Awards

Portage Yacht Club Perpetual Awards

Sailor of the Year Award
Given in recognition of outstanding performance in competition and sportsmanship.
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Exemplary Crew Award
Given in recognition of outstanding efforts as a crew and as a reminder to skippers and crews alike of the indispensable role that the crew plays in sailboat racing.
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Most Improved Sailor Award
Given to the skipper who has most improved in the current season.
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Chapin Coaching Award
Presented to a person who has, over the previous year, distinguished him- or herself by helping others improve their sailing skills.
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Most Promising Beginner Award
A young, beginning sailor who displays outstanding sportsmanship, desire, courage, and sailing skill.
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Outstanding Junior Sailor Award
A junior sailor who is outstanding in achievement and sportsmanship.
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The Scot Sportsmanship Award
Presented in acknowledgement of on-the-water integrity as practiced by a competing PYC sailor.
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The Roy Toth Award
Conceived by long time Laser Fleet members after receiving Roy’s deck compass as a gift from his family in 2017. To be awarded to a member of the Laser Class.
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Broken Rudder Award
Even great sailors have bad days!
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The Thomas Lott Award
In recognition and gratitude for outstanding contributions to Huron Portage Yacht Club and yacht racing, and for inspiration for others to follow this course.
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Past Commodores of Huron Portage and Portage Yacht Clubs
Broken Rudder Award
Even great sailors have bad days!
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The Thomas Lott Award
In recognition and gratitude for outstanding contributions to Huron Portage Yacht Club and yacht racing, and for inspiration for others to follow this course.
Description and Recipient List

Past Commodores of Huron Portage and Portage Yacht Clubs