A Grand Time at Grand Lake 2014
We may have had a stormy start but the weather cleared for most that was planned by a great Oklahoma committee.
Friday’s lunch at The Aqua Bar at the Landings Marina gave a chance for old and new friends to visit.
You would think that a business meeting would be serious . . .
Digging into the all-you-can-eat shrimp buckets at Waterway Café at Harbors View Marina was a fun and delicious Friday night feast gaining a “thumbs up” vote.
Saturday was perfect for Show Day, complete with a Ship’s Store and Junior Judging. The evening banquet was held at the host facility of Arrowhead Yacht Club.
The President’s Cup for the year was presented by Chapter President George Reaves to Paul Hastings. Other Boat Show Awards were also presented. See notes with the attending boats.
Heartland Classics members love old boats and enjoy sharing time together and, there’s no denying it, eating is always a good part of our events.
Show boats enjoyed by members and the public on Saturday:
“Jan Marie” owned by Darren and Jan Arnold is a 1964 Correct Craft 16′ Compact Skier which this year won Best of Show.
This 1968 Cobalt 18′ Bubble Deck was an eye-catcher shown by Alex and Linda Barry. This is the winner of the 2014 Corinthian Award.
“Sleeper” is a 1981 Bertram 18′ Fly Bridge model also owned by Alex and Linda Barry.
Best Wood Boat Award was given to Michael and Angela Beachner for this 1964 Chris Craft 20′ Super Sport named “Liberty Bella”.
Annabella enjoys lounging on the Beachner’s Cavalier Cruiser which won Best Display.
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