Club Meetings

First Tuesday of the month, except July, Aug. and Sept.

6:30 Potluck dinner, 7:30 Program.  

Puget Sound Y.C., 2321 N. Northlake Way, Seattle

Non-Members are always welcome

  • April 7 -- Meeting Cancelled Statement from our Commodore, Scott Wallingford -- It appears we will need to follow orders and avoid unnecessary contact with others. As of now our April 7th gathering is cancelled
    Posted Mar 17, 2020, 5:16 PM by Mark Olsoe
  • March 3rd - Solar Powered "Electric Paddle" Outboard - Minutes Attached Joe Grez from Electric Paddle ( will present his experiences cruising in a small boat using solar power to drive an electric outboard motor. Given all the deck ...
    Posted Mar 13, 2020, 12:01 PM by Mark Olsoe
  • Feb 4 - Annual Auction Here's your chance to clean out your sailing loft and/or garage.  Bring your used gear here to sell and also be ready to bid on some great gear ...
    Posted Jan 8, 2020, 6:07 PM by Mark Olsoe
  • Jan 7th - Presentation by New Commodore Scott Wallingford - Minutes Attached This meeting will be an introduction to the 2020 season and present the calendar of events for NWMA. Also a presentation from Scott Wallingford (Commodore) and the other offices who ...
    Posted Jan 9, 2020, 8:43 AM by Mark Olsoe
  • Dec 3 -- Christmas Party Potluck w/ Minutes Attached Come one come all to kick off the Holiday's at our festive Annual Christmas Party Potluck.  Bring a dish and/or drinks to share.  The club will be providing ...
    Posted Dec 8, 2019, 5:58 PM by Mark Olsoe
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Items of Interest

Please consider contributing articles and pictures about your sailing adventures - building/repair, cruising, racing . . .

  • Continuing Progress by Joel and Patty in California After their open house enjoyed by many of us, Joel and Patty moved their project to a warmer and drier location on the Napa River in California. They are finishing the bridge decks joining the akas to the main hull, with the plan to continue fit out and rigging until finally launching into the Napa River.  Here's the link to their current photo blog -- 
    Posted Feb 25, 2020, 1:45 PM by Mark Olsoe
  • The Story of Joel and Patty's Open House -- Moving from our past to the future Here's Eric Lindahl's write up of Joel and Patty’s Marples 35 trimaran open house of Oct 27, 2019. --  They have been working on it for 2 years at a friends property in Woodinville.   The build began on Vashon Island several decades ago by David Vinson.  David was a long time NWMA club member and good friend and coworker of Wayne E.  He’d built a couple boats, including getting Wayne interested in multihulls by building 3 Meters with him.  Sadly David got sick and passed away way too soon, before he could put the hulls together.  A few years back the project was offered for sale and Steve M, a rescuer of multihulls, bought them & trailered it ...
    Posted Nov 24, 2019, 7:35 PM by Mark Olsoe
  • Our Polynesian Roots Thousands of years ago Austronesian seafarers mastered the design and construction of blue water capable multihull sail boats.  They used these boats to explore and colonize vast reaches of the Pacific and Indian Oceans.  On April 2, 2019 we will be graced by the visit of Mimi George, one of the world’s leading researchers of this ancient technology. The following paper presents some of her research and also touches on her efforts to help preserve these capabilities among living Polynesians.  A particularly interesting part of this research is the finding that the long slender arms of the traditional claw sail bend over to spill heavy wind but are stiff enough to capture the forces of light to moderate airs ...
    Posted Mar 10, 2019, 6:10 PM by Mark Olsoe
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2016 Rally to Everett

Please join us as we all meet up at the Everett guest dock for a weekend of fun!

  • 2020 Club Calendar Northwest Multihull Association 2020 CalendarMeetings/Education/Events/RacesJANUARYJanuary 7, 2020 : Club MeetingJanuary 25 -26 : Blake Island 5th annual Cruise and Snooze, Sloop Tavern Yacht Club,www ...
    Posted Feb 25, 2020, 4:26 PM by Mark Olsoe
  • Everett Rally May 15 - 17 This years rally (2020) will be very similar to last years and will be updated soon.  Here's last year blurb:  Weekend rally based at the Port of Everett. We ...
    Posted Mar 13, 2020, 11:59 AM by Mark Olsoe
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