The 2017 annual awards ceremony took place on March 4th at the Rocking Horse Pub. Cheeks were rosy and spirits high after a fine day on the water for races 3 and 4 of the 2018 Hot Rum Series. The event was well attended, with 30 Racers and SCYC supporters. The Rocking Horse staff did a very nice job of hosting.
Fleet Captain Neal Berger presented awards to the winners of the various races or race series held during 2017.
The Ken Woodward Hot Rum Series was won by Freewind - Richard Hudson, skipper.
The Spring Series was won by Ice Bear - Neal Berger, skipper.
The Bay Race was won by Ice Bear - Neal Berger, skipper
The Fall Colour Series was won by Shingebiss - Neal Berger, skipper.
The Best Overall was awarded to Ariyas - Andrea Shimmelfennig/Andrew Rycroft, skippers. This vessel had the best score of the boats that raced in all three series per SCYC rules.
The Fleet Captain's Twisted Spike Award was presented to John Collins and the crew of SPUD for general enthuasism and spirit.