"As I came out of the boat, my legs took the tiller with me causing the boat to turn hard right. My shoulder got hung up on the side stay and as the boat spun out, I was sling-shotted away from the boat." Read the whole story here.
DRYA WINTER SEMINARS 2014 Wednesdays 7:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.
These seminars are free to members of DRYA, friends of DRYA or anyone with interest.
January 8 at Grosse Pointe Yacht Club
Voyages for All Ages; Life on the Water
The Pride of Michigan and the Sea Cadets Who Crew It presented by Capt. Luke Clyburn
Trawler to Alaska presented by Rich Odendahl
January 15 at Detroit Yacht Club
Women in Sailing; My Story presented by solo-circumnavigator Tania Aebi
January 22 at Bayview Yacht Club
The Last Play is Under Review presented by Com. Ted Everingham and Pat Healy
January 29 at Grosse Pointe Sail Club
Great Lakes Hydrology; History and Future presented by Keith Kompoltowicz
Model Yacht Racing: Yes, You Can Take It With You presented by Wick Smith
February 5 at Great Lakes Yacht Club
Buying and Selling a Boat in the Internet Age presented by Bob Reed
Everything You Want To Know About Boat Insurance presented by Eric Kinney and Com. Dan Aitken
February 12 at the DOSSIN MUSEUM
History Under Your Keel; Maritime Archaeology presented by Dan Harrison
Due to limited seating, admission by free ticket ONLY—details to follow
February 19 WINTER BREAK
February 26 at Edison Yacht Club
Do-It-Yourself Electronics and Choice of Sailing Instruments presented by Tim Metcalf
March 5 at North Star Sail Club
Diesel Engine Troubleshooting presented by Warren Roosen
March 12 at Grosse Point Sail Club
Data Access with Mobile Devices, Post Race Data Analysis, and Common Sailing Myths presented by Mike Rhuland
March 19 at Great Lakes Yacht Club
The Excitement of Match Racing presented by Com. Kent Colpaert
March 26 at North Cape Yacht Club
ENCORE PRESENTATION: The Last Play is Under Review presented by Com. Ted Everingham and Pat Healy
April 2 at Port Huron Yacht Club
ENCORE PRESENTATION: The Excitement of Match Racing presented by Com. Kent Colpaert
Full descriptions of the presentations can be found at the DRYA webpage www.drya.org.Seminars2014
For up-to-date information regarding changes in schedule or weather alerts, visit the DRYA Facebook page.
Full topic description for upcoming week will be posted to Facebook and emailed to DRYA Members weekly.