The Captain's Log
The modified Fish (minus the weeds) Regatta was sailed on a near perfect sailing day on Wonder Lake Saturday Sept 9. Race 1 saw Jim and Tom in IW 8 lead the way to victory with Jack, Cindy and Marie in IW 24 placing 2nd. Close competition occurred for 3rd with Dennis and Bob taking 3rd and Greg and John right on their port quarter.
17mph wind with a gust here and there resulted in two great races. First race saw Schroeder and Barr having a tacking duel to the finish line. Pierce was breaking in a new crew and Palys is learning how to get out of the irons. Big thanks to Patti Hartmann for saving the committee boat with a dead battery.
Saturday, 9/12/15, the Wonder Lake Yacht Club hosted the annual Fish & Weeds Regatta. The weather played a role in the events' participants this year. It was a pretty windy, chilly day, but 9 hearty skippers and crew were out there sailing 3 races on a North/South course from mid lake to the South end. We had participating C-scows from Pistakee and Browns Lake. Our race committee consi