Weatherby Lake - Racing, Junior Sailing and Social Events

All of the Weatherby Lake Yacht Club events are listed below, including our sailing events and social calendar.

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5/23/2019
Junior Sailing Parent/Guardian Orientation

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6:30 pm at C-Point.


5/26/2019
Memorial Weekend - No Official Racing


6/2/2019
Race 7 & 8 of the Early Series

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1:30 pm


6/8/2019
Junior Sailing Beginning Racing - Opti Green Sessions Begin

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21 classes total.

 

Monday/Wednesday 3:00 pm

Friday 11:00 am


6/9/2019
Junior Sailing Advanced Racing - Opti Red Sessions Begin

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21 classes total.

 

Tuesday/Thursday 3:00 pm

Friday 11:00 am


6/9/2019
Race 9 & 10 of the Early Series

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1:30 pm


6/10/2019
Junior Sailing Beginner Sessions Begin

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14 classes total.

 

Session I - Monday/Wednesday 10:00 am

Session II - Monday/Wednesday 12:00 pm

Session III - Monday/Wednesday 1:30 pm


6/11/2019
Junior Sailing Laser Racing Sessions Begin

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21 classes total.  Bring your own boat.

 

Thursday/Friday 10:00 am

Friday 11:00 am


6/11/2019
Junior Sailing Intermediate Sessions Begin

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14 classes total.

 

Session I - Tuesday/Thursday 12:00 pm

Session II - Tuesday/Thursday 1:30 pm


6/14/2019
Junior Sailing Fun Camp Session I Begins

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3 classes total.

 

Fridays in June 1:00 pm


6/15/2019
Progressive Dinner Party

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1st house - Bob Mulhall

2nd house - Dan & Brenda Rapp

Time TBD.  More information to follow.


6/16/2019
Father's Day - No Official Racing


6/23/2019
Race 11 & 12 of the Early Series

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1:30 pm


6/28/2019
Light Up The Lake Night

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Join the fun!  Let your imagination lead you where it will decorating your boat with lights...

 

All participants gather at C-Point around dusk.  Look for two pontoons racked together with a rotating yellow light.  When the horn sounds, all boats follow as they lead the way towards the dam.  We will take a couple of laps around the lake.

 

Sail boats, pontoons, fishing boats, all boats can join the "Light up the Lake" boat parade.  See you on the water. 


6/30/2019
Race 1 & 2 of the Late Series

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1:30 pm


7/6/2019
4th of July Party - Great Cardboard Boat Regatta

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Please join us for the Great Cardboard Boat Regatta at C-Point starting at 9 am. This is open to all Weatherby Lake residents and is a fund raising activity for the Weatherby Lake Yacht Club Junior Sailing Program. The registration form and build instructions will be posted soon.

 


7/7/2019
Race 3 & 4 of the Late Series

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1:30 pm


7/12/2019
Junior Sailing Fun Camp Session II Begins

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3 classes total.

 

Fridays in July 1:00 pm


7/14/2019
Race 5 & 6 of the Late Series

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1:30 pm


7/18/2019
Junior Sailing Picnic

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Time TBD at C-Point.


7/20/2019
Ray's Great Balloon Race

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Everyone at Weatherby Lake and their friends are invited to participate in Ray's Great Balloon Race  at C-Point starting at dusk. 150 balloons of various colors will be distributed on the lake at approximately  8:30 pm. Each boat of any type that participates must register with Ray and get a balloon color assigned to their boat. We will distribute 3 red balls( in addition to the regular balloons) on the lake and each one represents 5 balloons of any color. We will also distribute 15 black balloons and each represents any color you want them to be. A horn will be blow at dusk (around 8:45 pm) and everyone has 45 minutes to collect all the inflated balloons they can find plus the red balls. You can trade the balloons that are not your assigned color to other boats so do NOT pop them. A horn will be blown at the end of the 45 minutes and all boats must gather at C-Point for the balloon counting and the distribution of the prizes. After the prizes have been distributed, the kids will pop the balloons and throw the remains in the garbage so that C-Point is not cluttered.


7/21/2019
Race 7 & 8 of the Late Series

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1:30 pm


7/28/2019
Race 9 & 10 of the Late Series

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1:30 pm


8/4/2019
Race 11 & 12 of the Late Series

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1:30 pm


8/11/2019
Race 1 & 2 of the Frostbite Series

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1:30 pm


8/18/2019
Race 3 & 4 of the Frostbite Series

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1:30 pm


8/24/2019
King Series Races

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Time TBD at C-Point.


8/24/2019
King Series Party

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Join us from 6:30 pm until 10:00 pm at C-Point pavilion for an evening of competition style BBQ smoked all day by our own BBQ guru, bartender and Eastside Alderman, Rick Footer.  Drinks, a DJ and neighborly fun to celebrate the Yacht Club's Kings Series race.  Bring out the family a little early to check out our local vintage cars on display.  Rain or shine, don't miss out.  All Weatherby Lake residents are welcome and can bring guests.  This is a kid friendly event. 

 

Adults - $15

12 and under - $5

5 and under eat and play for free.

 

Your cash buys you dinner,  music,  dancing,  and a cup for beverage.  Beer and wine will be served, along with non adult beverages. We'll see you all there!


9/1/2019
Labor Day Weekend - No Official Racing


9/8/2019
Race 5 & 6 of the Frostbite Series

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1:30 pm


9/14/2019
Long Distance Classic Race

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C-Point.  Our Weatherby Lake sailors will be sailing the Annual Long Distance Race beginning at 1:00 pm, ending at approximately 4:00 pm. Please come out and show your support.


9/14/2019
Long Distance Classic Party

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Time TBD at C-Point.


9/15/2019
Race 7 & 8 of the Frostbite Series

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1:30 pm


9/22/2019
Race 9 & 10 of the Frostbite Series

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1:30 pm


9/29/2019
Race 11 & 12 of the Frostbite Series

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1:30 pm


11/16/2019
WLYC Awards Banquet

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6:00 pm until 9:00 pm at the Community Center.


11/28/2019
Thanksgiving Day Sail & Party

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Sail from 10 am till noon. Party afterward at Rika Jolie's house, 7917 NW Potomac Avenue.  Please bring a covered dish or dessert.  The WLYC will provide beverages.