lantau Boat … Continue reading

Safety Warning: Rocks by Beach

As warmer weather approaches, it’s worth reminding everyone again to be careful when launching and landing from LBC’s beach. At least three clusters of rocks block the approach to the north side of the beach. All boats should avoid this … Continue reading

LBC Team 3rd in Sail Melbourne

LBC’s mixed Nacra 17 team of Fung Tat-Choi and Ting Chan traveled to Melbourne, Australia, in early December for the ISAF World Cup – Sail Melbourne and on December 7 captured third place in the Multihull class. Choi and Ting … Continue reading

A Look Back at 2013

2013 is rapidly drawing to a close and this is a fitting time to reflect on the Club’s events and achievements. This was a big year for LBC, being our 30th anniversary as a boat club. All three sections, sailing, … Continue reading

LBC 30th Anniversary Bash

An amazing night was had by all who attended the recent LBC 30th Anniversary Black Tie Gala Party held at Catalina’s Restaurant on the top floor of the Headland Hotel. Our 122 guests consumed over 125 bottles of wine, 300 … Continue reading

Clubhouse Security Camera Live Feed

A security camera has been installed in the LBC clubhouse and a live camera feed has been connected to the internet so that any member with a web connection can view activity in the clubhouse at any time. To view … Continue reading

2013 Asian Open Regatta Results

Overall results and results for each of the Hobie 16, Dart 18, F18, and Open classes are posted at the links below. Overall winners were Brett Goodall and Kit. Hobie 16 winners were Tong Shing and Kit Tong. Dart 18 … Continue reading

ABC Southside Regatta

Aberdeen Boat Club’s annual Southside Regatta is inviting multihulls for the first time. The regatta is scheduled for Nov 30 – Dec 1, 2013. For details, NOR, and entry form, follow this link.

Pre-Regatta Warm-up Race Results

Results are final as of 16:19 on October 27, 2013 R1 - 26 October 2013 Start: Start 1, Finishes: Place Rank Division Boat SailNo Club HelmName CrewName SCHRS Elapsed Points 1 F18 True Blue 1600 LBC Chris Fraser James Ford 0.988 … Continue reading

2013 Asian Open Regatta

The Lantau Boat Club 30th Anniversary Asian Open Regatta is scheduled for November 2–3, 2013. Links to the Notice of Race, Sailing Instructions, and Entry Form will be posted on this page. The regatta will include up to five round-the-buoys … Continue reading

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Fall Series Results 2013

Results are final as of 13:07 on October 15, 2013 Overall Sailed: 4, Discards: 0, To count: 4, Rating system: SCHRS, Entries: 10, Scoring system: Appendix A Rank Fleet Boat Class SailNo Club HelmName CrewName SCHRS Doc’s Dash R2 R3 … Continue reading

Celebrating Our 30th!

We have continued our busy year at LBC with our paddlers just having completed their annual Lantau Classic. I’m pleased to report they were the dominant force during the day, with the majority of the medal finishes among the six … Continue reading

LBC Paddlers Dominate 2013 Lantau Classic

LBC’s paddlers dominated the medals in the 2013 Lantau Classic, held on National Day, Tuesday, October 1. This year’s edition of the annual event hosted by LBC’s Paddling Section attracted 90 outrigger paddlers from racing teams representing Victoria Recreation Club … Continue reading

2013 Ladies Helm Results

The 2013 edition of our Ladies & Junior Helm Race was a big success, as twelve boats hit the water for three fun and exciting races. We had a great turnout from the club’s ladies, along with a handful of … Continue reading

Sunshine Island Fun Fun Day

Sunshine Island definitely lived up to its name, offering a beautifully warm welcome to our paddlers, rowers, and sailors last Sunday, September 15. The flat, calm waters were undisturbed by wind, so the paddlers and rowers arrived in style! This … Continue reading

Scorcher Series Results

Our 2013 Scorcher Series of club catamaran races concluded August 17 with an unexpected twist that forced us to wrap up the final leg after only one race. Seven boats arrived at the starting line, which Awah set between Peng … Continue reading

Exciting Results and More to Come

It’s been quite a busy time at LBC over the last few months with our paddlers competing in a race series in Hawaii and finishing very well, quite an achievement given that they were the only amateur crew racing. This … Continue reading

LBC Team in Nacra 17 Worlds

The first-ever Nacra 17 World Championships was held Sunday July 21 to Saturday July 27 in Den Haag, Netherlands. Sixty-five teams from more than twenty countries entered. A new mixed-multihull class, the Nacra 17 will be on the program of … Continue reading

Rowing Chair Bob Wilson Receives Medal of Honour

Bob Wilson, Chairman of LBC’s Rowing Section and President of the Hong Kong, China Rowing Association (HKCRA), was recently awarded a medal of honour by the HKSAR government for his valuable contributions to promoting and developing the sport of rowing … Continue reading

LBC Team Takes Line Honours in DB Regatta

The LBC F18 team of Chris Fraser and James Ford took line honours in this year’s DB Regatta, an island race organized by the Discovery Bay Yacht Club on Saturday June 22. Another F18 team, James Branch and Ross Taylor, … Continue reading

Holiday Series #5: Kudos to All

LBC sailors had an exciting morning of racing during our Holiday Series #5 on July 1. Six boats lined up to start at 11:00 in a steady southeasterly BF5 breeze. Two hours later, the fleet wrapped up three races and … Continue reading


Update: Because many members will be out of town, this event is postponed until further notice. This year marks the 30th anniversary of LBC, come and join us for a fun LBC Open Day, meet with all members and enjoy … Continue reading

Summer is Upon Us

Although you wouldn’t know it, looking at our grey, rainy skies this week, summer is upon us and another warm weather sailing season is here! As the new Commodore, let me greet all of LBC’s returning remembers for 2013–14 and … Continue reading

LBC Polo Shirts on Sale! Get one now!

This year marks LBC’s 30th Anniversary. To celebrate this special year, the club is busy organizing special upcoming events, and we’re planning a bunch of new commemorative merchandise for sale. Stay tuned! To mark this special occasion, we are now … Continue reading

A Regretful Farewell

Dear LBC Members, Regrettably, increasing tensions between my role at work and the requirements of the club now that it is incorporated have left me with no option but to resign as Commodore. I had thought that these tensions could … Continue reading

Kung Hei Fat Choi!

January seemed a quiet month but we saw our rowers Jonny Rodda, in the men’s singles, and Marianne Kolding and Stephanie Vom Hagen, in the women’s doubles, take two golds while Karen Rodda, in the women’s singles, captured a silver … Continue reading

2 Gold Medals in 1st Hong Kong Coastal Rowing Championships!

Lantau Island Rowing Club – LBC’s rowing section – are proud to be back from the 1st Hong Kong Coastal Rowing Championships, held at Middle Island on Sunday 20 January 2013, with 2 Gold Medals and one 2nd place finish, … Continue reading

A Holiday Message

What a year! We had it all . . . big wins, big winds, a T10, new boats, regattas, BBQs, renovations, and fun. Here’s a reminder of LBC’s highs and lows of 2012. January started with the Sail-Paddle-Row Challenge being … Continue reading

LIRC 2nd anniversary regatta & BBQ

What a great event! After a week of rain and mist, the weather brightened up on Saturday afternoon, with just the right amount of wind and waves to make it a real coastal event!  The objectives of the regatta held … Continue reading

November Excitement!

What a month November has been! LBC has been showing the rest how to do it, and with such style! At the Around The Island Race our sailing members won the overall, the ladies helm, F18 class, and Hobie 16 … Continue reading

Nov 14 Committee Minutes

Lantau Boat Club MINUTES OF GENERAL COMMITTEE MEETING Nov 14, 2012 A regular meeting of the General Committee of the Lantau Boat Club was held at the Discovery Bay Recreation Club on Nov 14, 2012. A quorum was established and … Continue reading

LBC Teams Win Around HK Island Race

Two LBC teams won honors in the RHKYC 2012 Around the Island Race on Sunday, November 11. Alexandra Nitsch and Christoph Grebe finished in 4:32:12, taking first place in the F18 class. Nine F18s competed this year, with three breaking … Continue reading

Int’l and Local Teams Sweep Standard Life Asian Open Regatta

By Richard Orange, Orchard News Bureau The Standard Life Asian Open Regatta 2012, staged in the waters between Discovery Bay and Hong Kong Harbour this weekend (Nov 3-4), tested the mettle of dozens of international and local competitors in four … Continue reading

2012 Asian Open Regatta Results

Standard Life Asian Open Regatta 2012 Class Results as of 22:20 on November 4, 2012 Dart 18 Class Sailed: 6, Discards: 1, To count: 5, Ratings: SCHRS, Entries: 11, Scoring system: Appendix A Rank Boat_Name Boat_Class Start Boat_Type Sail_Number Club … Continue reading

3rd Annual Lantau Classic

The Lantau Island Outrigger Canoe Club, LBC’s paddling contingent, hosted its third annual Lantau Classic Paddling Invitational on October 7, 2012, at LBC in Discovery Bay. All of HK’s main paddling clubs sent multiple teams to Tai Pak Beach for … Continue reading

Regatta Week is Here!

October has been yet again a very busy month. The paddlers held a very successful regatta, the annual Lantau Classic, attended by about 150 paddlers from all over Hong Kong. The rowers had their first crew, Colin and Stepan, compete … Continue reading

Round Lamma Race

Congratulations to Colin and Stepan who became the first LIRC crew to compete in a long distance race, the 24 km Round Lamma Race on 21st October 2012 in a time of 2:29:59. Several weeks of increasingly long distance rows … Continue reading

October Club News

A Word from the Commodore First, on behalf of the members of Lantau Boat Club, I would like to send our deepest sympathy and condolences to all who lost loved ones in the tragic ferry accident off Lamma on 1 … Continue reading

2013 Asian Sailing Championships Selection Guidelines

General The 16th Asian Sailing Championships will be held in Incheon, South Korea, from 1 September to 9 September 2013. The open multihull class will be sailed in the Hobie 16 class. The following events will be used as the … Continue reading

October Outlook

First, on behalf of the members of Lantau Boat Club, I would like to send our deepest sympathy and condolences to all who lost loved ones in the tragic ferry accident off Lamma on 1 October. On a less sombre … Continue reading

September Club News

Regatta Season is Here September is upon us, and we are moving into the busiest period of the year, with a number of events coming up shortly. First up is the Round Island paddle on 8th September. Then comes the … Continue reading

Regatta Season Begins!

September 2012 — I hope everyone had a great summer sailing, paddling or rowing. We now move into the busy period with a number of events coming up on us shortly. First up is the Round Island paddle on 8th … Continue reading

Sailboxes Available!

We are arranging a bulk order of sailboxes again this year, of the same design as our 2011 order (see diagram below). The price is $3800 plus delivery charge. If we have enough orders, the delivery charge is waived. To … Continue reading

ABC Opening Regatta (Update)

Update: Results now available here. The Aberdeen Boat Club’s annual Sunseeker Opening Regatta is scheduled for Sept 1–2, 2012. NOR, SI, and other details are available here. There are two classes for LBC boats to enter: “Formula 18s” and “other … Continue reading

Fall Series #1 Results

This year’s Fall Series club racing got off to an exciting start on Saturday, August 25, with very gusty and shifty Force 4 winds that presented a challenge for everyone—and resulted in several sailors going for an unplanned swim! We … Continue reading

Sportsworld Swim Challenge DB North Sept 16

Punta Fuego Regatta

Club Punta Fuego in Batangas Province, Luzon island, Philippines, invites all LBC members and other Hong Kong sailors to enter the 11th Club Punta Fuego Regatta, December 8–9, 2012. Club Punta Fuego is the only membership club with marina facilities … Continue reading

A Not-So-Quiet July

August 2012 — July was supposed to be a quiet month. Vicente put paid to that! The storm completed what looked like a three-point turn to reverse itself and strengthen into HK’s worst typhoon in 13 years. We were extraordinarily … Continue reading

August Club News

A Word from the Commodore July was supposed to be a quiet month. Vicente put paid to that! The storm completed what looked like a three-point turn to reverse itself and strengthen into HK’s worst typhoon in 13 years. We … Continue reading

Vicente: First T10 Typhoon since 1999

We should light candles and joss sticks as the saints and gods of the sea were watching over us last night. What looked like a benign tropical storm turned very ugly. Typhoon Vicente, HK’s first T10 typhoon since 1999, came … Continue reading

Vicente Damage Claim Information

LBC’s insurance consultant has provided the following information for members who wish to file insurance claims arising from damage to their boats caused by typhoon Vicente on the night of July 23, 2012. Our hull/machinery insurance has an excess or … Continue reading

Boat Park Update

To all LBC sailors, 1. The Beachmasters have opened a corridor through the middle of the third row of the boat park so that boats in the back row now have convenient access to the water. Parking spaces in the … Continue reading

LBC Paddlers DB Dragonboat Champs

LBC’s paddlers had a tremendously successful Tuen Ng Festival this year, capturing the championship trophy in the mixed crew dragonboat races at Discovery Bay, along with second place in the ladies’ event and 4th place in the men’s. The races … Continue reading

July Club News

A Word from the Commodore What a busy month June was! The sail shed was cleared out and reorganised, giving us much more space. The clubhouse has a new music system and curtains to enable modesty when changing. And a … Continue reading

HK’s Olympic Cat Club

July 2012 — What a busy month June was! The sail shed was cleared out and reorganised, giving us much more space. The clubhouse has a new music system and curtains to enable modesty when changing. And a new aircon … Continue reading

LBC Sailors Place in Dutch Open

Two LBC teams traveled to the island of Texel in the Netherlands to compete in the 2012 Dutch Open and the Nacra Infusion Worlds on June 6 – 8, 2012, and the Round Texel race—the world’s largest catamaran event—on June … Continue reading

Summer Series #3 and Overall

Zero wind in the bay and a slight drizzle welcomed the nine crews for the third leg of the Summer Series 2012 on June 10, 2012. As usual, there were different views on the weather, but one opinion was shared … Continue reading

LBC Sailors in Round Texel Race

Two teams of LBC sailors will represent the club in “the ultimate battle for international beach cat sailors,” the Zwitserleven Sailing Week on the Dutch Wadden Isle of Texel. The Sailing Week starts Wednesday June 6 and lasts four days. … Continue reading

June Club News

A Word from the Commodore Traditionally, April is the month of the spring clean but for us this has been May. What an excellent job the Beachmasters have done in clearing, fixing, and reorganising the LBC clubhouse. This was a … Continue reading

Spring Cleaning

June 2012 — Traditionally April is the month of the spring clean but for us this has been May. What an excellent job the Beachmasters have done in clearing, fixing, and reorganising the LBC clubhouse. This was a very large … Continue reading

Summer Series #2 Results

A steady wind from the east welcomed the 10 (!) boats on the beach for the second leg of the Summer Series, held Sunday, May 27, 2012. For a change, it wasn’t the F18 fleet which dominated the fleet (by … Continue reading

Brett Goodall Visit

Brett Goodall On the weekend of May 12–13, LBC was delighted to host a visit by Brett Goodall, winner of the 2011 Australian F18 championship team and representative of AHPC, makers of the C2 F18 catamaran and Viper F16. Brett … Continue reading

May Club News

A Word from the Commodore: Enter LBC’s Logo Contest!  April was an active month with all sections of the club making use of the warming weather. Although a number of sailing race days were planned around the holidays not all … Continue reading

Contest: Design a New Logo for LBC!

May 1, 2012 — April was an active month with all sections of the club making use of the warming weather. Although a number of sailing race days were planned around the holidays not all had wind. However, there was … Continue reading

Kayaks Available for Members’ Use

As of May, LBC has four club kayaks available for members’ use, free of charge. These include two blue-and-white Gemini sit-on-top kayaks (one two-person, one three-person) and two one-person Voyager plastic kayaks. 

Members may reserve the kayaks for one to … Continue reading

Enter Our Logo Design Contest

After 29 years and with the growth of the club to incorporate sailing, paddling, and rowing sections, we think it’s time to adopt a new club logo that better reflects LBC’s identity. To help us find a suitable logo, LBC … Continue reading

April Club News

Commodore’s BBQ April 14 All LBC sailors, paddlers, and rowers are invited to our annual Commodore’s Barbeque, to be held at the LBC Clubhouse on the afternoon of Saturday, April 14, starting around 1300. Last year’s BBQ was a wonderful … Continue reading

New Commodore’s Greeting

April 1, 2012 — I look forward to the club continuing to thrive and grow, and with the new constitution we now have the means to grow together as one club made up of three mutually supportive sections. We look … Continue reading

15th Asian Sailing Championships

The biennial Asian Sailing Championships were held in Langkawi, Malaysia from 18-26 Feb 2012. Hong Kong was well represented among the 275 sailors from 19 countries (and 60 technical officials including international jury, measurement controllers, and race officers). The races … Continue reading

March Club News

* Cheung Chau Challenge * AGM Report * New General Committee Officers * New Sailing Committee Officers * Thanks to Outgoing Officers * Membership Renewal 2012 CHEUNG CHAU CHALLENGE Spring seems to be arriving just in time for this year’s … Continue reading

AGM News

2012 AGM News Our 2012 AGM was held February 25 at DBRC. Members present unanimously approved the proposed Memorandum of Association, Articles of Association, and new Bylaws and voted to incorporate Lantau Boat Club as a company limited by guarantee. … Continue reading

2012 Membership Renewal

LANTAU BOAT CLUB 2012–2013 Membership and Boat Parking Renewal Membership fees and boat parking fees for our 2012-2013 membership year are now due. To avoid incurring the rejoining fee, all fees must be paid before April 1. But please don’t … Continue reading

Dragon Series #2 Results

Our Dragon Series #2 took place Saturday, February 18. Since a few F18 teams were out of town, only three boats showed up for this weekend’s race. Also absent was our safety boat, making a round-the-buoys race impractical. So the … Continue reading