Big Changes at LTEF

Big Changes at LTEF The Lake Thunderbird Educational Foundation Annual Meeting by Roger Elliott, President The Lake Thunderbird Educational Foundation added two new members to its board of directors at the annual meeting. The members are David Gray and Glede Holman. Neither of these individuals are strangers to the BoatHouse and BH mission. David became […]

Program – Saturday, Feb 16

Program: “Know your Sheet from a Bowline on a Yawl” Saturday, February 16 Back again by popular demand, it’s time for the 2nd Annual Lake Thunderbird Sailing Club Trivia Contest! Test your sailing knowledge with trivia questions, sailing history, and general sailing know how. Join in the laughs and the fun, impress your friends and […]

Monthly Meeting, January 19, 2019 at 6:00PM

Program: “Luffing it up with roaches and leeches with smart pigs, scallops, heads and telltales” by Phil Moershel Most boats get delivered with two sails, which is really all you need. Or is it? There are so many other sails out there that can be deployed to cover a range of wind conditions. Learn about […]

Sailing Fleet Fundraiser update!

Happy New Year and Congratulations donors! The RS Sailing fundraiser has been a terrific success. Our goal to raise $50,000 for a new training fleet has been met and exceeded! Thanks to a wonderful donation from the family of Lake Patrolman Hiram Douglas, the goal was met. Thank you Carla Pryor and all your family. […]

December 2018 Mainsheet

https://www.thunderbirdsailingclub.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/December-2018-1.pdf  Click here for December Mainsheet

BOATS FOR SALE

 note:  The Sweet 16 and three Sunfish have been sold…also, there are six excellent Winner Optis for sale, not 4. With new training boats coming this Spring, the Lake Thunderbird Educational Foundation has over 20 sailboats for sale. From 8’ prams to 25’ sloops! Contact Phil Moershel at: pmoershel@sbcglobal.net

35th Annual Hiram Douglas Memorial Regatta!

TSC’s 35th annual Hiram Douglas Memorial Regatta! With PRO Gary Sander’s good work along with his team of Fredrica, Kerry and others aboard the committee boat, the “Jerry L” we had a terrific day! It was made all the better having Hiram’s Granddaughter, Carla Pryor Smith and family in attendance!! It was also terrific to […]

TSC/BoatHouse Sailing School boat upgrade plan! WE NEED YOUR HELP!

  The Lake Thunderbird BoatHouse sailing instructors have presented a plan to upgrade the teaching fleet.  After much research into various manufacturers it has been decided that the two boats that fit our needs are the RS Tera, a one-person 9’ sloop weighing 86 lbs with a 4’ beam and the RS Zest which is […]

24th Annual Jerry Layton Regatta Cancelled!

Thunderbird Sailors, The forecast is for cold weather, high winds and probable rain. This is not a good forecast for racing, especially a fun race where we transfer skippers. So, the 24th annual Layton Memorial Regatta is cancelled this year. We will try to run it earlier in the fall next year. This also means […]

2018 Hiram Douglas Regatta NOR Sunday, November 4, 2018

REGISTER ONLINE HERE UNTIL NOVEMBER 1, AFTER NOVEMBER 1, REGISTER AT THE REGATTA SITE. Click here for NOR: Click here for sailing instructions: