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2020 Notable Performances (Non-DIYC Events)

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ECSA Circuit


Overall ECSA


ECSA Circuit


Division 1


ECSA Circuit


Division 6

Fusion ECSA Circuit 1st Division 7
Snow Bird ECSA Circuit 2nd Division 3
Prism ECSA Circuit 3rd Division 6


End of Season Awards Presentation

Congratulations to these 2020 Award Winners!   


Wednesday Night Overall Trophies


Highest ranking member yacht in the Wednesday Night Series in each class.


Floyd Memorial Trophy (Class One - Non Spinnaker)

Reepicheep -  Peter Floyd

Ballou Memorial Trophy (Class Two - Spinnaker)

Wolverine - Dave Nauber

Fred Winslow Trophy (Class Three - Spinnaker)

XLR8 - Brad Porter

Memorial Commodore Trophy (Class Four - Spinnaker)

Not Awarded - No Class Four

Fagan Memorial Trophy

Not Awarded - Fagan Memorial Regatta Abandoned

Highest ranking member yacht in the Fagan Memorial Regatta.


Shirley Hall Trophy

Wolverine - Kathy Nauber

Highest ranking member yacht with a 50% women crew and a women at the helm in the Hall Series.


Don Later Trophy

Not Awarded - No Etchells class

Highest ranking member Etchells in Spring & Summer Etchells Series.


Sturgis Redfield Distance Trophy

Wolverine - Dave Nauber

Highest ranking member yacht in the Overnight/Daylight Distance  Race.

Paul McLaughlin Memorial Trophy

Not Awarded - No Spring Regatta   (Covid-19)

Highest ranking member yacht in the Spring Regatta.

Thundermug Trophy 

Wolverine - Dave Nauber

Highest ranking member yacht in the Thundermug Regatta.

Patrick Hayes Memorial One Design Trophy

#3011- Evan, Molly and Josh Cooper

Highest ranking  JY15 in the Thursday Night One Design Series.

Dr. Merrill C. Hills Award

 Mark McCarthy

Given to the member who has, in the opinion of the Board of Governors, made the most significant contribution to the sport of sailing.



Commodore's Trophy

The 2020 Covid-19 Committee - which included the Flag Officers plus BJ Bernblum, Mark Salerno, Dick Saunders, and Skip Young.

Given for outstanding assistance and support to the Commodore during the year.


Donald Dyson Corinthian Award  

Doug Carlisle, Todd McKenzie, Mark Salerno, and Bob Weinstein - Crane raising and repair.

Given to the Racing Skipper who exemplifies the Corinthian Spirit on the racecourse.

If not for this group we would not have be able to get to the race course in 2020.


Bob and Roz Weinstein Cruising Award

Roz and Bob Weinstein

The 2020 officer group has created this annual award to honor the significant contributions of Bob and Roz to the cruising life of DIYC and in looking forward to a post Covid world in hopes many of our members will follow the great example they have set for all.


Golden Duck Award - Port

Mark McCarthy - Slainte taking an unfortunate short cut through the mooring field.

Golden Duck Awards are given to the members who have made the most significant contribution to the entertainment of their fellow yachtsman through displays of unique seamanship, agility in small boats, or other graces.


Golden Duck Award - Starboard

Doug Carlisle - Cranky Pants fall from grace  on to Judy's little JY15.





Notable Performances (More Detail) 

In 2020 due to Covid-9 the Off Soundings Spring and Fall Series were cancelled, as well as the  DIYC BIYC Block Island Race Week.