October 19, 2020
Austin Yacht Club is excited to be hosting a free virtual event for our members “How to Live From Sailing” featuring YouTuber “The Sailing Frenchman” (Hugo Picard). Hugo, who has over 100,000 subscribers, will be presenting live from France to our AYC members on Saturday, October 24th at 9am. The flyer is attached and
Sunday, October 11th – Centerboard fleets – Sunfish, Lasers, FJ’s, Opti’s and other centerboards. >>> Centerboard Results: Sunfish Laser LaserRadial FJ’s Opti’s OtherCB <<<
October 11, 2020
Click to View the Photos Many thanks to Marilyn Jackson for all the great photos! Click to View One Design Race Results
September 24, 2020
Click to Read the September 2020 Telltale Newsletter.
August 24, 2020
This year AYC would like to recognize the AYC Members who have given their time, talents, and went over and above in helping the club and the membership despite 2020’s unusual circumstances disrupting our regular sail racing season. Also, Nominate someone for the Blue Duck if you witnessed a good
August 19, 2020
Click to View the August 2020 Telltale.
June 26, 2020
After considerable input from members at the Board Meeting last night, and reviewing the Membership Handbook, the AYC board has rescinded the prohibition on guests at AYC. Guests are allowed as outlined by the Membership Handbook HOUSE RULES – General – Guests We ask that all guests wear facial coverings while on AYC property
June 19, 2020
As we diligently navigate towards a safe re-opening of club amenities, new cleaning protocols are required for the “new normal”. The Ice Machine is scheduled for re-opening this evening; however, before reopening, a thorough disinfection going beyond dust and dirt removal is being completed, Rest assured that we are doing
June 12, 2020
The Austin Yacht Club appreciates its members and we realize that everyone is anxious to resume sailing this season. Due to existing COVID-19 restrictions, we all have to be responsible about resuming events. As part of AYC’s limited reopening, and in the interest of having AYC members and their families re-engaging
May 30, 2020
We’ve always prioritized the safety of our members, and in these uncertain times, this is no different. That’s why we are implementing and enforcing best practices for social distancing and self-isolation in the midst of COVID-19. As we begin the process of re-opening areas of our club, we will take steps slowly
March 2, 2020
Many Thanks to Marilyn Jackson for a beautiful set of photos of the 2020 Opening Day. Click to view the Photos
December 10, 2019
This years AYC Banquet Photos are for our AYC members. You will have to “Log In” to the AYC website first before trying access the webpage with the links to the photos. View the AYC Banquet Photo Page
November 24, 2019
Many Thanks to Marilyn Jackson for the great job photographing all the Wild Turkey action. Lot’s of excellent photos. View the Wild Turkey Photos
October 28, 2019
Many Thanks to Marilyn Jackson for the beautiful photos from this years Centerboard Regatta. View the Photos
July 13, 2019
click to view photos by Marilyn Jackson
May 13, 2019
View Day 1 Photos View Day 2 Photos Many Thanks to Marilyn Jackson for those wonderful set of Turnback Photos. More Photos from Anne Morley. Thanks Anne! Excellent Pictures. Check Out the “Results” on our Racing Results Page.
April 2, 2019
Have photos to share? Want the high resolution version? Here is just a few of the old AYC Photo’s; https://photos.app.goo.gl/TGat90ZUgFoDIt0s2 Recognize anybody? Click on the photo and add a comment. Photos will rotate. So, come back often.
February 23, 2019
Read the Commodore’s Newsletter
February 6, 2019
Many thanks to Cheryl Pervier for the great set of photos of Frostbite #3 on 2/2/2019. View the Frostbite Photos
January 2, 2019
Enjoy the all the New Years related photos taken by Marilyn Jackson ( Big Thanks to Marilyn ). View New Years Eve Photos View the Red Eye Regatta Photos by Marilyn View the Red Eye Photos by Cheryl
December 20, 2018
The New York Yacht Club just released their documentary about this years Resolute Cup regatta held in Newport. After watching you will be even more impressed with the 2nd place finish against outstanding teams from the best sailing yacht clubs in the US by the Austin Yacht Club team of
December 3, 2018
2018 was a remarkable year at the Austin Yacht Club. We had a lot of competitive series races and our regattas were all successful, with the exception of canceling the Centerboard Regatta We hosted the Sunfish Women’s North American Championship; with our own Lucy Brock winning in dominant fashion. Our
December 2, 2018
Many thanks to a great set of regatta photos by Marilyn Jackson https://photos.app.goo.gl/18iqvUodwhLsoh8T8 Excellent Action Photos from Bruce McDonald; Relive the action through photographs. Enjoy!
December 1, 2018
Click to view the 2018 Wild Turkey Regatta Results
October 30, 2018
Hello Members, First of all, I want to thank the staff and membership for the remarkable response to the impending flooding of Lake Travis. Your help prevented a disaster and minimized the damage that occurred. We now have to be patient while the club is restored to its pre-flood condition.
October 10, 2018
Upon Arriving at the club for Indian Summer Race 3, something seemed out of place or different . As I walked down to the docks, I realized what was different, 70 degrees and Northwest wind! We are entering the best part of the sailing season and I hope we all
August 29, 2018
SEPTEMBER 2018 COMMODORE’S REPORT The Austin Yacht club welcomes September with open arms. We made it through another sizzling summer and are looking forward to the fall season. The heat definitely effected the activity at the Club. The Keel Fleet cancelled both the Independence Cup and the Singlehanded Regatta due
August 4, 2018
Everyone seems to have survived the intense heat of July , only to have August come along with more of the same. Thankfully the board did not schedule any series racing in August. The Keel Fleet will have it’s annual Single Handed Regatta on August 18th, as well as a
July 9, 2018
Care to see sailboats and people drifting around a glassy lake? Check out the great photo’s Marilyn Jackson took of all the action. Click the link below. Independence Cup Drifting Photo’s.
July 2, 2018
2018 started out as one of the busiest years at AYC and the second half seems like more of the same. On Memorial Day weekend , instead of Turnback, we had the Luau. Social Chair, Margo Bower, and a great group of volunteers, hosted a fabulous party. The food and
May 27, 2018
Click the link below to view the photo’s from Saturday evening’s Luau. Great fun! “Mahalo” Marilyn for a thorough and outstanding job taking pictures. “Mahalo” to all who worked so hard to put this event together. Luau Photo’s More Luau Photos from Chrisann Tortora
May 7, 2018
Let’s give a big “Thank You” to Marilyn Jackson for great job taking photo’s of this year’s Turnback Regatta. Click the link below to enjoy. 2018 Turnback Photo’s
December 11, 2017
View this year’s Annual Banquet Photo’s. Many thanks to Cheryl Pervier for taking these beautiful photos.
August 2, 2017
WE are the Austin Yacht Club. Yes, AYC has nice facilities, but those facilities are not AYC. This Club is not an “it” but an “us”. The “WE” are you and I and the other members around us at the Club. WE are a volunteer run organization. The operation starts
March 23, 2017
Opening Day was a great event again this year. The fact that many of you attended in spite of the gloomy weather, tells me that you agree. The large number of past Commodores who were present lets us know that they think it’s a special day too. You look at
November 7, 2016
All the information, schedule, and online Registration are up and running for the 2016 Governor’s Cup Regatta. Click to View. Final Results
June 21, 2016
Click to View 2016 Dog Days Series NOR First Race is Saturday June 25th. Please Note: The start time for the 1st race is 5PM. The calendar and Telltale had previously shown 4PM.
May 3, 2016
Many thanks to Cheryl Pervier who took the J70 Circuit Stop photo’s. Enjoy. J70 Circuit Stop Photos
April 28, 2016
Information on this years qualifying for the Mallory Cup. Adult Champs Notice.2016
November 3, 2015
A great article in the Tuesday, Nov. 3rd Austin American Statesman about AYC’s junior sailor Tony Slowik III. Read it – Student to sail for Team USA in Spain.
July 8, 2015
Information from John Morran regarding the upcoming US Adult Sailing Championship and how to apply. Adult Champs Notice
May 30, 2015
Check out the latest videos from Mack Warner. Turnback – 2015 Series Racing Series Racing
May 27, 2015
Click this link to see the photo’s from this year’s Turnback Canyon Regatta; https://plus.google.com/photos/111591415494839492038/albums/6153208322428953857?authkey=CI7A-fiT7cqDGA Thanks to Steve Shepardson and Cheryl Pervier for the excellent photos.
May 24, 2015
The Results have been posted for the 2015 Turnback Canyon Regatta. View the Results.
February 10, 2015
Check out this cool Video by Mack Warner shot during a recent Frostbite Series race. View Jan. 31 Frostbite Video. View Frost Bite 4, Actual Wind Red Eye Regatta from a Ranger 23 Enjoy.