Bay Cup I Regatta Results Released by Lakewood Yacht Club
Seabrook, TX: Lakewood Yacht Club (LYC), in cooperation with Bay Access, hosted the 2021 Bay Cup I Regatta March 6th. 

Twenty-eight boats participated in BCI, the first race in the annual two-event series. Lakewood had 10 top-three finishers, which are listed below.

1st-Place - Bonbon - Uzi Ozeri - LYC
2nd-Place - Radiance - Bill Lakenmacher - LYC
3rd-Place - Stinger - Jonnie Bednar - LYC / GBCA

PHRF Non-Spin (Sprit)
1st-Place - Seute Deern - Hans Knickrehm - LYC
2nd-Place - Danelaw - Roy Olsen - LYC / GBAC
3rd Place - Zulu - Thomas Sellers - GBCA
Cruising Classic Canvas (Spin)
1st-Place - Firewater - Walter Horton - LYC / GBCA
2nd-Place - Bad Girl - Nicole Laster - GBCA
3rd Place - Hobgoblin - Marty Pedowicz - GBCA

Cruising Classic Canvas (Non-Spin)
1st-Place - Patriot - Carl Drechsel - LYC
2nd-Place - Bonifacio - Kelly Soich - GBCA

ORC TOT - Spinnaker
1st-Place - Leading Edge - Tom Sutton - LYC
2nd-Place - Bear - Forbes Durdin - LYC
3rd Place - Hamburg II - Albrecht Goethe - LYC

Full racing results can be found on the LYC website at under the On The Water tab.

Kelly Maguire provided the live entertainment at the post-race party at the Club, where participants, guests and numerous volunteers enjoyed a poolside celebratory dinner and camaraderie over drinks and an awards ceremony.

Bay Cup II is scheduled for August. Interested racers should begin preparing for round two. Those who race in both regattas will be eligible for an overall trophy.

Generous sponsors of this year's event include LYC, Bay Access Sailing Foundation, City of Seabrook, Boqueron Caribbean Rum, Iron Wolf Ranch & Distillery, Kevin Severance Insurance Agency, Little Yacht Sales, Blackburn Marine, Sea Lake Yachts, and Pelican Insurance.

Regatta proceeds benefit the Bay Access Foundation, a not for profit charitable organization fostering amateur racing and sailing on Galveston Bay.

Contact Bay Cup I Regatta Chair David Comeaux at or 832-993-5933 for more information.
Photos by LYC Member Robert Best
About Lakewood Yacht Club
Lakewood Yacht Club is a private, member-owned club with great amenities to enjoy with friends and family. The Club is located on 38 beautifully landscaped acres in the NE corner of Clear Lake, about halfway between Houston and Galveston. Members enjoy an exceptional environment for boating, socializing and participating in family activities.