Author: APSC Communications

Haul out at the TMCC

Great news if you’re still looking for someplace to haul out this winter. The commodore of the Toronto Multihull Cruising Club has reached out to let me know they have space for 6-7 boats...

Flooding Update

Hi all, The lake levels are above what we saw in 2017, and are expected to continue to rise for another couple of weeks. Because of this there are some things that require extra...

Flooding and Closed Clubs

Hi all, The high lake levels are continuing to rise, and will pass even the levels seen in 2017. They are expected to reach the maximum in about 2 weeks, but until they recede,...

Your 2019 Executives

Hi All, Thanks to everyone who came out for our elections. I’m excited about the next season as I know we have a great executive team. I’m pleased to announce APSC’s 2019 executives: Commodore: ...

The Week After Haul out

T’was the week after haul out, the docks were all in We planned winter maintenance; some brightwork and paint’n The boats were all nestled, all snug in their cradles While we inspected our masts,...

Elections

Every year all executive positions at APSC are up for grabs. If you’re interested in helping to run your club, you may run for any position. The only qualifications are that you have a...

Sick Cormorants

All, A number of you have reported seen some cormorants acting oddly lately. We’ve heard from the TRCA that this is due to an outbreak of Newcastle’s Disease in the colony. It affects the birds’...

Cheeseburger Notice of Race

APSC Cheeseburger Cruising Race Aquatic Park Sailing Club (APSC) Lake Ontario – North Shore NOTICE OF RACE (NoR) Regatta:                                  APSC Cheeseburger Cruising Race Place:                                      Toronto – Ontario – Canada to Wilson – New...

Calling all Party Planners

Do you have a proclivity for party planning? A strategy for setting up shindigs? An affinity for arranging affairs? If so, we need you! As Jeff mentioned at out last GM, both our Social...

Checking in at Wilson Aug 3-5

From the Cheeseburger Race Committee:   We have been informed that the video check-in is no longer in use. The US Customs and Border Protection is now using an App called “ROAM,” which you...

Cheeseburger Race – Boats 30′ and Over

From the Race Co-chairs: Cheese Burger update: Private Vessel User Decal (very important) The big Aquatic Park Sailing Club Cheeseburger Race/Cruise to Wilson Yacht Club is just two months away! If you are participating...

Cheeseburger in Paradise Cruising Race

Race Organizers: Kate George, Scott Jones Event support by APSC Race Director Aquatic Park Sailing Club is organizing its second annual cruise/race to Wilson (Island Yacht Club), U.S.A., to correspond with their Cheerseburger in...

Crossing the Bar

Norm Lehman March 28, 1952 – March 19, 2018 Norm Lehman, a longtime member of APSC, passed away Monday, March 19/18. Norm and Gloria played a big part in the history of APSC, serving...

Motor Shed Cleanup

All, There are a large number (15!) of motors in the motor shed without tags indicating who’s they are. If you have a motor in there, it needs to be labeled. If you haven’t...

Events on the Spit

Hi all, Take note, there are a few events that will occur on the spit this coming week-end. Saturday September 9 – Sanctuary Run. Race is 10:00 am – 1:00 pm with 200-300 participants expected. Sunday September 10 – MEC...

Beaches Jazz Run

The Beaches Jazz Run will take place this Sunday, July 30. Approximately 300-400 Runners are expected on the Spit between 7:30 and 10:30. Local road closures on Leslie and Unwin are a possibility during...

Grampian 26: Esprit Libre

There is an unknown boat on a ball in our mooring field. It is a Grampian 26 named Esprit Libre near the north east corner. If this boat is yours – or you know...

Fuel Docks at Outer Harbour Marina

I just received this note from OHM, and thought I’d send it along:   Water Level, Fuel Dock and Road Closure Hello OHM Boaters, We are continuing to monitor water levels which appear to...

Unattended boats on the dock

There are 5 unattended boats currently on the dock. The additional stress on the anchors with the high water level makes this unacceptable. Please move your boats to the ball asap.

Notice: Dinghy Docks

All, The high water levels of Lake Ontario, have put some stress on the dinghy docks, and have almost pulled them off their foundations. There is a temporary line in place securing it to the...

Car Access Weekends

As always, we will have weekend vehicle access into the club around docks in. This year’s access weekends are: April 8/9, 21/22, and 29/30. Note that easter weekend (April 15/16) is not an access week-end.

New Gates at the Spit

New gates are now in place and in use at the entrance to the spit. Everyone can continue to access with existing keys, but the locks are on the south (spit) side of the pillars....

Success at the Boat Show

A big thank you to every one who helped represent our club at the boat show. By all measures it was a tremendous success. There were 77,105 attendees over 10 days, during which 32...