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2014 HBYC Photo Contest Winners

2014 HBYC Photo Contest Winners

At the Commodores Ball on February 7th, Immediate Past Commodore Howard Johannssen announced the winners of the 2014 HBYC Photo Contest.

Judges with professional photography experience (including Jay Henson, Photo Editor at the Capital Newspaper) reviewed nearly 100 photos submitted to select winners for each category, and one grand-prize winner.

The winners are:
For “The American Experience” – 1st Place was awarded to […]

2015 USCG Aux Vessel Safety Checks

2015 USCG Aux Vessel Safety Checks

Open to all Herrington Harbour North/South slipholders and HBYC Members
As part of our mission, HBYC is proud to work with the USCG and USCG Auxiliaries to promote boater safety to all who enjoy the Bay!!

In that spirit, HBYC is proud to once again host the 2015 Vessel Safety Checks.

Open to anyone who wishes to participate (HBYC members, Herrington Harbour slipholders, […]

HBYC – 2015 Drone Video – Event Cancelled

HBYC – 2015 Drone Video – Event Cancelled

Yes – the rumors are true.  We’re working with Robert Stevenson (a MD/Bay videographer) to come to HBYC this summer and record our Club “in action”.  Fleet Captain Tom Costello will be presenting optional approaches to the Board at the March 7th Board Meeting (Happy Harbor), and the approved approach will be communicated following that meeting.

If you would like to […]

2015 Fleet Safety Schedule

2015 Fleet Safety Schedule

The 2015 HBYC Board has approved the following schedule for Fleet Safety Events:
You can find more details on these events under Members / HBYC Events – including contact information and registration info
USCG Vessel Safety Checks:
Members of the USCG Drum Point flotilla will be working with HBYC and HH Marina staff to provide Vessel Safety Checks to anyone at the HH […]

Boat Into Spring Training – Florida

Boat Into Spring Training – Florida

For any of our Members living or traveling to Florida, baseball’s Spring Training is around the corner… there are ways you can mix boating with baseball.  Below, I’ve provided a small list of a few teams with nearby marinas.

If you have a favorite team in Florida that doesn’t appear on the list below, give me a yell and I’ll send […]

Weather Course – Annapolis – Feb 21-22

Weather Course – Annapolis – Feb 21-22

Though many of us only use our boats for 1-2 day cruises, having a better understanding of our weather environment would substantially improve your confidence and control of your trips.

I recently stumbled in to an article about a weather course being taught by one of the worlds preeminent boating weather experts.  Blue water sailors and professional captains will immediately recognize […]

HBYC Food Drive & Toys for Tots!!

HBYC Food Drive & Toys for Tots!!

Join HBYC in the 2015
Food Drive &  Toys for Tots
FOR FAMILIES & CHILDREN IN OUR COMMUNITY
Donations will be collected from now until December 15, 2015 at the locations below.
We will be collecting non-perishable food and new toys at Happy Harbor Restaurant and Chesapeake Grill and Deli   
 

Please join HBYC in this food drive and Help Our Neighbors in Need! […]

2015 Commodores Ball – February 7, 2015 – Annapolis Marriott

2015 Commodores Ball – February 7, 2015 – Annapolis Marriott

Start making your plans to attend the 2015 HBYC Commodores Ball at the Annapolis Marriott on Ego Alley.

This will be the grand finale for our beloved Commodore Dave DeAngelis, and is sure to be a blockbuster event!!

For club members, please login to the site and go to the 2015 Commodores Ball Event (now online) which includes a link to reserve […]

2014 Sailabration, Baltimore, Sept 10-16

2014 Sailabration, Baltimore, Sept 10-16

As you’ve probably heard, Baltimore will be hosting a MASSIVE party to celebrate the 200th Anniversary of the Star Spangled Banner.  In addition to tons of festivities, there will be a Blue Angels airshow, as well as the largest fireworks display in US history on Saturday the 13th.

In order to safely execute the fireworks of such grand scale, the waters […]

2014 HBYC Photo Contest

2014 HBYC Photo Contest

The 2014 HBYC Photo Contest has STARTED!!!  I bet you have some pictures you’ve just taken and are wondering if you should enter.  The quick answer is – YOU SHOULD!!

This contest is for HBYC Members/Crew only… it is “free”, and there are prizes!!  This is being coordinated by our Immediate Past Commodore, Howard Johannssen.

Members can find additional details by reviewing […]