Westlake Yacht Club

 

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Summer Sailing Academy - Best in the West !

In January 2019, the Pacific Coast Yachting Association awarded the Westlake Yacht Club the Garrett Horder Memorial Trophy for the finest Junior Sailing Program on the entire west coast in 2018.  This is an amazing accomplishment - to have the top program of any Yacht Club in California, Oregon and Washington!  A team of dedicated leaders and talented instructors earned this honor for an outstanding Junior Summer Sailing Academy at WYC.  Special recognition goes to Bob Amenta, Sailing Director and Gary Hughes, Vice Commodore for their tireless commitment to advancing youth sailing.  Click HERE for more information on our award winning Summer Sailing Academy

Emily Does It Again - Holiday Regatta - December 2018

On Sunday December 16, 2018 WYC Junior Emily Rychlik (1st on left) bested 17 other Tera sailors to finish 1st in the Tera fleet at the Lido Isle Yacht Club Holiday Regatta in Newport Beach. The other sailors in the 18-boat Tera fleet were from Dana Point Yacht Club, Newport Sea Base, Huntington Harbor Yacht Club, and Santa Barbara Seashells. She finished 1-2-1-1 in the four races, garnering 5 points, 7 points ahead of the 2nd place sailor.  Congratulations Emily !! 

 

 

 

 

WYC Awarded Community Services Grant
For the second year in a row, Westlake Yacht Club has received a community services grant from the City of Westlake Village to support our youth sailing program.  The grant will be used to continue to update our fleet of boats utilized in the summer sailing academy and our regattas.  The City of Westlake Village recognizes the value WYC brings to expanding the options for youth activities in our community.  WYC thanks the City of Westlake Village for their ongoing support.