For Immediate Release
Media Contact:
Foy Curley
Membership Director
281-474-2511, ext. 217
Lakewood Race Committee Released Notice of Race for Bay Cup II Regatta  
Seabrook, TX: Lakewood Yacht Club (LYC) and Bay Access are excited to host the 2018 Bay Cup II Regatta August 4th .
 
Racers can register at www.lakewoodyachtclub.com under the Regattas tab. The registration fee is $75 and includes entry into the Skippers' Meeting on August 3rd as well as a meal and two drink tickets to be enjoyed at the post-event awards party. A $5 discount is available to U.S. Sailing members. The entry fee is payable by credit card or yacht club reciprocal charge. August 1st is the Registration Deadline. 
 
Bay Cup II is the second in the two-race series. One or more distance races will be sailed in either Trinity Bay or Galveston Bay. Potential classes include PHRF Spinnaker, PHRF non-Spin, Cruising Spinnaker, Cruising Non-Spin Classic Canvas (using only Dacron sails), Multihull and One Design class(es).
 
For those not racing, the City of Seabrook and surrounding areas offer a variety of entertainment. Walk the trails in Seabrook, get inspired at Space Center Houston, stroll through Armand Bayou Nature Center or take advantage of the dining and amusement options at the Kemah Boardwalk.
 
Overall trophies for the Bay Cup series will be given out at the post-race party on the evening of August 4th in the LYC Ballroom. Robert Greaney will provide live entertainment while guests socialize and savor great food and tasty drinks.
 
This year's sponsors include City of Seabrook, RejeX.com, OJ’s Marine, Little Yacht Sales, True North Marine, Texas Coast Yachts, Blackburn Marine, Upstream Brokers, Davis Marine Electronics, Kevin Severance Insurance, Sea Lake Yachts, Mariner Magazine, Bay Area Houston Magazine and Southwest Spirits.

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

For further information, please contact LYC at (281) 474-2511 or David Comeaux, Bay Cup I Regatta Chair at davidcomeaux@live.com or 832-993-5933.

For visitor information, please visit seabrooktx.gov .
2018 Bay Cup I Regatta - photo by LYC Member Elizabeth Morrell
About Lakewood Yacht Club
Lakewood Yacht Club 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, and located on 38 beautifully landscaped acres in the NE corner of Clear Lake. The Club provides its members an exceptional environment for social, boating and other water activities.