February Meeting Minutes

NYC Meeting Minutes

February 15, 2017

Call to order by Commodore Rosaschi at 7 PM

Guest Introductions

•Anthony – sailed in Seattle area, was looking for a sailing group and was referred to the meeting by Steve Smith

•Shannon – guest of Clay

•Becky Ashburn – US sailing judge

•Past member – Alan Lewis

•Louise – new member, excited about learning to sail

Member Introductions

Secretary – absent

Treasurer – absent

Cruising Captain – absent

Commodore – Jim Rosaschi:

•GOAL – make club better

•The executive board met and discussed the following:

oTraining basics and racing program

oBring back beer can racing in summer

oPayments on meetup – looking at new vendor pros and cons

oUS Sailing sponsorship

Vice Commodore – Johnny D:

•Sail training in April 22-3

o spread the word $75 for 2 days

o Contact Johnny D if you would like to volunteer at the event. We need classroom instructors and boats for on the water training.

o Flyers being printed for bulletin board placement. Be mindful of locations where we can display these when they are ready.

•Sharon brought up Summer sail training previously done utilizing 4 consecutive Saturdays.

Fleet Captain – Clay

•Winter series 3 wraps up Feb. 18. Wind and rain predicted, be prepared for some fum

•No longer a non-member race fee. All pay the same, $60

Staff Commodore – Floyd White

•Tim will be taking over the meetup site

•Paypal being replaced by WE-PAY. You will no longer be able to use your paypal account to pay for events

•50/50 raffle – tickets being sold at meeting - 50% to winner / 50% to club

New Business

•Race results

oClub members would like the race results posted after each days racing. We have the sailwave

program and should be utilizing it.

o 50/50 Winner: ALAN FOGG $46, NYC $47

Meeting Adjourned 7:37PM


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