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Learn to Race a Sailboat Clinic, June 13, 2015 a success

posted Jul 10, 2015, 4:20 PM by William G. Thomas   [ updated Jul 10, 2015, 4:25 PM ]

The Young Professionals Group of Lincoln came out for a great clinic on Saturday, June 13, 2015. We were able to spend three hours on the water sailing Snipes and teaching beginning racing. For a write up and short video (complete with beautiful blue sky and cumulus clouds that we get in Nebraska!), see the blog post by Alyssa Amen here.

Thank you Alyssa! 

We will have another YPG Lincoln Snipe course in mid August, stay tuned!

http://lincolnfromalocal.blogspot.com/2015/07/i-recently-had-privilege-of-joining.html 


Lincoln Young Professionals Group, Snipe sailing clinic, June 6, 2015

posted May 16, 2015, 1:45 PM by William G. Thomas   [ updated May 16, 2015, 1:53 PM ]

Join the Lincoln Snipe Fleet for a day of learning to sail. We will start at 1:00 p.m. at the Lincoln Sailing Club on Branched Oak Lake (directions included in the Learn to Race Sailboats flyer attached below).

We will have a dinner at 5:00 p.m. hosted by the Lincoln Sailing Club. All interested in sailing are welcome to join us for this fun introduction to sailing. For questions, what to wear, etc. please see our flyer attached. 

All inquires contact Mary Buckley, 402-432-6767

Firewater Regatta and District 2 Championships, June 27-28, 2014

posted May 26, 2014, 8:25 AM by William G. Thomas   [ updated May 26, 2014, 8:30 AM ]

The 47th Annual Firewater Regatta and District 2 Snipe Championships will be held June 27-29, 2014 at Lincoln Sailing Club on Branched Oak Lake. All sailors are welcome. We will hold a junior race as well. 

Schedule of Events

Friday, June 27th
Noon Gates Open
6:00 Welcome Party

Saturday, June 28th
(Breakfast on your own)
10:00 Registration
11:30 Lunch
12:15 Skipper’s Meeting
1:00 First and Second Races
4:00 Third Race
5:30 Marge Wells Juniors
Race
6:30 Hors d’oeuvres
7:30 Steak Dinner

Sunday, June 29th
8:00 Breakfast
9:00 Skipper’s Meeting
9:30 Fourth and Fifth Races
12:30 Awards Luncheon


For more information contact:
Mary Buckley (402) 796-2510
direx@inebraska.com or
Will Thomas (402) 421-0918
wgthomas3@gmail.com

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