By Michael P. Neufeld
Crestline, CA – News that the Lake Gregory Yacht Club (LGYC) won the 2016 Club of the Year award from the Southern California Yachting Association (SCYA) traveled back to Crestline and the shores of Lake Gregory faster than someone claiming the America’s Cup (Auld Mug). . .the oldest international sporting trophy.
SCYA presents Club of the Year awards in three categories: senior, regular and associate. Lake Gregory sailed to the top in the associate category after being judged with other SCYA clubs on 15 different categories.
The award was presented by 2017 SCYA Commodore Simon Dekker at the recent LGYC officer installation dinner at San Diego’s Silver Gate Yacht Club.
“This is very much a surprise to receive this award for the third time in a row! “The members of LGYC are rightfully proud of what they have accomplished. It takes commitment and energy to accomplish what this club has and I thank all the members for their efforts.”
2017 BRIDGE OFFICERS
Those installed in San Diego were Commodore Marsha Philippe; Vice Commodore Shelli Wimmer; Rear Commodore Art Dixon; Jr. Staff Commodore Patty Schwartz; Treasurer Stephen Tilden; Secretary Claire Wimmer; Assistant Secretary Jennifer Tilden; Fleet Captain Dawn Dixon, and Membership Marlyn Dinon.
For additional information visit LAKE GREGORY YACHT CLUB online.