Report on Turkey Trot – Monday, October 12

It was a cool and cloudy day on Thanksgiving, but there was a great wind out of the east at ~10-16 knots, and 43 boats participated in NSC’s annual Turkey Trot. Thanks to Doug Patterson and the W-dock RC posse, and to the kitchen staff for the wonderful turkey box lunches provided to all of the competitors. Congrats to the dinghy sailors who took the top five spots! Check out the results. more…

Report on Queen’s Park #3 – Sunday, September 20

The third and final Queen’s Park time trial ran Sunday, September 20. There was no wind at the originally scheduled start time of 1330, but shortly after 1400, the wind filled in, allowing for a good beat up to Queen’s Park in 5-7 knots from the NW, and a return back to P mark in somewhat lighter air. See the results. Start & finish times were due by midnight, Monday. Original details here.

New NSC Social Director, welcome Caroline Schulz!

After an extended search for capable hands to take over the role of Social Director at NSC, we are happy to report that Caroline Schulz has volunteered.  Caroline is outgoing and curious, comfortable finding connections among members.  She’s looking forward to building-out a new program for NSC that reflects the wishes of our members, with events that promote and encourage active participation.  Caroline is reachable at

Overflow Parking now available Weekends & Thursday Evenings

Parking in the overflow parking area to the east of the main gate is now permitted on Thursday evenings, and on Saturdays & Sundays, 0800-2300. Members are advised that those parking along the road, or anywhere other than within designated parking spaces, are being ticketed. For more information, see Parking at NSC.

Update Log:
2020-06-05: DS: changed ‘to download the permit” to “to access the permit download” – since the reference page only contains a link to a page with the PDF download.
2020-06-30: HM: Noted parking allowed to July 6th.
2020-07-05: Changed post title to Parking at NSC. Updated content.
2020-07-14: Changed post title to Overflow Parking now available Weekends”. Updated content.
2020-08-10: Added Thursday evenings.