For Immediate Release
Media Contact:
Foy Curley
Membership Director
281-474-2511, ext. 217
2019 Heald Bank Regatta in the Record Books
Seabrook, TX : Lakewood Yacht Club and organizing authority Bay Access hosted the 2019 Heald Bank Race June 28-29, which is raced annually on the Gulf of Mexico. 

" Friday’s offshore race presented a light air conditions challenge for the fleet ," said Event Chair Andrea Todaro. " Saturday’s bay race was put on hold to be sailed another day when lightning and hail threatened the safety of the competitors ."

See full results on the LYC website at under Racing and Regattas.

The post-race Buccaneer Bash at LYC was a huge hit. Racers,  volunteers, guests and LYC members enjoyed a Pirates Pig Roast along with various other Caribbean-themed foods and live entertainment provided by Jerry Diaz & Hanna's Reef .

Race sponsors include the City of Seabrook, Gulf Coast Mariner Magazine, K.O. Sailing, Little Yacht Sales, Davis Marine Electronics, Kevin E. Severance Insurance, Hayes Rigging, Sea Lake Yachts, Faron Daigle-REALTOR, Bay Area Houston Magazine, Blackburn Marine, True North Marine, Texas Coast Yachts, Upstream Brokers, Texas Navy Rum, and Pelican Insurance.

" We appreciated the support of all sponsors and notably of presenting sponsor Gulf Coast Mariner Magazine ," added Todaro.
Photo of last year's Heald Bank Regatta by Bee Bednar.
About Lakewood Yacht Club
Lakewood Yacht Club (LYC) is one of the best-kept secrets on Clear Lake as well as the Greater Houston and Galveston communities. LYC is a private, member-owned club with great amenities to enjoy with friends and family. Located on 38 beautifully landscaped acres in the NE corner of Clear Lake, it's an exceptional environment for boating, socializing, networking and enjoying family activities.