Del Mar Marina schedules many cruises during the year,
Catalina Cruises scheduled. For
more information on the availability  of cruises
hosted by the marina, call 760
725 sail (7245)
Santa Margarita Yacht Club
Bridge Contact and Cruise Chairperson
Kat Wacker, Rear Commodore
The success of the SMYC cruise program is
dependent on members willing to volunteer to organize a
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cruise. If you
are willing to serve as an organizer, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
For current info. please refer to the latest SMYC newsletter.
1. The mission of the SMYC cruising program is to:
a. Determine the date and destination for cruises.
b. If the destination has slips (visiting a yacht club or
public wharves), contacting
the host regarding availability and
determining the best way to handle slip
reservations (as a group or
c. Plan the social events at the destination.
d. Provide contact information among the participating boats.
e. Provide a clearinghouse to match members with boats with
would like to crew.
f. Provide information about cruising experiences and helpful
hints that may
make cruising safer and more enjoyable.
g. Make it abundantly clear that the boat owner and skipper
bear sole and full
responsibility for the decisions
regarding boat preparation, navigation, and
h. Sponsor the re-instatement of the club seamanship contest,
anchoring, man-over-board drill, and
2. It is NOT the mission of the cruising committee to:
a. Impose any requirements or guidelines regarding boat
or operation. If individual
skippers want to buddy boat, they can do so on their
b. Undertake any responsibility for aiding boats in
distress. Boat skippers may
respond individually to calls
for assistance in accordance with the federal,
state and laws of the sea.
a. Each boat participating in a SMYC-sponsored cruise must
have at least one
SMYC member aboard, and fly the SMYC
b. When the cruise includes using the facilities of another
yacht club, e.g. dock or
club house, SMYC members must sign in
under their SMYC membership
number. As GUESTS of the hosting
MEMBERS in good standing
may use the facilities of the host