Dennis Conner’s first international America’s Cup Class yacht was christened before crowds of sailors in 1991.
In the story published in the Feb. 19, 1990 issue of The Log, staff writer Justine Sahli wrote of husband-and-wife-to-be Richard Lewis and Carole Bender’s unique request to register for gifts at the West Marine in Marina del Rey.
AVALON — The Tuna Club of Santa Catalina Foundation, Phil Friedman Outdoor Youth Program and The Sportfishing Conservancy combined resources to treat youngsters from Avalon School on Catalina Island to a day of fishing in local waters, May 26.
LONG BEACH — Forty-six racers – ages 18 to 88 – spent the weekend of June 6-7 sailing Naples Sabots in the 2015 Senior and Masters Sabot Nationals. Participants represented eight yacht clubs from Santa Barbara to San Diego.
For years my husband and I kept our boat at an older marina on Chesapeake Bay. Shortly before moving west we had a neighbor temporarily take over the adjoining slip.
I am working with a partner to market a line of new boats that we are manufacturing in the United States. I recently took delivery of a “demo” boat here in California, and we are using the boat as a platform to introduce potential customers to our boats. We did not want to title the boat while we are offering the boat for sale, so we obtained a manufacturer’s registration number from the California DMV and we display the number on a portable registration board mounted on the bow. I thought I was following the rules perfectly but we were recently boarded by a harbor patrol officer during a weekend cruise, and we were cited for operating an unregistered vessel. He told ...