Friday, November 1, 2013

4th Annual J/Fest Regatta at Lakewood Yacht Club as LYC Celebrates Award

For the fourth consecutive year, The City of Seabrook is the title sponsor of the J/Fest Southwest Regatta being hosted by the Lakewood Yacht Club in Seabrook on Saturday, November 2nd through Sunday, November 3rd. Over 70 one-design J-boats from all over the country are expected to participate during the regatta, which is open to the public.

The J-boats will be racing on Galveston Bay; first gun will be at 10am on both days. Live action of the race will be shown at the Lakewood Yacht Club. An awards ceremony will be held on Sunday afternoon. Lakewood Yacht Club is located at 2425 NASA Parkway in Seabrook.

Lakewood Yacht Club Awarded “Marina of the Year”
The Marina Association of Texas (MAT) recently announced Lakewood Yacht Club had been selected as the “Marina of the Year 2013”. Lakewood’s Harbor Administrator accepted the award during the 41st Annual MAT Conference and Trade Show.

Members of the review committee visit applicant marinas and select the one that best meets their high standards; to qualify for the award marinas must be certified a Clean Marina. Lakewood Yacht Club’s Commodore is Carl Drechsel, the Harbor Administrator is Lynda Hall, and the General Manager is Terry Chapman.

By Pam Moore, Feature Blogger for Brockway Realty

Originally Posted on Brockway Realty LLC's Official Blog