Classic Show June 12th, 2010


Video highlights of the 2010 show!

June 12th, 1000 - 1600

Hosted by the Burrard Yacht Club on location at 10 Gostick Place, North Vancouver.

Beautiful sunny warm weather greeted 20 classic yachts and almost 35 classic and custom cars for the 3rd annual Classic Boat and Car show at BYC. Several Classic Yachts from the USA participated and told your editor that “it was sure worthwhile coming to BYC for the event – we had a great time and really enjoyed the experience”. Friday night’s BBQ saw 160 members and participants enjoy burgers.

Saturday’s show attracted more attendance than the previous years’. 2 separate meals were enjoyed on Saturday Night (due to the number of participants). 80 members and guests on D-Float enjoyed a beautiful evening and a steak BBQ, and the participants in the show (110) enjoyed BBQ’s Pig and Chicken. At 2000 hrs the Keith Bennett Band started to play on the new Concrete breakwater, to approx. 100-150 members and guests. It was a beautiful evening and everyone enjoyed the spectacular view of Vancouver.

A thank you must go out to the Classic Show Committee that put in many hours to make the show a success: Betty Davison, Mike Topliss, Gord Gowland, Gord Argue, Gary McGregor, Lea Bancroft, Nicole Topic Travis Kleaman, Dave Cook, Mike O’Brian, Commodore -Wayne Wood Also the Board of Directors for their support and the 16 volunteers that worked so hard on the show day.

James Nelson
Committee Chair

AND THE WINNERS ARE!

Car Show
Best of Show - "Snappy" John Marett - 1960 Chev Sedan Delivery
Best Hot Rod - John & Joan McAllister Sr. - 1940 Ford Coupe
Best Stock/Original - Vic Bassanese - 1948 Plymouth
Best Custom - Graeme Tait - 1954 Chev Belair

Boat Show
Best of Show - KISAKI - Terry Bubb
Modern Classic - OCEAN AIRE - David Thompson
Vintage - THELONIUS - Larry Benson
Classics - WANDERER - Bob Scott