Please vote to elect six (6) new members to the BAADS Board of Directors! New members will be elected to a two year term. To vote, simply go to www.baads.org/election to view the Candidates, their statements, and cast your electronic ballot. Individual members are eligible to cast one ballot and those with family memberships can cast two ballots. Names are required on the ballot to confirm your active membership status. Because we hope to announce election results at our December 15th member meeting, please cast your ballot as soon as possible. In order to have an accurate vote count, voting will close at 11 AM on December 15 (which is the same day as our December membership meeting). If for some reason you or someone you know is not able to cast a vote electronically, please contact the Vice Commodore, Kathi Pugh, who will make arrangements to send out a paper ballot. However, all paper ballots need to be received by snail mail on Monday, December 9. If you have any questions regarding the process, please contact Kathi at KathiPugh [at] Gmail [dot] com or 510-362-3182
BAADS’ small boat racing on the 3rd Saturday each month, called Liberty Saturdays, concluded October 26 with the Herb Meyer Regatta. Liberty Saturdays will move to the 2nd Saturdays each month from November through March to accommodate SBYC Saturday races. Sixteen small boats competed in the Herb Meyer Regatta, which included five 303s, seven Liberties and three Liberty Servos and one sleek Laser. Continue reading: Herb Meyer Regatta
This is a reminder to sign up yourself, your guests and your potluck contribution to our Thanksgiving party, Nov.28. Go to BAADS.org/turkey to make your choices. See you there.
Drop by the BAADS booth at this year’s Abilities Expo! See the Abilities Expo event site for details.
With competitors from the US, Australia, France, The Netherlands, and New Zealand, BAADS and South Beach Yacht Club (SBYC) hosted the 2013 North American Championship on September 3-6! The regatta was a success thanks to the skilled racers who competed beautifully all week and the tremendous teamwork of BAADS, SBYC, Bay View Boat Club, St. Francis Yacht Club, South Beach Harbor staff and security, and our sponsors the Port of San Francisco, AmericaOne, and St. Francis Sailing Foundation.