For Immediate Release
Media Contact:
Foy Curley
Membership Director
281-474-2511, ext. 217
Bay Access Sailing Foundation Released Results of 2019 Bay Cup II Regatta and the 2019 Series
Seabrook, TX: Lakewood Yacht Club hosted the Bay Cup II Regatta Sat., Aug. 3, 2019.

Lack of wind made for challenging morning conditions, but racers took advantage of the afternoon sea breeze to complete part two of the Bay Cup series.

Top finishers are as follows:

PHRF Spin (Non-Sprit)
1st Place / Danelaw / Roy Olsen / LYC
2nd Place / Firewater / Walter Horton / LYC
3rd Place / Sodalis III / Jim Demarest / LYC

PHRF Spin (Sprit)
1st Place / Second Wind / Chris Waters / GBCA
2nd Place / Second Star / J.D. Hill /
3rd Place / Pesto / John Barnett / LYC

PHRF Non-Spin
1st Place / Sweet Peril / Thomas Reiser / LYC
2nd Place / Big D / Jim Foster / GBCA
3rd Place / Nemesis / Tim Vogelsang / LYC

Cruising Non-Spin Classic Canvas
1st Place / Leopard / Bob Hunkins / LYC
2nd Place / Bad Girl / Scott Lacy / GBCA
3rd Place / Seahorse / Michael Clark

Bay Cup II is the second in the two-race series, the first of which is sailed in the spring. Overall trophies for the Bay Cup series were given out at the post-race party Saturday evening at LYC.

2019 Bay Cup Series winners are: 

PHRF Spin (Non-Sprit)
Sodalis III / Jim Demarest / LYC

PHRF Spin (Sprit)
Second Wind / Chris Waters / GBCA

PHRF Non-Spin
Sweet Peril / Thomas Reiser / LYC

Cruising Classic Canvas
Seahorse / Michael Clark

Full race results can be found under the Racing & Regattas section of the LYC website at .

The LC Roots band entertained racers, members and guests at Saturday night's celebratory dinner and awards party at the Club.

The sponsors making the 2019 series a success were City of Seabrook, Faron Daigle, REALTOR, Little Yacht Sales, Texas Coast Yachts, Davis Marine Electronics, Sea Lake Yacht Sales, Pelican Insurance, Kevin Severance Insurance, True North Marine, Blackburn Marine, Upstream Brokers, Southwest Distilleries, Bay Area Houston Magazine, KO Sailing and Hayes Rigging.

Bay Cup proceeds benefit Bay Access, a non-profit charitable organization fostering amateur racing and sailing on Galveston Bay.

Contact LYC at 281-474-2511 for information about any of our upcoming regattas, which include the DF95 Radio Controlled Championship Regatta, the 33rd Annual Harvest Moon Regatta and the 10th Annual J/Fest Southwest Regatta.
LYC members Roy and Leslie Olsen, First Place in PHRF Spin (Non -Sprit) and winners of the Corinthian Award
About Lakewood Yacht Club
Lakewood Yacht Club is 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.