COVID-19 Club Updates

Steve LavenderMember Announcements, News

Update July 1, 2020 Given the rise in Covid cases and the governor’s request to limit social gatherings to no more than 10 people through the holiday weekend, we’re doing the prudent thing and we are canceling the 4th of July picnic that was planned for Saturday evening.    The holiday series RACING/SAILING will go on as planned, with racing on both Saturday and … Read More

Windmill Midwestern Championships

adminFleet News, Hoover Sailing Club, Leadline, News

2019 Windmill Midwestern Championship / Tovell Memorial Regatta June 1-2, 2019 at Hoover Yacht Club, Westerville Ohio Hoover Yacht Club hosted another wonderful event!  Eleven Windmills from as far away as Florida participated (Lon & Meg) and brothers who hadn’t sailed together in decades (Graham & Robert) spent time on the water and raced well together.  On arrival Saturday, the lake was a flat … Read More

Used Sails…Monkey Business?

Kathy BachmannLeadline, Leadline Club News, News

First of all, thanks to HSC members who donated their used sails at Docks-out last year. At that event, Windmill Fleet 60 collected sails to donate to Sails For Sustenance, a non-profit organization that repurposes sails for use by fishermen in Haiti. And, we also collected old sails for use at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium. Yes, the Columbus Zoo! … Read More

St. Petersburg Yacht Club Trophy for Excellence in Race Management

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The Mentor Harbor Yachting Club (Mentor, Ohio) was awarded the St. Petersburg Yacht Club Trophy for excellence in race management. The trophy is awarded by the Race Management Committee based on feedback from the participants as well as self-evaluation by the organizers, including the Principal Race Officer and Chief Judge. The 2018 U.S. Junior Women’s Doublehanded Championship for the Ida … Read More

Hoover Junior Sailors at C420 Mid Winters

Doug SquiresLeadline, Leadline Club News, News

The 2019 C420 Midwinters took place at the US Sailing Center Martin County (USSCMC) near Jensen Beach Florida, February 16-18. In early December 2018, the USSCMC also hosted US Sailing Junior Olympics for C420 teams.  Both regattas were well-run, attracted top sailors and should be on the radar of  C420 racers looking for wintertime warm weather sailing. Former Leatherlips sailor … Read More

Help HSC with the US Sailing MVP Program

adminHoover Sailing Club, News

Help support Hoover Sailing Club by joining US Sailing through the MVP program. Everyone wins with this partnership: You receive a discount on your US Sailing Membership ($10 discount for individuals, $5 discount for youths, $15 discount for families) Hoover Sailing Club receives a $10 credit ($5 for youths) for every one of our members who participate. We can use … Read More