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    The 2005 SunTracker Pontoon Boat just purchased for the TSC! Thank you Donors and LTEF!
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    The Shamrock sailing on port tack
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    Guests from Trinity Lutheran ESL
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    The great group from Trinity Lutheran ESL
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    J.B. and Sandra Messer help Past-Commodore Les Cummings christen the new pontoon boat the "Jerry L"
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    The "Jerry L" was enjoyed by many TSC members/guests at the May Raft-up!
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    2011 TSC Commodore, Barbara Schindler, accepts CAST for Kids plaque from Les and Roger following the event.
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    Matt Maupin accepts 2012 Uncle Donnie Award from Past Commodore, Les Cummings
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    From left, Paul Reynolds, Past Commodore, Jim Eller 2013 TSC Commodore and Jeanne Eller celebrate Christmas at the BoatHouse
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    Buoys getting ready to be set on the lake


JULY KIDS SAILING CAMP AND INTERMEDIATE KIDS SAILING CAMP COMING UP!

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Phil Moershel, primary instructor for the July 7-11 Kids Sailing Camp, needs your help as he has a full class of 9-13 year olds. Please try to give Phil a day or two of help at the BoatHouse. The classes are held each day, Mon-Friday from 9am to 3pm. Friday, the last day requires more help as all the equipment needs to be cleaned an stored away.

Paul Reynolds, primary instructor for the July Intermediate Kids Sailing Camp, can also use some help with his camp on Thursday July 17- Sat 19. THE INTERMEDIATE CAMP STILL HAS A FEW OPENINGS, SEE LEARN TO SAIL LINK FOR CONTACT INFORMATION TO REGISTER.

June 2014 Kids Sailing Camp

Great sailing weather for fourteen terrific new sailors. We thank Phil Moershel, Fredrica Cotrell, Doris Shoemaker, Jim Waller, Christian Swinhart, Erik Campbell, Keith Campbell, Matt Maupin, Paul Reynolds, Greg Stephens, Roger Elliott, Jim Eller amd Jerry Lojka for all thier help during the weeklong camp. It was terrific having 7 to 9 volunteers helping each day.

Photos taken at the camp can be found and downloaded at the following link: http://lescummings.smugmug.com/Lake-Thunderbird-BoatHouse/June-2014-Kids-Sailing-Camp/41707218_N4pF8m#!i=3314664891&k=8zVHbkk

The students were Allayna and Williams, Henry and Charlie Brockus, Parker Wynne, Matt Lewis, Gavin Campbell, Katelyn Owen, Aidan Johnson, Cian Mullen, Tien and Thanh Showers, Emily Humphrey and Abbie Pudlo.

We had great winds several days as this photo can attest!
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Below are the students and Cap’n Les at the Friday afternoon awards ceremony:
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June 2014 Mainsheet

The new Mainsheet is located here http://www.thunderbirdsailingclub.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/201406June.pdf … [Continue reading]

Tuesday June 3 Commodores Cup Race Update

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Tuesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. South wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. The weather looks good for our Tuesday evening Commodores Cup race. The forecast promises another heavy wind race. This should favor boats like the … [Continue reading]

NOTICE: June and July Sailing Camps are filled…see below

A full class of 12 eager sailing students have filled the June and July Camp rosters. NO ADDITIONAL REGISTRATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED! Notice to TSC/LTEF members: We can always use an extra hand or two each day. Especially on Friday, the last day … [Continue reading]

Memorial Day Weekend

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PLEASE REMEMBER OUR VETERANS ALL GAVE SOME, SOME GAVE ALL! … [Continue reading]

COMMODORES CUP RACE–CHANGES SEE BELOW

Thunder sailors Our next commodores cup race is scheduled for Sunday at 3:00 pm. MAY 18 Skippers Meeting 3:00 Start sequence at 3:30 Crew and spectators should gather at the boat house no later than 3:00. NO RACE ON TUESDAY EVENING ! MAY … [Continue reading]

TSC MEETING, FISH FRY and ENTERTAINMENT!

Hi all! Come unwind at the Boathouse for a family-friendly Fish Fry, relaxing visit with friends and sailors, sunset and moonrise watching….and some excellent music! Time: Come by around 6 will eat around 6:30; visit, sing, dance…til … [Continue reading]

Sailing Classes set for 2014

Ready for first sail!!

Check the LEARN TO SAIL link above for dates, cost and online registration. Below are students getting ready to head out on the lake for their first solo sail!! … [Continue reading]

New storage building and fencing projects completed!

New metal cover is large enough for the pontoon boat and our Sprint safety boat!!

Thanks to the TSC and LTEF and individual donors we now have the 30' x 20' metal storage building and fence gates in place. The building will help protect the 'Jerry L' and the Sprint safety boat from the elements. We give a special thank you to … [Continue reading]

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