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Commodore's Letter

Message from the Commodore June 9th, 2020

I was halfway through the 42 pages of Virginia’s Phase II guidance last week when I got word of Hampton’s curfew and the tropical storm …

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Sonars racing out of harbor in Hampton, VA
Casual Cruisers

Mobjack Bay Cruise, 13-14 June 2020

Finally, it is time to go Cruising once again, now that we have entered Phase II and the restrictions have been eased a little.  We …

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Family Fun Race
Sailing Director

Family Fun Race

Saturday June 13th @ 2PM Attention all sailors! Junior Sailors: Bring your Parents! Come on out on Saturday June 13 for an informal fun race in …

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Dockside lounge with waterview at HYC, Hampton, Virginia
Dining

Evening Dining Hour Changes for June 4 -5

Due to the City of Hampton curfew, HYC evening dining hours have been adjusted for Thursday, June 4 and Friday, June 5. All orders (Curbside …

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Sponars with TowneBank Sails
Sailing Director

New Sonar Reservation Form CALL for VOLUNTEERS!

Virginia is not quite open for Phase II but every day we are taking cautious steps to more sailing opportunities. If you are interested in …

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NAVY Offshore Sailing
Sailing Director

NAVY Offshore Sailing Zoom Presentation

Tonight @ 7PM Join the United States Naval Academy Varsity Offshore Head Sailing Coach, Jahn Tihanksy, for a virtual presentation on the team and other …

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Sonar Sailing
June 2020

Summer Cruise Schedule 2020

Submitted by John Newby Smithfield Station June 12 -14 Due to the fact the piers will not be completed at Rivers Rest, we will now …

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June 2020

COVID19 SHARING

While still in lockdown mode, the Entertainment Committee thought we could help brighten your day by adding some laughs and sharing some stories. Let’s fill …

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Casual Cruisers

HYC Casual Cruisers June 2020:

Phase I of the Covid-19 reopening plan is now in effect, at least here in Southern Virginia. The reopening plan still includes many restrictions, making …

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Dockside lounge with waterview at HYC, Hampton, Virginia
Dining

Full Service Patio Dining Now Available Thursday, Friday and Saturday!

New Hours of Operation, beginning Sunday, May 31 Sunday 11:30am to 3:00pm Curbside to Go Menu, No Service on the Patio Monday 11:30am to 7:00pm …

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PROUDLY WE HAIL
June 2020

PROUDLY WE HAIL

On Saturday, May 16, 2020, the Downtown Hampton Exchange Club presented the Proudly We Hail award plaque to the Hampton Yacht Club. The award was …

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June 2020

MANAGER’S REPORT June 2020

Welcome to the world of the great unknown. It is very difficult to plan events in the midst of the pandemic. For the time being, …

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Commodore's Letter

COMMODORE’S LET TER TO THE MEMBERSHIP June 2020

While I don’t exactly consider my beloved father a philosopher, he did share a true gem many years ago as I was shopping for my …

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June 2020

Sailing Center News June 2020

Hoorah!!! There is a bit of a light at the end of the tunnel!As the state of Virginia slowly starts easing restrictions with opening Phase …

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OPTI MOM 101
News

OPTI Mom 101

Help Us Help You and Your Sailor June 11 @ 6PM $20 Wine and Beer will be available for purchase LEARN BASIC OPTI RIGGING, TIPS …

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News

Wednesday Night Racing Update May 24, 2020

Provided we are into Phase 2, the Wednesday Night Races will begin on June 17. Specific information including new Covid-19 related safety protocols, waiver requirements, …

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MESSAGE FROM THE COMMODORE 5-29

Fellow Members, At long last, I come to you with good news. Full-service patio dining will recommence at HYC on Thursday evening, June 4! Board …

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Sonar Sailing
News

Racing Info June 2020

JUNE 2020 ..…………BREAKING NEWS…………… Sunday, June 28 – HYC DOUBLEHAND RACE The race is ON!!!! Assuming we are successfully into Phase 2 of re-opening… The …

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News

HYC Clubhouse Closed

Fellow Members, At an emergency meeting of the HYC Board of Directors this morning, the Board determined that it is necessary to close the clubhouse …

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News

May 2020 MANAGER’S REPORT

At this time, the pandemic is still going strong. Unfortunately, we are not able to take full advantage of our club. We are still doing …

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Hampton University Student Choir Sings at 1944 HYC Flag Raising
News

Hampton University Student Choir Sings at 1944 HYC Flag Raising

Hampton Yacht Club and Hampton University have always had a good relationship. During World War II the U. S. Navy established a school for enlisted …

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May 2020 COMMODORE’S LETTER TO THE MEMBERSHIP

Friends, Are you taking time out of your busy days staying at home to watch Spring happen? Life is so abundant outside our windows, and …

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