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    • Thursday, April 02, 2020
    • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Live Webinar
    • 425
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    BBSA  AND NORTH SAILS WILL PROVIDE A WEBINAR DISCUSSING 

    "Off the Wind": Modern Advancements in Downwind Sailing.                       

    In this seminar we will look at how downwind sails have evolved.   We will discuss the new advancements of downwind sails and how they relate back to the club racer and cruiser.   At the end of the seminar we will have a Q&A session pertaining to the topics discussed.

    Speaker: Austin Powers, from North Sails

    Date of Presentation:     Thursday April 2, 2020

    Time of Presentation:     7:00 to 8:00 PM

    Each person that registers for this webinar will receive email instructions on how to log in to the presentation.

    Webinar is open to BBSA members and non-members.


    • Friday, April 24, 2020
    • 5:00 PM
    • Sunday, April 26, 2020
    • 12:00 PM
    • Riverwalk Landing Marina - Yorktown
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    Ed and Aimee Darling are hosting a cruise to Yorktown Riverwalk Landing for the annual Pirate Invasion.  There will be many activities in town as well as a happy hour on the dock hosted by Ed and Aimee on Saturday. Don't forget to make marina reservations and let Ed and Aimee know you are planning to come. by registering here.  

    NOTE: There can be strong currents in the marina area depending on the tide, so plan your entry accordingly. The staff is very helpful with entry advice and getting your boat secured, so Harbormaster Sue has asked that we call 10 minutes ahead of entering the harbor. She and her team will guide boats in one at a time and get them secured to their proper berths.  Please do not enter the marina without contacting her first. 


    Name of Cruise:

     Cruise to Yorktown - Pirate Invasion

    Cruise Captain(s):

     Ed and Aimee Darling

    Email:

     amjoseph9@gmail.com

    Phone:

     (757) 535-1909

    Date(s) of Cruise:

     4/24 - 4/26

    Short Description:

    Cruise to Yorktown Riverwalk Landing for the annual  Pirate Invasion

    Marina Name:

     Riverwalk Landing Marina

    Marina Contact   Information:

     (757) 890-3370

    Sue is the Harbor Master. 

    Navigation Local Knowledge:

    There are strong currents in the marina area so plan your entry accordingly. The staff is very helpful with entry advice and getting your boat secured, so Harbormaster Sue has asked that we call 10 minutes ahead of entering the harbor. She and her team will guide boats in one at a time and get them secured to their proper berths. 

    Anchoring:

    No anchoring nearby.

    Social Activities:

    Aimee and Ed will be hosting docktails on the dock Saturday evening around 5 pm.  They are providing the painkillers! Bring an appetizer to share and your choice of drinks. Bring your own chairs & side tables if you have them.

    Other Events:

    Step back into the Golden Age of Piracy as Riverwalk Landing and the Watermen's Museum are invaded by seafaring marauders. Landlubbers of all ages are invited to visit the Historic Yorktown waterfront to learn lessons and legends from pirates’ lives in the 17th and 18th centuries. There will be hands-on activities, and a treasure hunt for the kids. Explore our pirate encampment, attend pirate school, and witness a pirate trial! Sing along with sea shanties and don’t miss the exciting cannon demonstrations.


    • Friday, August 14, 2020
    • 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    • 4317 Pretty Lake Ave, Norfolk, Virginia (corner of Pretty Lake Ave and Shore Drive)

    The Leo Wardrup Memorial Cape Charles Cup (LWMCCC) officially begins with the Skippers' Meeting on Friday afternoon.  Skippers and one guest may come to the event to pick up registration packets, purchases, and information about event changes (the green sheet).  The event provides a friendly meeting of the skippers before the race and serves a light dinner and refreshments. 

    Registration in the LWMCCC race is required.  
    If you still need to register, go to: LWMCCC Registration  

    Note the new location for the Skippers' Meeting at the corner of Pretty Lake Ave and Shore Drive.  

     

Past events

Tuesday, March 10, 2020 Tides and Currents for Sailing Presentation
Wednesday, March 04, 2020 Lola Howard Remembrance Sunset Get Together
Sunday, February 23, 2020 BBSA Cruisers 2020 Cruise Planning Meeting
Tuesday, December 10, 2019 Training: Winter Maintenance and Repair Seminar
Friday, November 22, 2019 Grand Illumination Cruise
Saturday, October 05, 2019 Chisman Creek Anchoring Weekend - now Hospital Point
Friday, August 30, 2019 Labor Day Cruise - Fleets Bay/Pirates Beach
Saturday, August 03, 2019 Norfolk Tides Baseball Game - Hospital Point Anchorage
Friday, August 02, 2019 Cape Charles Shuck & Suck BBSA/HYC Joint Cruise
Friday, July 26, 2019 Norfolk Yacht Club Seafood Buffet
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 July Membership Meeting - Preparing for Offshore Voyages and Races
Wednesday, July 03, 2019 4th of July Cruise - Cape Charles
Monday, June 24, 2019 Cruise up the Wye River
Thursday, June 20, 2019 Summer Cruise III - Marina Cruise Chesapeake Bay
Thursday, June 20, 2019 Summer Cruise II - Chesapeake Bay
Thursday, June 20, 2019 Summer Sailstice Cruise - Fleets Bay
Saturday, June 15, 2019 Summer Cruise I -Sooper Looper NC Cruise
Friday, June 07, 2019 York River Yacht Haven Cruise - CANCELED!!
Friday, June 07, 2019 HarborFest - Downtown Norfolk
Saturday, May 25, 2019 Memorial Day Cruise - Mobjack Bay
Saturday, May 18, 2019 Spring into Sailing - Cruise to Waterside
Saturday, May 11, 2019 Sailing Uma Meet-Up
Friday, April 26, 2019 Yorktown Riverwalk Landing Cruise - Pirate Invasion
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 Last Day to Sign Up for Harborfest Parade & Official Events
Saturday, February 02, 2019 Cruise Planning Meeting

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