TSC has lost two past members of the club this week!

Eight Bells for two TSC members who have crossed the bar this week. Retired Commander, Earl “Carpy” Carpenter of Norman, a long time member who along with his wife Jan and his son Paul were all terrific sailors and officers of the club. They were very competitive sailing the Merit 25 “Soupy San” and also […]

How to use the Mast Raiser Pole at T-bird

For over 20 years now, there has been a mast raiser pole located at Hog Creek boatramp parking lot. The 40′ pole has a steel arm with a block at the end that can be used to raise and lower large sailboat masts. For years we have been replacing a small painter that is used […]

Volunteer Training Day, Saturday May 13, 1PM til 5PM

Saturday May 13, 1PM til 5PM Come out and learn to rig sailboats, launch and drive safety boats and the pontoon boat…maintain equipment, find, use and store equipment, how to drive the tractor, how to use the John Deere lawn tractor and much more..

TSC hosts the 2017 Leukemia Cup Regatta

Great weekend of sailing at the Leukemia Cup Regatta hosted by the Thunderbird Sailing Club! Winners were: Catalina 22 Fleet: Mary Anne Secrist, “Second Chance” Non-Spinaker Fleet :Barry Williamson, “Good Times” Spinaker Fleet: Bill Etchieson, “Flying Circus” San Juan 21 Fleet: Paul Reynolds, “The Great Pumpkin” A special thanks to Paul Pape of OCBC and […]

2nd Leukemia Cup Regatta coming up May 6-7

Leukemia Cup Regatta May 6th & 7th Registration deadline for reduced rate is coming up. Register before April 30th for $75, after that date registration is $100. Here is the link for registration Leukemia Cup Registration Want more information read the April Mainsheet http://www.thunderbirdsailingclub.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Mainsheet-April-2017.pdf Here the link for the Notice of Race (NOR) http://www.thunderbirdsailingclub.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/LC2017ANNOUNCEMENT.pdf Hope […]

Free Boating Saftey Course Offered Little Axe Community Center April 28

Friday, April 28th at 9:00 a.m. at the Little Axe Community Center, 1000 168th Ave. N.E., Norman, OK 73026 If you would like to attend call Call Trooper Amy Cobalt at 405-306-5406 Amy.Cobalt@dps.ok.gov Or Pamela Sharp, Supervisor Little Axe Community Center 405-292-9770 pam.sharp@normanok.gov BOATING SAFETY COURSE- flyer for law enforcement

Lake Thunderbird History Meeting at the BoatHouse, Wednesday April 12 3pm til 7pm

Bring your stories, photographs and documents related to Lake Thunderbird’s creation. Volunteers will digitize any of these materials and record oral histories about the lake, all free-of-charge. Sponsored by the Carl Albert Congressional Research and Studies Center, Lake Thunderbird Educational Foundation and Thunderbird Sailing Club. More information here: Lake Thunderbird event flyers

2017 Lake Thunderbird BoatHouse Spring Cleaning Saturday April 1, 9am-2pm no joke!!

Please come out this coming Saturday morning from 9am til 2pm for our annual spring cleaning event. This also coincides with the Lake Trash Off, so we will be doing our part at the BoatHouse location! Bring your gloves, rakes, shovels, buckets, cleaning supplies etc.. and plan to work inside the building with Les Cummings’ […]

Don MacGorman, National Severe Storms Lab, to speak Saturday evening March 18

TSC Program for March 18, 2017 “Flash Bang” Presented by: Don MacGorman, National Severe Storms Lab Storm Electricity Team Leader in the Warning Research Development Division

New 12′ x 24′ storage building is in place!

Thanks to the LTEF, TSC and BoatHouse we now have a terrific storage building for our equipment. We hope to have the interior equipment storage systems in place by the April 1 Spring BoatHouse cleanup day in order to move all the equipment into the new facility. click continue reading for more photos!