Yearly Archives: 2008

Board of Managers Meeting: November 2008

Date: November 1, 2008 Location: Camp Chingachgook Present: Steve Mintz (President), Scott Stewart (Vice President), Don Miller (Treasurer), Becky Bonn (Secretary), Trish McCluskey, George Painter, Marc Carnevale, Rick Irvine, Rebecca Stanley, Rex Moon, Spencer Raggio The meeting was called to order at 2:25PM Steve welcomed everyone and introduced Rick Irvine to the board. Steve was […]

Board of Managers Meeting: October 2008

Board of Managers Meeting Minutes Date: October 22, 2008Location: Clifton Park YMCAPresent: Steve Mintz (President), Don Miller (Treasurer), Becky Bonn (Secretary), Trish McCluskey, George Painter, Marc Carnevale The meeting was called to order at 6:15PMMay 27, 2008 meeting was cancelled, the April 30th meeting minutes were accepted by all. Treasurer’s Report: Don Miller handed out […]

Ten Sailors on a Great August Sailing Day

We had an incredible Y-Knot Sailing Day on Saturday, August 16 serving ten sailors with disabilities (including five new people) with 18 great volunteers and three YMCA staff. We had seven boats sailing in light winds on a beautiful day (excluding a few rain showers). Thank you to all of our dedicated volunteers who make […]

Y-Knot Sailors Compete in Burlington, Montreal

From Y-Knot President Steve Mintz: “Mark Carnavale, Pete Hogg and I attended Martin 16 regattas in both Montreal and Burlington. We brought along four Y-Knot boats to each event. Dave Whalen also competed in the Burlington event and took first place, with Mark coming in second. Both Mark and I will be competing in Mobility […]

Generous Support from Nyack Boat Club

Steve Mintz and Don Miller went down to Nyack to give a presentation on Y-Knot, and lend support to the Nyack Boat Club during their Sonar Regatta. Don noted that after their presentation, there was some interest among their sailors in coming up to Y-Knot to sail. The Sonar event was a fund-raiser, and Y-Knot […]

2008 Mobility Cup Info Available

The Notice of Race for Mobility Cup 2008 is now available on the regatta website, and registration is open for sailors and volunteers. Information on accommodations will be added shortly. The Montreal event is being hosted by AQVA and the Pointe Claire Yacht Club August 25 – 29. With the regatta in our backyard this […]