Seabrook, TX: Lakewood Yacht Club hosted its second DF95 Texas Championship Sep. 11-12.
Gary Boell, a new Texas resident from California, is the new Texas DF95 State Champion.
"LYC went over the top on hosting the event," said Regatta Chair and LYC member Kevin Hayes. "The competitors are continually amazed at the hospitality that we provide. About $2000 was raised for the Seahorse program from a raffle drawing for a DF 95 that was donated by Chuck LeMahieu of Dragon Sailing (US Distributor for the DF95)."
Principal Race Officer Fred Rocha the LYC and the race management team followed CDC, state, local, and U.S. Sailing COVID-19 guidelines to ensure all the participants enjoyed a safe and exciting event.
The Club hosted racers, members and guests to live entertainment and a poolside meal and cocktails on Saturday night.
If you're considering getting into the great sport of radio-controlled sailboat racing, visit the Dragon Flite website at radiosailing.net.