The 2015 Garrett Horder Trophy for most innovative juniors program was awarded to Huntington Beach Sailing Foundation, the youth foundation of Huntington Harbor Yacht Club, nominated by the Association of San Pedro Bay Yacht Clubs. The Horder Trophy was presented to the Foundation at the PCYA Annual Meeting on January 16, 2016.
The 2015 winner of the Charles A. Langlais Trophy for exceptional service to the sport of yachting was awarded to Robert Ehlers, nominated by the San Diego Cruiser Association. The Langlais Trophy will be presented to Mr. Ehlers at the opening day of his club, San Diego Yacht Club, on April 17, 2016.
The Pacific Coast Yachting Association is pleased to announce the results of the Cal 20 Class Championship held August 13-16, 2015, at the Tacoma Yacht Club.
The winning team of Ronald Wood and Van Wilson of ABYC was presented with the Jesse L. Carr Captain and Crew Trophy. Results can be found at this link.
PCYA held its Annual General Meeting on January 17-18, 2015, at San Diego’s Silver Gate Yacht Club.
The following Officers and Directors were sworn in by Staff Commodore Cleve Hardaker: Commodore Gary Green, Vice Commodore Kate Humphreys, Rear Commodore & Treasurer Terry Van Winkle, Secretary Cindi Mathieu, and Junior Staff Commodore Bruce Campbell.
Directors Pictured: Jeanne Irwin, Robert Ehlers, Doug Hipsley (not pictured: Martha Jean Geisler and Fred Cole)
The 2014 Garrett Horder Memorial Trophy was awarded to Del Rey YC’s Virginia Howard for her tireless efforts on behalf of youth sailing. The Burgee of … (more)
PCYA’s Jessie L. Carr Perpetual Captain and Crew Trophy was awarded for 2014 to the skipper and crew of Zephyr, a J-109 one-design boat, for their performance in this year’s Santa Barbara to King Harbor race. The winning skipper, Jack Mayer, and his crew were very honored and excited about receiving the Carr Trophy, which will be displayed at Del Rey Yacht Club.
Zephyr’s crew included (in alphabetical order):
- Peter Arpesella (main and spinnaker trimmer)
- Gregory Ball (utility/spinnaker trimmer)
- Anil Bamezai (tactician/ trimmer/alternate helm)
- Skip Korsgaard (bow)
- Michael Martinez (mast)
- Jack Mayer (skipper/helm)
- Al Noel Sansolis (pit)
- Joseph Vaughan (main trimmer)