Corinthian Yacht Club
of Edmonds
 

Events

    • 08 Jan 2020
    • 09 Dec 2020
    • 10 sessions
    • Port of Edmonds Board of Commissioners Meeting Room or telephone conference - see schedule

    All CYCE members and nonmembers interested in CYCE are welcome to join the board in discussion routine and new business. 


    We meet on the second Wednesday of each month except July and August.


    We meet in the Board of Commissioner's Room at the Port of Edmonds. The street address is 336 Admiral Way, Edmonds, WA 98020. The room is on the second floor above the bathrooms.


    https://goo.gl/maps/kcCto8Zdmwn


    NEW FOR 2020:

    The board meetings in January, May and June are scheduled to be via conference call rather than in person at the Port of Commissioners Meeting Room. Please email cycofedmonds@gmail.com if you plan to attend one of those meetings and we can verify whether we are meeting in person or via conference call. The conference call information is below.


    Join by video conference

    Join Webex meeting
    Meeting number: 892 566 090

    Meeting password:eBPKH5ZP 
     

    Join by phone 

    +1-425-943-7320

    Access code: 892 566 090


     

    • 24 Jan 2020
    • 6:00 PM
    • Maplewood Rock & Gem Club

    Our first social event of the year is the Awards Potluck on January 24 at the Maplewood Rock and Gem Club.


    http://www.maplewoodrockclub.com/

    8802 196th ST. SW Edmonds


    The doors will open at 6 PM for a social hour and the buffet line will start at 7 PM.


    The awards will be presented at 8 pm.

     

    Appetizers are always appreciated. Members with the last name starting with N-Z please bring a salad or dessert. Members with the last name starting with A-M please bring a main dish. Bring your own beverages.


    If your trophy vase still has room on it for more accolades, please return it to the CYCE shed or make other arrangements by emailing cycofedmonds@gmail.com by January 15. If your vase doesn't have more room, just let us know by emailing us.


    If you have one of the perpetual awards, please also return it to the shed or email us to make arrangements by January 15.


    We are also accepting nominations for the following perpetual awards until January 15: 

    • Sailing Family of the Year
    • Volunteer of the Year
    • Bent Prop Award (for the boat involved in the most amusing minor mishap.)

    The Quarterdeck looks forward to seeing you. All are welcome, including family and crew, and non-members interested in learning more about the club.

    • 08 Feb 2020
    • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    • Ridgecrest Public House

    This is our annual meeting to discuss the 2020 CYCE race series, set the committee boat schedule, and more. New sailors are especially encouraged to join us. No RSVP needed.


    Location TBD.


    Tentative agenda: 

    • 2020 Race Calendar and Committee Boat assignments
    • Event Calendar
    • CYCE Race Courses
    • CYCE General Race Instructions
      • SPECIAL RACE INSTRUCTIONS 
        • SUMMER SERIES
        •  BUOY RACES
    • Committee Boat Clinic
      • Expectations 
      • Shed - what it is and how to get in
      • Equipment - flags, nriefcase, numbers, marks, anchors and line
      • Choosing the Course
        • Heavy Air / Light Air
      • Setting the Line
      • Division Breaks
      • Starting Sequence
      • RABBIT START
      • Racing without Committee Boat
    • Milltown Challenge
    • Foulweather Bluff Race
      • Committee Boat?
    Questions and suggestions can be directed to Fleet Captain Jarred Swalwell at jarredswalwell@gmail.com
    • 16 Feb 2020
    • 26 Apr 2020
    • 6 sessions
    • Port of Edmonds

    The CYCE Frostbite Series is every other Sunday from February 17 to April 28.


    Start time is 12:00 pm except the last two races (see below.)


    Please use and monitor Channel 72 for races. Check in with the committee boat in person before each race, or check in via radio if you are still on your way to the start area within 15 minutes of the first start.


    A printable race schedule with committee boat assignments is here.


    The race instructions and other information are here.


    Race #1 - February 16


    Race #2 - March 1


    Race #3 - March 15


    Race #4 - March 29


    Race #5 - April 19 (Buoy Day with 11:00 am start)


    Race #6 - April 26 (Buoy Day with 11:00 am start)



    • 06 May 2020
    • 05 Aug 2020
    • 12 sessions
    • Port of Edmonds

    The CYCE Summer Series is every Wednesday from May to mid August, with a week off in between series and weeks off for holidays.


    The Cruising Division starts with, with Divisions 1 and 2 following.


    First start is at 6:30 pm.



    Series 1


    Race #1 - May 6


    Race #2 - May 13


    Race #3 - May 20


    Race #4 - June 3


    Race #5 - June 10


    Race #6 - June 24 (dock party afterwards on D dock - all are welcome)



    Series 2


    Race #1 - July 1


    Race #2 - July 8


    Race #3 - July 15


    Race #4 - July 22


    Race #5 - July 29


    Race #6 - August 5 (dock party afterwards on D dock - all are welcome)






    • 16 May 2020
    • 9:00 AM
    Register

    Annual Work Party at Port Madison Yacht Club


    This is our annual tradition to sail or drive over to Port Madison for a day of projects. Last year, we installed ladders on the docks


    Plan on bringing your boat or hitching a ride. If you're on a boat, expect libations to be offered on the return trip.


    Details are forthcoming about start and end times and the nature of the work.


    Please RSVP to cycofedmonds@gmail.com.


    This work party is followed by the Port Madison cruise the following weekend so we can admire our work and use the Port Madison Yacht Club clubhouse for free!

    • 22 May 2020
    • 24 May 2020
    • Port Madison

    Join us in Port Madison. There is very limited dock space first come first serve for smaller boats, and most boats anchor out, rafting if possible.


    We provide grilling supplies and a modicum of libation. 


    We meet at Port Madison Yacht Club for our Memorial Day Cruise and party, May 25, 26 and 27.


    Traditionally, Saturday evening is an appetizer potluck.


    Sunday, please bring something to grill for yourselves plus a salad or dessert potluck item. The grill will be fired up sometime after 5 pm.


    Please send questions and RSVPs to cycofedmonds@gmail.com.


    • 13 Jun 2020
    • 11:00 AM
    • 14 Jun 2020
    • Port of Edmonds/Port Ludlow
    Register

    All sailors are welcome. Join CYCE in a weekend single-hand/double handed pursuit race from Edmonds to Port Ludlow on Saturday, and race back to Edmonds on Sunday. Children and guests not handling sails are allowed (see race instructions).


    Socializing and pot luck barbeque and first day awards ceremony on Saturday afternoon and evening. CYCE will provide hamburgers and all guests please bring a side dish or appetizer to share.


    Important: All skippers are responsible for making their own moorage reservation with Port Ludlow Marina. Call 360-437-0513 or use their online system at https://portludlowresort.com/request-a-slip/.


    The Notice of Race and Sailing Instructions are here.


    Start times from 2019 are as follows.


     Boat name  Boat type  NFS rating  start time  Committee Boat
     Serenity  Freedom 30  228  11:00:00  
     Tu-Tutsh  Thunderbird  219  11:02:03  
     Flair  Thunderbird  219  11:02:03  
     Euphoria  Cal 27 T-2  216  11:02:44  
     Ida Crane  Knorr  201  11:06:10  

     Equilibrium

     Beneteau 393  180  11:10:58  
     Elixir  Aphrodite 101  171  11:13:01  
     Kyrie  CS 36 Merlin  168  11:13:42
    setting start mark
     Rose  Ericson 38  156  11:16:26  
     Karma  Dash 34  102  11:28:46 x
    • 16 Aug 2020
    • 01 Nov 2020
    • 6 sessions
    • Port of Edmonds

    The Halloween Series is on Sundays from mid-August to November, with the first start at noon. We also skip a few Sundays due to the MSA/CYCE Challenge and the Foulweather Bluff race.


    Race #1 - August 16


    Race #2 - August 30


    Race #3 - September 13


    Race #4 - October 11


    Race #5 - October 26


    Race #6 - November 1


    • 26 Sep 2020
    • 2:00 PM (PDT)
    • Port of Edmonds
    Annually CYCE and Milltown Sailing Association face off in a friendly duel with as many boats from each club as possible to win the prestigious banner. We alternate between Everett (homeport of Milltown Sailing Association) and our homeport of Edmonds. This year, the race is Milltown. Join us to keep the banner with us!


    Skipper's meeting at 2 pm.


    Start: The start sequence will begin at 2:55 pm. Class 1 (Flying Sails) will start at 3:00 pm and Class 2 (Non-Flying Sails) will start at 3:05 pm. A courtesy sound of 5 short horn may be sounded one minute prior to the first start sequence. 


    Post-Race Social: All competitors (skippers, crew, and friends) are invited to attend the post-race dinner and social following the race at the MSA clubhouse.

    • 03 Oct 2020
    • 10:00 AM
    • Port of Edmonds

    40th Annual Foulweather Bluff Race


    Saturday, October 5th, 2019



    Thank you to the 70 boats who raced with us in 2019! We hope to see you in 2020.


    2019 results are posted on our race results webpage.


    Skipper's meeting starts at 8:00 AM at Anthony's Beach Cafe.


    The first division will start at 10:00 AM, reverse starting sequence, with multi-hulls in the last start. Yachts with a PHRF-NW rating of 180 and lower will race the 26 mile feature course, weather allowing. Yachts with a PHRF-NW rating of 181 and greater and NFS division will race the 18 mile course weather allowing. Scoring is Time on Time.


    Trophies include 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in each division, and the perpetual Bill Heston Performance trophy is awarded to the first place overall monohull winner.


    This race is also a team event. The Grand Perpetual Foulweather Bluff team trophy is awarded to the yacht club with the best four boats combined finishes.


    Foulweather Bluff Shirts are available for advanced prepaid purchase. The shirts will be short sleeved with custom designed graphics and names of boats registered by the earlybird deadline. Shirts are $20. A very limited number of shirts will be available the day of the race for $25.


    Awards party afterwards at The Channel Marker (walking distance, 21+ bar, food available.) Leave your boat at guest moorage for free during the awards party.

    The earlybird deadline is September 15. Earlybird registration is cheaper and guarantees your boat name on the shirt.

    Staying in guest moorage Friday night? See you when you get there! We'll be on hand to help you dock. Be ready to raft. The Port of Edmonds has overnight moorage available Friday and Saturday. Moorage rates are $1.40 per foot plus 4.50/night for electricity.  Please indicate on your race entry form that you will be requiring moorage. Please sign in and pay your moorage when you arrive.


    Restaurants at the marina include Anthony’s Home Port, Anthony’s Beach Café, and Arnie's.


    As usual the Port of Edmonds is offering a half off sling and wash special.







     

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