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From MIke & Christine: As newlyweds, joining the yacht club is our first endeavor as a couple. Christine was born on Lopez and I have lived here for 12 years we first met on a sailboat on a rough day outside cattle pass.  The owner of the boat we wereContinueContinue Reading

From the Wickersham’s: We just moved from our longtime Green Lake neighborhood in Seattle to Bothell.  We  own several shops in the Seattle area and an online jewelry company.  It’s a hectic life so we are really grateful to be able to go out on our boat and just relaxContinueContinue Reading

11th Annual LOPEZ CUP CLASSIC YACHT RACE Sponsored by the Lopez Island Yacht Club  and the Lopez Islander Resort  Sunday, August 21st, 2022 Rules:  The race will be governed by these sailing instructions and the International Navigation Rules of the Road applicable to the San Juan Islands. Divisions:  All yachtsContinueContinue Reading

We sent an email out yesterday to everyone that we had listed attending the North Cruise. If you didn’t receive the email, please contact us so we can include you on future correspondences. We will be putting a list together of all the ports and attendees so everyone will haveContinueContinue Reading

Aren’t we all ready for some laughs together? In honor of April Fools Day, let’s tell each other as many boating-related jokes as we possibly can!  A Call To Action . . . Write out your joke and email it to me (migael65@gmail.com) by April Fools Day, Thursday April 1. All joke stylesContinueContinue Reading

40 ft. C120 Aspen being loaded in Florida

A Newsline Contribution by Scott Jennings My phone began ringing in the kitchen before I saw the boat, “Hey Scott, this is Larry – I’m out in front of your house sea trialing a new boat. Do you want to go for a ride?” Then came Larry’s big laugh. IContinueContinue Reading

This year Santa received 19 letters from Lopez Island Yacht Club members. As Santa’s representative, I read four a of them at this year’s Holiday Gathering on December 20. Here are all the letters I received for Santa. Of course, I’ve passed them on to him, and hope that allContinueContinue Reading