Century Club: Debi Jacobs

Saturday, April 17, 2021
Number of days:
1 day

Catalina 16.5 boats; training for ASA 101 assistant instructors; preparation to help students with 'on the water' experience; learned a lot myself!

Friday, April 16, 2021
Number of days:
1 day

NPSC 44' Luders yawl; First Mate role; sailed with Dan, Mike S; Eddie, Mike B, Lori and Hunter; jib and jigger on the Patuxent in robust winds 15 knots gusting to 20; then a stop at SMSA for Happy Hour and back to NAS Patuxent; great evening on the water! 

Wednesday, April 14, 2021
Number of days:
1 day
  • Flying the spinnaker on Arctic Tern

Sailed on a NPSC 44' Luders yawl, Arctic Tern team; Spinnaker Class entry; helmsman role; rainy with temps in the low 60's with light winds around 5-7 knots; good course and conditions to fly the light spinnaker! 

Sunday, April 11, 2021
Number of days:
1 day
  • Crew after the race

Raced on a NPSC 44' Luders Yale; helmsman role; not Frostbite weather! Temps in 70's with winds varying around 10 knots; the crew enjoyed an after race social at SMSA in Solomons

Saturday, April 10, 2021
Number of days:
1 day
  • Paddling by Calvert Marine Museum

Paddled from Oyster Bay community kayak launch to Calvert Marine Museum, then down past Zahneiser's to Solomons Island and back home. Water temperatures still in the upper 50's but a beautiful Spring day! 

Wednesday, April 7, 2021
Number of days:
1 day
  • Race Training Track

Wednesday evening racing training on NPSC 44' Luders yawl; helmsman role; the team practiced tacking upwind to SMSA mark, then running downwind wing on wing using the pole and jibing the pole; when winds subsided a bit late in the day, practiced flying the spinnaker; 14.16 miles

Sunday, April 4, 2021
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1 day
  • Mizzen Staysail up for an Easter Sail

Crewed a NPSC 44' Luders yawl for an Easter Day sail out of the Patuxent River and across the bay to the Eastern Shore with Bud, Erik, Clint and Mary; beautiful day with temps in the low 70's; winds started out mild at about 6 knots building to 10-15 knots for much of the sail; 22.65 miles

Sunday, March 28, 2021
Number of days:
1 day

Helmsman on NPSC Club entry 44" Luders yawl for Spring Frostbite Series Race #3; winds about 15 knots with a microburst 1/4 mile from the race finish and winds increasing to about 25 knots; overall a great race and a very adventurous day on the water!

Sunday, March 21, 2021
Number of days:
1 day

Helmsman on NPSC Club boat 44" Luders yawl for Spring Frostbite Series Race #2; very light winds varying to no winds by the end of the race; very slow race but still a fun day on the water! 

Saturday, March 20, 2021
Number of days:
1 day

Crewed NPSC 44' Luders yawl; sailed up the Patuxent River to Vera's on St. Leonard Creek with Bud, Bob, Mike, Clint and Dave; Dave's farewell lunch sail; 18.86 miles w/ winds varying about 8-12 knots

Saturday, January 2, 2021
Number of days:
1 day

Crewed NPSC 44' Luders yawl from the West Patuxent Basin out into the mouth of the Chesapeake; pleasure sail with Bud, Erik, Dan and Chad; 10.65 miles in pleasant winds on a "warm" winter day!