Yachtsman & Yachtswomen

Mike Wardlow Memorial Trophy – Yachtsman of the Year

The Yachtsman of the Year award shall be conferred annually by the Dana Point Yacht Club to a member in good standing who embodies the Corinthian spirit both on and off the water.  The recipient will be an individual who displays honor, integrity, sportsmanship, generosity, courtesy, seamanship and a love and respect of yachting and the sea as recognized by his peers.

This award shall consist of a perpetual trophy known as the Mike Wardlow Memorial Trophy, which will be awarded each year at the Commodore’s Ball and shall reside at and be maintained by Dana Point Yacht Club.  Each year the recipient’s name and year will be placed on a brass plaque affixed to the trophy at DPYC expense. In addition the winner will be presented a take home memento engraved with the recipient’s name, year awarded, and the full name of the Award.

This award shall be presented to just one member in any calendar year.  Nominees may not be a current Board member or Officer.

Sue Senescu Memorial Trophy – Yachtswoman of the Year

The Yachtswoman of the Year award shall be conferred annually by the Dana Point Yacht Club to a member in good standing who embodies the Corinthian spirit both on and off the water.  The recipient will be an individual who displays honor, integrity, sportsmanship, generosity, courtesy, seamanship and a love and respect of yachting and the sea as recognized by her peers.  The recipient does not have to be a racer.

This award shall consist of a perpetual trophy known as the Sue Senescu Memorial Trophy, which will be awarded each year at the Commodore’s Ball and shall reside at and be maintained by Dana Point Yacht Club.  Each year the recipient’s name and year will be placed on a brass plaque affixed to the trophy at DPYC expense. In addition the winner will be presented a take home memento engraved with the recipient’s name, year awarded, and the full name of the Award.

This award shall be presented to just one member in any calendar year.  Nominees may not be a current Board member or Officer.

Yachtsman, Yachtswomen & Junior Yachtsman of the Year

 Recipients of the
Mike Wardlow Memorial Trophy
    Recipients of the
Sue Senescu Memorial Trophy
    Recipients of the
Junior Yachtsman of the Year
         
2006    Lance McCabe   Inaug Yr   Cindy Wynne    2014   Jimmy Eiland
2007   Bill Fielder   2016   Anna Scharer    2015   Thomas McCorkle
2008   Bruce Lotz         2016   Riley Lenthall
2009   Tom Adamson         2017   Carsen Lenthall
2010   Jack Taylor              
2011   Barry Senescu              
2012   Jason Adamson              
2013   Cindy Wynne              
2014   John Berry              
2015   Brian Lapwood              
2016   Pat Shoemaker                

 

Nomination Ballots & Deeds of Gift

Nomination Deadline — 

Yachtsman of the Year – Nomination Ballot
Deed of Gift

Yachtswoman of the Year – Nomination Ballot
Deed of Gift

Please complete your nomination and place it in the ballot box on the OD table in the lobby or email it to Fleet Captain at fleet@dpyc.org.before the nomination deadline.

Current Yachtsman of the Year


S/C Pat Shoemaker

Current Yachtswoman of the Year


Anna Scharer

Junior Yachtsman of the Year

The Junior Yachtsman of the Year was started in 2014 in order to recognize the junior sailor who embodies the Corinthian spirit both on and off of the water.

This year's Junior Yachtsman of the Year is
Carsen Lenthall

Junior Yachtsman of the Year
Deed of Gift