Lake Thunderbird Sailing Club “Messabout”

Interested boat builders, boat owners, sailors, and enthusiasts:
MESSABOUT with the Thunderbird Sailing Club
October 15 & 16, 2016
Lake Thunderbird BoatHouse, Norman, OK (Google for directions)
BoatHouse, Ramp, Overnight storage & nearby Camping
Speakers: Jerry Lojka on Model Boats
Paul Reynolds: Building the Penobscott 14
Bill Rains: Professional Finishing Tips
Exhibitors: Sea Scouts, & Sea Shanty
Awards! Raffle! Refreshments!
Potluck Dinner and Full Moon Raft Up, Saturday, October 15
Contact: Teresa Smith Galoob, 405/329/2514 Paul Reynolds, 405/250/2093IMG_0479



Lake Thunderbird CAST for Kids 2016 Report
The 15th annual Lake Thunderbird CAST for Kids event was held on Saturday September 24, 2015. On the previous day the large 30’x50’ tent (funded by Edmond Elks Lodge, Miles Associates and BMI/ImageNet) was erected, chairs and tables delivered, food and drinks delivered and goody bags, gifts and prizes were organized. The weather forecast all the previous week was for rain and storms, but again the weather was perfect on Saturday morning as final preparations were being made. At 6am at the Lake Thunderbird BoatHouse, coffee, donuts, bananas, apples, oranges, milk, orange juice, water, coffee and yogurt were ready for the continental breakfast to serve the kids, boat captains, crew and volunteers.[Continue Reading…]

15th Annual CAST for Kids fishing derby set for Saturday, September 24 7am-2PM


The Lake Thunderbird BoatHouse will be host for its 15th Annual CAST for Kids Fishing Derby for children with disabilities on Saturday, September 24.. Please come out and lend a hand...start setting up around 8am and will need help with food prep and … [Continue reading]

BoatHouse sign refurbished!

Joe Crumley and his Norman Sign Company did an excellent job refurbishing the BoatHouse sign after 15 years of weathering in the strong Oklahoma sun and winds. We thank Paul Reynolds and Phil Moershel for their good work reinstalling the sign. It … [Continue reading]

September 2016 Mainsheet

Mainsheet September 2016 … [Continue reading]

BoatHouse Upgrades


Following photos were taken this week during the construction of the concrete boat ramp and the BoatHouse! … [Continue reading]

BoatHouse/TSC/Edmond Elks host Norman Veteran Center


Great day at the BoatHouse with the Veterans!!! Thank you Barbara, Geri, Speedy, Rick, Ray, Jerry, Jim, Leo, LD, Dale, Lin, Bill and Les for treating the vets to a terrific day at the lake. The 16 veterans had a delicious luncheon and a nice boat … [Continue reading]

See “For Sale” link on left side of HomePage for three nice boats for sale!

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Veteran’s luncheon at the BoatHouse: Monday August 15, 9am-1PM

Please come out to lend a hand for the final summer Lake Thunderbird BoatHouse Veteran's luncheon on Monday morning 9am til 1PM. Lunch will be provided for all. We need help serving and transporting vets to from the dock and their boating trip … [Continue reading]

Tbird BoatHouse Management Meeting


Nice turnout this afternoon for the Lake Thunderbird BoatHouse Management Committee Meeting. It was terrific having Piers Hale of the Triathlon Club of Oklahoma City attend to discuss the club forming a partnership with the BoatHouse. It was agreed … [Continue reading]