The Lake Yacht Racing Association (LYRA) is an association of yacht clubs on Lake Ontario and eastern Lake Erie. It was founded in 1884 to promote yacht racing among member clubs.
LYRA 2014The 2014 Annual Regatta will be held at Ashbridge's Bay Yacht Club in Toronto. Look for more news soon at www.LYRA2014.com. In 2015, the regatta will be hosted by Sodus Bay Yacht Club.
2013 LYRA Annual General Meeting
The 2013 LYRA AGM will be held at Ashbridge's Bay Yacht Club on Sunday November 17. The meeting will start at 1100 with a break for lunch, and is expected to conclude by 1600. The 2013 LYRA Boat of the Year winner will be announced, reports will be presented on LYRA 2014 and LYRA 2015,and the executive committee for the coming year will be elected. The AGM is an important opportunity for member clubs to have their say on the plans and activities of the Association. Will your club be represented? Do your representatives know what you think? If you have questions about the AGM, please contact LYRA President Dave Steenbergen.
2012 LYRA Boats of the Year
The LYRA Boats of the Year for 2012 were Blaze, a J/30 skippered by Brendan Benson from Oswego Yacht Club, and Panther, an Olson 30 skippered by Bryan Sims from Bronte Harbour Yacht Club. This was the first time that the Boat of the Year award has been shared. MORE