About Massapoag Yacht club

Dubious Distinction Award

This award is given to the person deemed to have done the most to save the other members of the Club from having their own blunders recognized. This handsome piece of questionably useful furniture is given in grateful appreciation that the previous recipient won’t receive it two times in a row.  This award is given to the person deemed to have done the most to save the other members of the Club from having their own blunders recognized. This handsome piece of

The club owes its admiration to this year’s earner who was sailing on a Sunday afternoon and in second place, when suddenly, he lost track of the course.  He thought he was finishing, even though the lead boat rounded the mark and headed upwind. When he realized his mistake, he went back to round the mark, hit the mark, and collided with another boat that had lost its tiller extension and could not steer clear. He did his spins, continued racing, going from 2nd to 8th place in < one minute.

For this special move, we award the Hat Rack for 2020 to:

                           Greg Kampf

The person who is deemed to have done the most to save the other members of the club from having their own nautical blunders recognized.

Previous Winners

  • 2020 - Greg Kampf
  • 2019 - John Eckart
  • 2018 - Don Bennett
  • 2017 - Seth Newton
  • 2016 - Jeff Sprung
  • 2015 - Mike Ganshirt
  • 2014 - Don Bennett
  • 2013 - Mark Stoughton
  • 2012 - Bob Gaffney
  • 2011 - Rick & Niki Tattersfield
  • 2010 - Ed Wojtaszek
  • 2009 - Rich Hirsch
  • 2008 - Scott Rosa
  • 2007 - Ron Alman
  • 2006 - Harold & Myrna Levin
  • 2005 - Harvey Davidson
  • 2004 - Ron Alman
  • 2003 - Diane Kampf
  • 2002 - Mike Jones
  • 2001 - Tim Ryan
  • 2000 - Lenore Olsen
  • 1999 - Jay McNeff
  • 1998 - Peter Kovat
  • 1997 - Jim Cavanagh
  • 1996 - Morey Waltuck
  • 1995 - Bruce Fitzpatrick
  • 1994 - Ed Herman
  • 1992 - Marty Neuman
  • 1991 - Carole Isgur
  • 1990 - Dan Waltuck
  • 1989 - Ralph Rieu
  • 1988 - Dave Keller
  • 1987 - Joe & Joseph DeCarlo
  • 1986 - Ed Isgur
  • 1985 - Dick Kelly
  • 1983 - Judy Hartmann
  • 1982 - Bill Ackerman
  • 1981 - Al Landry
  • 1980 - David Landry
  • 1979 - Tom Scott
  • 1978 - Jim Simmons
  • 1977 - Betty McKinnon & Martha Rich
  • 1976 - C. Byers
  • 1975 - G. Gleason
  • 1974 - Lloyd McDonald
  • 1973 - Hal Lavien
  • 1972 - Max Sarazin
  • 1971 - Eleanor Linden
  • 1970 - Harold Lavien
  • 1969 - Ralph Hynes
  • 1968 - Red Healy
  • 1967 - Don Stoddard
  • 1966 - Gordon McKinnon
  • 1965 - John Hughes
  • 1964 - Larry Lawrence
  • 1963 - Phillip Sheridan
  • 1962 - Gordon MacInnes
  • 1961 - Al Kamp
  • 1960 - Doc Freedman
  • 1959 - Roy Larsen
  • 1958 - Warren Churchill
  • 1957 - Nudd & Holt
  • 1956 - George Cosman
  • 1955 - Bun Congdon

 

Contact Information

Massapoag Yacht Club58 Lakeview Street P.O.Box 18
Sharon, MA 02067

Lat: 42° 5' 52" N     Lon: 71° 10' 50" W

Email:  info@sailmyc.org