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                                                  CYC Summer 2022  Activities 

Aug 13 – Thousand Islands Cup 10:30 am

Aug 27 – CYC Stockholders Meeting

Aternative package pick up locations you can use

UPS Store in Price Chopper Plaza Alexandria Bay.  Shipments via Fed X or UPS CYC Member Craig Forbes is the manager.   Hours: 8:00 –  6:30 daily, 9:00 – 3:00 Saturday

Address to:

Your Name 

UPS – Store  43449 NYS Rte 12 Unit 100
Alexandria Bay, NY 13607

Chippewa Bay Post office if you have a PO Box. 

Address to: 

Your Name

1176 Co Rte 6 (your PO Box number) Chippewa Bay, NY 13623

Legendary boat brings author, David Kunz and  modeler Greg Ricer together in Clayton at the Antique Boat Show after two years.


David Kunz, has written a book about boat life in the Thousand Islands and a second book about Pardon Me

 CYC Activities Summer 2022

Concert on the Rocks July 3, 2022 Wyanoke Island

Devon Faith English & Carlton Colby 



CYC Cocktail Hour July 2 Hosted by Dan and Donna Conroy  


CYC Triathlon July 7

 Thursday July 14th, 2nd annual CYC fishing derby



Hydroplane and Classic Car show July 16

CYC Tennis Tournament – July 23

Regulations of Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence River

Safe Boating & Personal Watercraft


Motorboat & Jet Ski Regulations

NY Jet Ski Regulations

Jet skis are considered personal watercraft (PWC) vessels. As of January 1, 2005, you must have a boating safety certificate and be at least 14 years of age or older to operate a personal watercraft. To get your certification to operate a PWC, you’ll need to take written exams on applicable regulations as part of the Boating Safety Education Course. 

Under a new law, known as Brianna’s Law, ALL Motor boat operators: 

  • Born on or after Jan. 1, 1993 will need a boating safety certificate beginning in 2020.
  • Born on or after Jan. 1, 1988 will need a boating safety certificate beginning in 2022.
  • Born on or after Jan. 1, 1983 will need a boating safety certificate beginning in 2023.
  • Born on or after Jan. 1, 1978 will need a boating safety certificate beginning in 2024.
  • All motor boat operators regardless of age will need this certificate beginning in 2025.

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Mama and her 10 little ducklings