Fleet Racing Report

Tom FeeHoover Sailing Club, Leadline, Leadline Club News

May 19, 2021 Pursuit Race #1 Eighteen boats started the first Pursuit Race of the season. As the hour continued the breeze didn’t. Here are the results for those who kept going.  Following is the story of how the race was won, written by the winner, Bob McNitt. 1 Thistle 3891 Bob McNitt2 Thistle 3893 Steve Lavender3 Thistle 3990 Stuart … Read More

Clubhouse & Grounds Update

Ted ThomasHoover Sailing Club, Leadline, Leadline Club News

These unused, unidentified, and unwanted kayaks need a happy home. Make your best offer to Ted Thomas at tjt422@icloud.com by July 12. Ted ThomasGrounds chair Please Clean the Kitchen Hoover Sailing Club DOES NOT have hired kitchen help.  This is why we are each responsible for cleaning up after ourselves when we use the kitchen and picnic tables. After you … Read More

Scot Spot

Marty SweiterlichFleet News, Hoover Sailing Club, Leadline

The 2021 Flying Scot Buckeye Regatta came off with out a hitch . . . unfortunately without much wind either, at least on Saturday. But our 13 competitors were here for the fun. They stayed out for 2 painful Saturday races that the Windmill fleet Race Committee worked diligently to set up. Sunday wind was better so we got a … Read More

Milling Around

Craig TovellFleet News, Hoover Sailing Club, Leadline

Windmill Fleet #60 is off to a liberating post-COVID sailing season. In the past after the Memorial Tournament at Muirfield, we host the longest running Windmill regatta of 52 years, the Midwestern Championship. But, a new Presque Isle Dinghy One Design regatta kicked off the season at Erie Yacht Club (Pennsylvania) as tune-up for the 2021 Windmill Nationals on August … Read More

Island Party & more

Joyce LohnerHoover Sailing Club, Leadline, Member Announcements

The Hoover Sailing Club Island Party is ON!! Saturday, June 266 – 10 pm Come ready to eat and drink! Specialty cocktails, beer, wine and appetizers at 6 pmCaribbean-themed dinner at 7 pmIsland/Beach attire is encouraged! $10 per person at the door Guests are welcome Please RSVP to Joyce Lohner at lohner@att.net Breakfast Cruise – Saturday, July 10th Ahoy there! … Read More

Commodore’s Comments

Charlie VasulkaCommodore Comments, Hoover Sailing Club, Leadline

Spring is finally here. We have had our first 60° day, 70° day, and even our first 80° day! The docks are in, the grounds are ready, and it is time to go sailing. The Docks Committee once again put our docks in efficiently and they look great. Peter Rothman and his committee members have done a great job replacing … Read More

2021 HSC T-Shirt Design Contest Winners

Dave SmithHoover Sailing Club, Leadline, Member Announcements

Congratulations to the two winners of the 2021 HSC T-shirt design contest:  Jessica Howard (Interlake 566) for the back design of the shirt and Lauren Whitaker Amery (Interlake 1284) for the front design. We had eight entries in the T-shirt design contest!  I am grateful for the a big response.  The BOG had a difficult time selecting a winner, that’s why … Read More

How to Reserve the Clubhouse

Joyce LohnerHoover Sailing Club, Leadline, Member Announcements

Our location on the reservoir is one of the lovely places in central Ohio.  We are so fortunate to have such a great place to relax and share with friends and family.  The clubhouse is available for members to use for social events. You have use of the kitchen, restrooms, main room, and patio. You do not have exclusive use, … Read More

The Grounds Look Great

Ted ThomasHoover Sailing Club, Leadline, Leadline Club News

A hearty thanks to all who took part in the spring cleanup of the club grounds.  About 40% of the grounds committee had a role, and we were well aided by 6 or so young people from OSU sailing team.  The rafts folks did a bang-up job of site cleanup.  A lot of labor has gone into cleaning out the … Read More