GLCC News

Today is November 12, 2019

Port Captain Introductions: Bill and Helen Ayre

Cindy - May 21, 2019

     Welcome Bill and Helen Ayre; newly-appointed Port Captains for Parry Sound, Ont. (GB-31)! Bill and Helen live in the Hamilton-Burlington area and started sailing many years ago on Lake Ontario in a C S-27. As their children grew, so did their boat! They are now on boat number three named Raven, a 38-foot Dufour Classic. Please click here to read more...

2019 Lake Ontario Rally

Cindy - May 7, 2019

​     Cruise Into the 1960’s at the Lake Ontario Rally in Trenton, Ont. (O-34), on June 14–16, 2019. Join in the fun! Come by boat, by car or by both (launch ramp available). Please register by June 1, 2019, cost is $30 USD/pp. *Dress in your best '60s style (optional)*
     Kick off the 2019 boating season by attending the Lake Ontario Rally. The Trent Port Marina is a great place to spend a few days with new and old boating friends! Reserve your slip directly with the marina but be sure to mention you are with the GLCC Rally! Please click here for more information and registration.

Port Captain Introductions: Jim Lee

Cindy - May 2, 2019

     Jim Lee has been appointed as Port Captain for Mentor, Ohio (E-8). Let's welcome him by stopping by at some point this summer!
    Jim took an interest in boating in 2005; a friend took him along on a Wednesday night race in a Beneteau 36.7. After an exciting race, he thanked the owner profusely. He was invited back and became a member of the crew. He rarely missed a race. Please click here to read more!

Great Lakes Foundation Presents Grant to Rock to Ages Lighthouse Preservation Society

Bill Rohde - April 25, 2019

On Saturday, April 22nd, fourteen Great Lakes Cruising Club members led by GLCC Lake Superior Rear Commodore Jim Passe met in Duluth, MN, with Representatives from the Rock of Ages Lighthouse Preservation Society and National Park Service to present a $10,000 Grant to the Society from the Great Lakes Foundation. For more information about this grant, the Rock of Ages Lighthouse Preservation Society, and how you might get involved as a volunteer or supporter, click HERE.

2019 Lake Erie Rally

Cindy - April 24, 2019

It’s GLCC Derby Time!
Fast horses, Mint Juleps, and Derby traditions will abound at this year’s Lake Erie Rally! Join us for a weekend at the Derby, GLCC style, June 14–16, 2019, at the beautiful Leamington Marina in Leamington, Ont., Canada (E-34). Throughout the weekend you will experience the glamor, excitement and traditions of the renowned “Kentucky Derby”! Please click HERE for more information and registration.

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