Scots N' Water - The Flying Scot Class Magazine

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1973 Vol 17 #1
  • The President is Honored
  • Two Florida Regattas in February
1973 Vol 17 #10

After the "Flying Scotch"

1973 Vol 17 #3

Standing Tall

1973 Vol 17 #4

NAC Site

1973 Vol 17 #6

Carolina's Action

1973 Vol 17 #7
  • It's Time for the NAC
  • Racing Round-up
1973 Vol 17 #8

Michigan Teen Wins Nationals

1975 Vol 19 #4

Visiting Champs Triumph

1976 Vol 20 #1

Midwinters Launching Scene

1976 Vol 20 #2
  • Marc Eagan Wins Second Junior Title
  • Interesting Scot Shots
1976 Vol 20 #3
  • Eagan, Eagan, Ehman...1, 2, 3
  • Midwinters Images
  • Board Discusses Hott Report
  • First Championship of Champions Series Sailed
  • Schreck Warms Up First
1976 Vol 20 #4

Wynn-Hatton Teamwork wins Punchbowl Meet

 

1976 Vol 20 #5

Register Now for NAC

1976 Vol 20 #6
  • Annual Meeting Slated, August 17
  • Charter Boats Available
  • Flying Scot NAC Program Set
1977 Vol 21 #10
  • Marc Eagan 1977 North American Flying Scot Champion

 

1977 Vol 21 #2
  • Governors Approve Insurance Plans
  • Mother, Daughter Cruise Florida Keys
  • Flying Scot Carries a Message
1977 Vol 21 #3
  • Gordy Powers, Mid-Winters Champion
  • Race by race results
1977 Vol 21 #4
  • Bowers Shares Tips
  • Make Reservations Early for NAC
  • Lessons in Art of Gaining Boat Speed
1977 Vol 21 #5
  • What Price Gold Plate?
  • Charlevoix Hosts Scots, Art Fair
  • Mast Rake Question
1977 Vol 21 #6
  • K. Elam Captures Texas District Title
  • Some Points on Placing Your Compass
  • NAC Countdown
1977 Vol 21 #7
  • Vance nominated for presidency
  • Fleet 130 granted charter
  • Charlevoix awaits Scots
1977 Vol 21 #8
  • Fleet 41 Mourns Death of Sam "FS" Tellschow
  • District Regatta coverage
  • Skipper finds Scots Stable, Sailable
  • Flying Scot Notes from One-of-a-Kind Regatta
  • Women Advance to Adams Competition
1978 Vol 22 #1
  • Cruising the Great Lakes
  • Allen Lindsey wins Florida juniors
1978 Vol 22 #2
  • Eagan wins Midwinters
  • Sandy sounds an alarm
  • How to cut transom ports
  • Register for Riverside
  • Johnson lead Juniors
1978 Vol 22 #3
  • Capsize
  • Housing waits at Riverside
  • Measurer explains philosophy
  • McLane captures Dixie
1978 Vol 22 #8
  • Measurer writing hardware specs
  • Mike Douglas wins GYA 'walk'
  • Hottest Scot takes 1/2 point win
  • Flotation demonstration dispels 'myth'
  • End of the sail
1979 Vol 23 # 2
  • Bubby Eagan wins Midwinters
  • Sandy Coaches Light Wind Trim
1979 Vol 23 #1

Mid-winters Attact Early Registration

1979 Vol 23 #3
  • Ehman to Direct One-Design
  • McLane Captures Dixie
  • Eagan Tells How Crew Works
1979 Vol 23 #4
  • From $15 to Lake Carlyle
  • Massachusetts votes for Scot
  • Goldsmith Advises on Spinnaker
1979 Vol 23 #5
  • Lake Carlyle committee prepares for 1979 Championship
  • Tears wins 5th in Texas
  • NAC opens Aug. 3 at Carlyle
  • Schultz wins Carolina crown
1979 Vol 23 #6
  • Vance sees continued growth
  • Goldsmith shares secrets
  • Stone, Leipper win titles
  • Photo- Crew Mae Singletary shoves pole forward on jibe, while Commodore coaches
1979 Vol 23 #7
  • Bruce Goldsmith wins
  • North American title
  • Measurer limits rigging
1979 Vol 23 #8
  • Manee wins Greater New York
  • Schreck walks tall in GYA
  • Hurricane damages Scot havens
  • Champion coaches main trim
1980 Vol 24 #2
  • Bobby Eagan Repeats Mid-winter Title
  • Measurer Rules Double-Ended Vangs, Cunninghams Legal
  • When to Protest?
  • Bound for Honduras
1980 Vol 24 #3
  • Sam Hopkins Wins Junior Championship
  • Strength Techniques on Downward Leg
1980 Vol 24 #4
  • Hott Comments on Rigging
  • April Fools in the Neuse
  • More from Goldsmith on Spinnakers
1980 Vol 24 #5

Scot Introduced at Lake Murray

1980 Vol 24 #6
  • Southeastern District Proposed
  • Elam takes Sailing Lesson from Sophocles
1980 Vol 24 #7
  • Judy McKinney wins Adam Cup
  • District Pick Champions
  • Danny Killeen Sails to 1980 Title
1980 Vol 24 #8
  • Al Schurr wins Douglass
  • 'Roll Tacking Doesn't Pay'
  • Mid-winters set March 3-7
  • 'Not Restrictive Enough'
1981 Vol 25 #1
  • Larry Taggart wins Gulf District, again...2
  • Midwinters deserve GLFSRIF title...7
  • Northwest skippers addition to fleet...2
  • Crusing singlehanded to Cape Lookout: Paul Newton recounts a Scot overnight...page 8
1981 Vol 25 #2

Mike Johnson, Jr. wins Mid-Winter

1981 Vol 25 #3
  • Scots n' Water Editor, Dick Elam, retires...2
  • Flying Scot Re-rigged for Midwinters (?)...3
  • 1981 NAC at LNYC...8
  • 'Is the one-design racing?'...11
  • Harry Carpenter and crew/wife Karen cross the finish line.
1981 Vol 25 #4
  • Hal Walker gybes at LNYC "Great 48"
  • Let's resolve rigging problem...2
  • Wind, Waves, and Water at Lake Norman...5
  • Results of FSSA Membership Opinion Survey...8
  • Proposed Running Rigging Amendments...10
1981 Vol 25 #5
  • Dave Batchelor prepares to round windward mark at 1981 Carolinas District Championship
  • Of Buoyancy, Capsize, and Other Things...5
  • N.Y. Lakes District Governor explains Feb. 1979 Proposed Amendment...7
  • Commodore Vance take us on armchair visit to Roatan...8
  • Race Results...13
1981 Vol 25 #6
  • Andy Fox wins NAC...1
  • What's an NAC like?
  • Look at the pictures...1-13
  • Wanna Know how to Lose?...17
1981 Vol 25 #7
  • Chuck Winans & Holly Helliwell doing their thing on Lake Massapoag.
  • Wanna build your Fleet?...2
  • New dates set for '82 Midwinters...7
  • New FSSA officers...7
  • Picture lesson on righting Scot...8,9
1981 Vol 25 #8
  • Bobby Eagan, "Sail to Win"...3
  • Register for Midwinters...5
  • Northerners better haul those Scots...7
  • Plan '82 vacation around NAC...8,9
  • Richard Wade and crew Kelsom Elam test chute before race at 1981 NAC
1984 Vol 28 #1
  • Certificates to Ease NAC Measurement
  • Sailing in Waves
  • Participate in FSSA Member Survey
1984 Vol 28 #2

1984 FSSA Mid Winters, April 3-7, 1984

1984 Vol 28 #3

Let's Sail!

1984 Vol 28 #4

Victory!

  • MidWinters
  • North Americans
1984 Vol 28 #5

How to:

  • Recover from a Bad Start
  • Learn the Rules
1984 Vol 28 #6

Another Milestone!

1985 Vol 29 #1
  • Sailcloth Selection
  • Membership Procedures
1985 Vol 29 #2

Sail Design

Mid-Winter Regatta Information

1985 Vol 29 #3
  • Spinnaker Design
  • Membership Information
  • NAC Update
1985 Vol 29 #4

Greg Fisher Claims Mid-Winter Championship Title

1985 Vol 29 #6

Marc and Bubby Eagan 1985 North American Champions

1986 Vol 30 #1

Like the Sea at Sunset, Summer Shimmers in my Mind...

1986 Vol 30 #2

Issue Dedicated to the Future of Flying Scot Fleets

1986 Vol 30 #3
  • Regatta Results Round-Up
  • Crew Teamwork and Success
  • 1986 Regatta Notices
1986 Vol 30 #4

Picture Perfect

1986 Vol 30 #5
  • A Capsize Pictorial
  • Scots Cruise the Caribbean
  • High Tech Sails in Our Future
1986 Vol 30 #6
  • 1986 NAC: A Dual in Dixie
  •  Crusin' in Carolina
  •  Annual Meeting Highlights
1987 Vol 31 #1

Canadian Nationals

Canadian Cruise

1987 Vol 31 #2
  • 30th Anniversary of Flying Scot
  • The Fleet Review; Fleet Building
  • Fleet Beat
  • Mid-line SAG
  • Regatta Spotlight
  • When the Sun Goes Down
  • 1987 FS Midwinter Championship
  • The Fleet's In
  • 1987 North American Championship
1987 Vol 31 #3
  • Midwinter's Mini Report
  • NAC Regatta Notice
  • Scot World Cruise
1987 Vol 31 #4
  • Gadgets and Gilhickies
  • The President's Report
  • Whale Watching
  • 1987 Midwinter Championship
  • Championship Scores
  • Challenger Scores
  • The Measurer's Memo; The Treasurer's Note
  • The Fleet Review: Fleet 97
  • The Fleet Beat
1987 Vol 31 #5

KeepSake Issue

1957-1987

Thirtieth Anniversary

1987 Vol 31 #6
  • 1987 NAC
  • Racing the 1987 NAC
  • NAC Results
  • Last Sail of the Season
1988 Vol 32 #1
  • Book Review, Sixty Years Behind the Mast
  • 1998 FS Midwinter Championship
  • Fleet Review
  • Officer Profile: Pat Barry
  • Cruising Alaska
  • Mississippi Sound
  • Regatta Spotlight
1988 Vol 32 #2

Pittsburgh to St. Petersburg

Dream Cruise in a Scot

1988 Vol 32 #4
  • Officer Profile: Paul Moore
  • 1989 NAC Oswego, NY
  • The Future of Sailing
  • Scot Safety
  • So I Had a Bad Day
  • Regatta Spotlight
1989 Vol 33 #1
  • 1989 FSSA Midwinter Championship
  • Building a Youth Sailing Program
  • Meade on "Goofy" Cops 1988 JR NAC
  • USYRU November Meeting
  • Thoughts on Racing Single Handed
  • Oswego, NY, 1989 NAC
  • The District Governor
  • Regatta Spotlight
1989 Vol 33 #2
  • News Around the FSSA
  • Sid's...No Place in One Design Classes
  • It's A Small World
  • Man's Best Crew, His Wife!
  • The Other Side of the Islands
  • Planning Your Race
  • The Sailor's Eyes
  • For Sail, 20% Off
  • Husband-Wife Championship
1989 Vol 33 #3
  • 1989 Husband-Wife Championship
  • Thoughts on Saling; Talking with Eric Ammann
  • Regattas By District
  • Regattas By Date
  • Flying Scot New Members A Fishy Story
  • Sailing Simulators and Computers
  • 1989 Midwinter Championship Capsize...It Happens to the Best
  • Midwinter Results
  • 1989 North American Championship
1989 Vol 33 #4
  • FSSA Feedback
  • When Disaster Strikes, Will You Be Ready?
  • Taming the Spinnaker
  • USYRU and the FSSA
  • Early Morning Sailing
  • Spinnaker Handling Not for "Blue Eyes" Only
  • Spinnaker Fundamentals
1989 Vol 33 #5
  • 1989 North American Championships
  • NAC Results
  • The Sailor's Skin
  • 1989 Husband-Wife Championship
1989 Vol 33 #6
  • FSSA News
  • FSSA Feedback
  • 1990 FSSA Midwinter Championship
  • 1989 NAC Diary
  • Southern Yacht Club to Host 1990 NAC
  • Let Your Kids Sail
  • FSSA Facts
  • The Glow
1990 Vol 34 #1
  • 1990 FSSA Midwinter Championship
  • Officer Profile - Larry Taggart
  • Thoughts on Rigging the Flying Scot
  • Tight Reaching with the Spinnaker
  • Going Sailing
  • Most Embarrassing Moment
1990 Vol 34 #2
  • News Around the FSSA
  • From the President
  • Fleets In
  • Fleet Reports
  • FSSA Australian Cruise
  • Living with a Bronze-Age Flying Scot
  • Starting Line
1990 Vol 34 #3
  • The One Design Philosophy
  • Jr NAC/ Ladies NAC Registration
  • 1990 NAC Registration
  • 1990 NAC
  • Spinnaker Designs
  • Starting Line
  • News from the Board of Governors
  • 1990 Midwinter Championship Results
  • Fleets In
  • Come Sail the Turkish Coast
  • Fish(er) or Fowl(er)
1990 Vol 34 #4
  • News Around the FSSA
  • J. Edgar Eubanks 1937-1990
  • Officers at Work
  • Building for the Future
  • 1990 Midwinters
  • Midwinter Diary
  • Sailrace: Regatta Scoring Program
  • The Telescoping Tiller
  • Wife-Husband Championship Regatta November 10-11, 1990
  • Fleets In
1990 Vol 34 #5
  • 1990 NAC Leaders

Marc Eagan

Greg Fisher

1990 Vol 34 #6
  • From Your New Editor
  • Letters
  • Telltails, Juniors, Thumbs-out, What if...?
  • "Charlie"
  • Share-A-Scot
  • "Teaming Up"
  • Flying Scot Permanent Trophies
  • People Profile
  • Why are there Letters and Numbers on My Sail?
  • The History of Kamikazes and The Flying Scot Class
1991 Vol 35 #1
  • From Your Editor
  • Letter to the Editor
  • The Warm Ups
  • The Midwinter Championships
  • Flying Scot Permanent Trophies
  • "Uncle Floyd"
  • The Beginner is FS 1744
  • What's in a Name?
  • Fun and Games at Fleet 19
  • Ego Ergo I go Racing
  • People Profile
  • 1990 Flying Scot Husband/Wife Championship Regatta
  • 1991 NAC
1991 Vol 35 #2
  • Letters to the Editor
  • Dear Sunshine
  • What if...
  • People Profile
  • Sailing Flying Scots
  • Firsts
  • The Race from Hell
  • Florida District
  • "Two Up and Blowing Stink"
  • Permanent Trophies
  • Starting Line
  • North American Championship
1991 Vol 35 #3

1991 NAC

July 20-26

Riverside, CT

1991 Vol 35 #4

1991 Midwinters Results

1991 Vol 35 #5
  • From the Editor/ Tell Tails
  • 1991 NAC Diary
  • NAC Results
  • Wife-Husband NAC
  • Confessions of a Once Reluctant Flying Scot Sailor
  • Greater New York District Championship
  • Ohio District Championship
  • Racing Sailboats or Things that go Bump
  • Sailing and Sightseeing in Turkey
  • Fleet 24/ Candlewood Yacht Club Invitational
1991 Vol 35 #6

1991 NAC

1992 Vol 36 #1
  • Letter to the Editor
  • A Hard Look
  • Painting an Old Flying Scot
  • Parthenocissus Qinquefolia (Annual Cruise Update)
  • As a Son of a Son of a Sailor
  • Jib Sheet Cleating
  • Burgee Vote
  • Burgees
  • 1992 Midwinter Championship
  • Flying Scot Upwind Sail Trim and Gear Changing
1992 Vol 36 #2
  • To the Editor
  • From the Editor
  • 1992 FSSA NAC
  • Canadian Championship
  • What about Bob and my Flying Scot?
  • Wife-Husband NAC
  • Scots Moving West
  • Turkey Day Regatta
  • 35th Anniversary Regatta
1992 Vol 36 #3
  • To the Editor
  • From the Editor
  • 1992 FSSA NAC
  • A Guide to Local Knowledge- Carlyle
  • Convenience Sailing
  • 1992 Midwinters Results
  • The Fleet 80 Amendment/ Good & Bad
  • Jib Seat Cleating Vote
  • Sandy Douglass Memorial Issue
1992 Vol 36 #4
  • To the Editor
  • From the Editor
  • People Profile
  • Midwinters 1992
  • Nightsail
  • Fleets In
  • NAC Results
  • New Members
  • Damage Control Report
  • Fleet Building Chicago Style

 

1992 Vol 36 #5
  • From the Editor
  • Sandy Douglas - In Appreciation
  • The Birth of the Scot
  • The Design
  • The Beginning
  • The Name
  • History of DYC Flying Scots Buick Ad
  • And the Flying Scot, Too is Getting Everybody's "Aye"
  • Flying Scots Inquiry
  • The Past
  • The Association
  • The Boat Company
  • The Present
  • The Future
1992 Vol 36 #6
  • To the Editor
  • Remembering Jack Orr
  • The Great 1992 NAC's Waterfight
  • New York District Championship
  • Flying Scot Wife-Husband NAC
  • Fleets In
  • Convenience and Safety for Real Old Salts
  • Pirates Cove
  • Sail the Turkish Coast
1993 Vol 37 #1
  • To The Editor
  • GH Performance Jib Trim
  • Measurement Committee
  • Fleets In
  • 1993 Midwinters
  • The Canadian Nationals
  • Not Home Alone or/ Travels with Barney
  • Ten Years with Fleet 27
  • "Where do you Put it?"
  • New Members
  • Caveat Emptor
1993 Vol 37 #2
  • Future Flying Scotters
  • Helpful Hints
  • More Buoyancy is in the Bag
  • Starting Line
1993 Vol 37 #3
  • How Do You Measure Success?
  • Me, Rip Van Winkle, and Flying Scots
  • Preventative Safety
  • North American Championship
  • NAC Registration
  • Midwinter Results
1993 Vol 37 #4
  • Fowler Beats Carpenter in Atlanta
  • Growing with Southern California's New Scot Fleet
  • 1993 Warm Ups Regatta
  • 1993 Midwinters
  • Allen Douglas
  • Photo Contest
1993 Vol 37 #5
  • Supporting Our Boat Builder
  • 1993 Women's National
  • The Sights and Sounds of FS
  • 1993 National Pictoral Report
  • Women's Division, Master's Division
  • Challenger Division
  • Junior Division
  • This One's For You, Jack!
1994 Vol 38 #1

World Class Sailor, Budy Melges, to be Present at Midwinters!

1994 Vol 38 #2
  • Spring's Here, Cold Weather Sailing is Over!
  • Happy Sailing in 1994!
1994 Vol 38 #3
  • 1996 Olympic Sailing Events
  • FSSA Board of Governors Minutes
  • Why I Like Sailboat Racing
  • The 1994 Midwinters
  • Measurement Activity at the Midwinter Governors Meeting
  • The 1994 Warm Up Regatta
1994 Vol 38 #4

Wife-Husband Championship

1994 Vol 38 #5
  • Connecticut Special Olympics
  • Fundamentally Speaking
  • Act Quickly If She Capsizes
  • Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Turtles, But Were Afraid to Ask
  • What's In a Name?
  • Annual Meeting
  • Performance Sailing Know-How
1994 Vol 38 #6

"It Never Rains in Southern California..."

1995 Vol 39 #2
  • Prairie District Reports
  • Capitol District Reports
  • 1995 Connecticut Special Olympics
  • Alexander's Discovery
  • Junior and Women's Competition
  • 1995 North America Championships
  • Rush Creek Yacht Club
1995 Vol 39 #3
  • Canadian Championship
  • Pensacola Women's Nationals
  • NAC July 15-21, Dallas, TX
1995 Vol 39 #4

Sailing the Midwinters 1995

1995 Vol 39 #5

Crystal Clear Water on Crystal Lake

1995 Vol 39 #6

1995 Junior and Women's Flying Scot Nationals Big Texas Success!

1996 Vol 40 #1

1995 Great 48 Regatta

May 6-7, 1995

1996 Vol 40 #2

Photo Finish at the N.Y. Lakes Districts

1996 Vol 40 #3

Florida District Report

1996 Vol 40 #4

Midwinter Excitement

1996 Vol 40 #5

NY Lake District Report

1996 Vol 40 #6

1996 NAC Results

Ohio District Reports

1997 Vol 41 #1

The Glow '96

1997 Vol 41 #2

The Jubilee Regatta

1997 Vol 41 #3

Sailing on St. Andrews Bay

1997 Vol 41 #4

1997 Midwinters

1997 Vol 41 #5

Flying Scots Celebrate 40 years of Sailing - The best of both worlds

1997 Vol 41 #6

The Women's NAC 1997

1998 Vol 42 #1

The Glow 1997

1998 Vol 42 #2
  • You Might Be a Flying Scot Nut if...
  • Letters to the Editor
  • On Being a Good First Mate
  • The Flying Scot National Championships
  • 40th Flying Scot North American Championship
  • Flying Scot Wife-Husband Regatta: A View From the Dock
  • 1998 Wife-Husband Regatta
  • RC Racing in Flying Scot Fleets
  • The Boom Vang
  • Aggravations
  • Meet the Staff
1998 Vol 42 #3

Cicumnavigating the Continental Divide

1998 Vol 42 #4

The Adams Cup

1998 Vol 42 #5

The NAC

1998 Vol 42 #6

The NAC

1999 Vol 43 #1

Flying Scot Sailors Win Championship of Champions!

1999 Vol 43 #2

Can you find the Flying Scot?

1999 Vol 43 #3

1999 Midwinter Regatta

1999 Vol 43 #4

Ohio District Highlights

1999 Vol 43 #5
  • From the President
  • Ewings Win Wife-Husband National Chapionship
  • 1999 Flying Scot North American Chapionship
  • 1999 Annual Meeting Minutes
  • How I Spent My Springbreak
  • Fleets In
1999 Vol 43 #6

Greater New York and Michigan-Ontario District Highlights

2000 Vol 44 #1

Carolina District Highlights

2000 Vol 44 #2

Pacific District Highlights

2000 Vol 44 #3

Brits Cross Atlantic to Challenge USA Flying Scots

2000 Vol 44 #4

Florida Highlight Issue

NAC Results

2000 Vol 44 #5

Texas District Highlights Issue

Wife/ Husband Regatta

2000 Vol 44 #6

Capitol District Highlights Issue

2001 Vol 45 #1

New England & New York Lakes District Highlights

2001 Vol 45 #2

Ohio District Highlights

2001 Vol 45 #3

Gulf District Highlights

2001 Vol 45 #4

Michigan-Ontario District Highlights

2001 Vol 45 #5

Carolina District Highlights

2001 Vol 45 #6

Pacific District Highlights

2002 Vol 46 #1

Florida District Highlights

2002 Vol 46 #2

Texas District Highlights

2002 Vol 46 #3

Capitol District Highlights

2002 Vol 46 #4

Ohio District Highlights

2002 Vol 46 #5

The Past The Present The Future

2002 Vol 46 #6

Midwest District Highlights

2003 Vol 47 #1
  • Where Did They Go?
  • Take A Break - Heave To
  • FSSA Treasurer Report
  • A Time Not Soon Forgotten
  • The Case of FS07
  • 2002 NAC Results

 

2003 Vol 47 #2
  • Scots'n Snow
  • Westhamption Yacht Squadron Hosts NY Districts
  • Death of Fleet 177
  • Lagniappe
  • Eastern Regional Women's Flying Scot Championship
  • 2002 Flying Scot Canadian Championship
  • Bill Draheim Wins Championship of Champions
  • 2003 Wife-Husband Regatta Notice of Race
  • 2003 Midwinter Championship Regatta Results
2003 Vol 47 #3

Michigan-Ontario Highlights

2003 Vol 47 #4

Greater New York and Carolinas Hightlights

2003 Vol 47 #5

Pacific District Highlights

2003 Vol 47 #6

Florida District Highlights

2004 Vol 48 #1

Capitol District Highlights

2004 Vol 48 #2
  • Superior Sailing
  • Deck Holes
  • Constitution and Bylaw Changes
  • North American Championship Notice of Race
  • Wife-Husband Championship Notice of Race
  • The Run
  • Racing and a Sunset Cruise - The 2003 Midwinters.
  • Sailing Proves That Sports Can Be Smart
  • The Flying Scot ® Website Forum
2004 Vol 48 #3
  • Scot Sailing in Texas Hill Country
  • Flying Scot Fleet 23 and the Leukemia Cup Regatta
  • Did You Win?
  • Tuning Guides - Good for America?
  • Blitzen
  • Saratoga Bound
  • 2003 Long Island Championship a SUCCESS
2004 Vol 48 #4
  • A Little History of FS Fleet 114 and Delavan Lake Yacht Club
  • Egyptian Cup Regatta
  • Fleet 83 - Iowa City, IA
  • Full Moon Regatta
  • 2004 Buckeye Regatta
  • We Really Sail A Lot! FS Fleet 140
  • How to WIN at Districts
  • Meet Florida’s New Flying Scot Champion
  • Jeff and Jim Jilek, Top NNYC Scot Racers AGAIN!
2004 Vol 48 #5

Gulf District Highlights

2004 Vol 48 #6

Michigan-Ontario Hightlights

2005 Vol 49 #1

New England District Highlights

2005 Vol 49 #2

Greater New York District Highlights

2005 Vol 49 #3

Carolinas District Highlights

2005 Vol 49 #4

Pacific District Highlights

2005 Vol 49 #5

Florida District Highlights

2005 Vol 49 #6

Ohio District Highlights

2006 Vol 50 #1

Capitol District Highlights

2006 Vol 50 #2
  • The Art of Navigation
  • Photo Gallery
  • Flying Scots Sailors & Boats Shine at US Championships
  • Flying Scot Midseason Report
  • Thanks for a Great Fall Classic
  • North American Championship NOR
  • Wife-Husband Championship Series NOR
  • The Name Game

 

2006 Vol 50 #3
  • Let Your Kids Sail
  • Fleet 191, The Unintentional Fleet
  • Wife-Husband Championship Results
  • Growing The Sport of Sailing
  • North American Championship NOR
  • North American Championship Entry Form
2006 Vol 50 #4

Midwestern District Highlights

2006 Vol 50 #5
  • 2006 Fleet of the Year Award
  • 2006 Flying Scot Greater NY District Championship
  • North American Championship 2007
  • Flying Scot 50th Anniversary Celebration
  • FS Sailors Survive Direct Hit by Tornado at N.A.C.
  • Flying Scot Spinnaker Techniques
  • FS 50th Anniversary Celebration Call for Photos
2006 Vol 50 #6

Michigan-Ontario Hightlights

2007 Vol 51 #1

New England District Highlights

2007 Vol 51 #2

Greater New York District Highlights

2007 Vol 51 #3 Anniversary Issue

Anniversary Issue

2007 Vol 51 #6

Florida District Highlights

2007 Vol 51 4 & 5
  • Editor’s Awards
  • 50th Anniversary Party Speech: Eric Ammann
  • 50th Anniversary Pig Roast/Ohio District
  • Championship/Family National Championship
  • A Perfect Scot Day!
  • Around The Island
  • Starting Fleet 192
  • US Sailor of the Week: Don Hott
  • When To Say When
  • Record Success for Flying Scot North American Sailing Championship
2008 Vol 52 #1

Ohio District Highlights

2008 Vol 52 #2

Capitol District Highlights

2008 Vol 52 #3

Texas District Highlights

2008 Vol 52 #4

Midwestern District Highlights

2008 Vol 52 #5

Gulf District Highlights

2009 Vol 53 #1
  • Single-handed Regatta at MYC
  • Something to Consider for Your Boat and Your Crew
  • Hurricane Hanna HAUNTS the 59th Annual MYC Regatta
  • A “Sailboating” Poem
  • The Pot of Gold at the End of the Rainbow
  • Chaos Cup
  • A Flying Scot Weekend
  • Masters Championship
  • New Project at Fleet 163 Aims to Increase Attendance at the 2009 Wife-Husband Championship
  • Fleet 135 Hosts Second Annual Glow II Regatta
2009 Vol 53 #2

Capitol District Highlights

2009 Vol 53 #3
2009 Vol 53 #4

Greater New York District Highlights

2009 Vol 53 #5
  • 2009 Mallory and Adams Cup Area A Elimination Held at MYC
  • FS Wife-Husband Championship – RC Review from the PRO
  • Internal Jib Sheets – Follow-up
  • Executive Committee and Board of Governors Meetings Informal Summary of Discussion and Decisions
  • Electronic Media and Flying Scots
  • The 2009 Flying Scot Midwestern Districts
  • Detroit Yacht Club Celebrates 50 Years of Scot Sailing
  • First-Ever Fleet 193 Grits ’n’ Haggis Regatta.
2009 Vol 53 #6
  • Fleet Communications – Make Them Frequent & Friendly!
  • Resurgence in Scot Racing in the Carolinas
  • Atlantic Coast Championships 2009
  • The View From The Back Of The Fleet Or THE REAL NEWS IS ... WHO DIDN’T FINISH LAST!
  • The Turkey at the Tiller
  • Wisconsin or Bust
  • Can a Small Club like Massapoag...Host the Wife-Husband? We Can and We Did!
2010 Vol 54 #1

Ohio District Highlights

2010 Vol 54 #2
2010 Vol 54 #3

Gulf District Highlights

2010 Vol 54 #4
2010 Vol 54 #5

Executive Committee Highlights

2010 Vol 54 #6

Dixie Lakes Highlights

2011 Vol 55 #1

New England Highlights Focus Factor 2010 Atlantic Coast Championships Saratoga’s Special People 2010 NACs – A View from the Rear Update: The Flying Scot Foundation Capsize!

2011 Vol 55 #2

Carolinas District Highlights

  • Storing Sails During the Winter
  • It’s the Little Things The Carolinas
  • District Regatta
  • Snowbird Special
  • Two Long Island Fleets To Cohost 2011 Flying Scot
  • North American Championships
  • 2010 Carolinas District Championship
  • Update: The Flying Scot Foundation
  • Two Proposed CMRs Unanimously Approved
2011 Vol 55 #3
  • 2011-2012 FSSA Sanctioned Regattas Schedule
  • Flying Scot Foundation 2011 Update & Grant Awards
  • When Should You Start Racing Your Flying Scot?
  • The Dubious Distinction Award
  • Mid-Winter Flying Scot Sailing and Trailering
  • One Way to Sail While on Vacation
  • Run, Don't Walk to the US SAILING One-Design Sailing Symposium
  • Preparing for the NAC
2011 Vol 55 #4

Florida District Highlights

2011 Vol 55 #5

Greater New York District

2011 Vol 55 #6

Midwestern District Highlights

2012 Vol 56 #1
  • A Flying Scot Sailor’s Firsthand Account of the Amazing Racing Machines of the 2010 America’s Cup
  • From Day Sailing to Regatta Racing in My Flying Scot
  • Going Home
  • Husband and Wife Sailing: Co-skippering
  • 2012 Flying Scot North American Championships at Lake Carlyle
  • Measurement Clarification
  • How I Refurbished My Flying Scot
2012 Vol 56 #2

Michigan Ontario District Highlights

2012 Vol 56 #3

Great 48 Regatta, Having A Ball, Spinnaker Trim, Rolling Over the Scot, Greater NY District 2011, Doolittle: A Very Ironic Name

2012 Vol 56 #4

2012 NAC, Full Moon Regatta, Bagpipes and Scots, Sailing Marketing 101, Fishing Bay Invitational, Saratoga's 26th Invitational, Scottish Games

2012 Vol 56 #5

What Kind of Trophy?, Flying Scots in the 2012 Whale of a Sail, Governor's Cup, Going It Alone, Glow in the Dark, Atlantic Coast Championships, Friends Gather at Lake Norman Yacht Club to Remember Diane Ross, An Incentive to Travel-Fleet 163

2012 Vol 56 #6

Dixie Lakes Overview, 2012 Wife Husband Championship, Fleet 118 Extreme Makeover, Foundation Milestone, Masthead Float Improvements, MBC Women's Championship, Alternate Jib Sheet Cleat Configuration

2013 Vol 57 #1
  • The 2012 Season at Fleet 11
  • Massapoag Yacht Club 63rd Annual Regatta
  • 2012 New England Districts
  • Four Racing Incidents: Strange but True
  • How Sweet It Is to Own a Brand-new Flying Scot
  • Greetings from South Jersey
  • Wife-Husband–or Was It the Midwinters? – in Rogersville, Alabama
2013 Vol 57 #2

Carolinas District Highlights

  • Winter Racing in the Carolinas
  • Smokin' Pork BBQ, the best way, the North Carolina Way!
  • Lake Norman Yacht Club to Host the 2013 North American Championship
  • Starting Sequence at the Atlantic Coast Championship
  • What Are They Thinking?
  • THe Helmold/Singletary Series: A Skipper's Perspective
  • Steven Berger and EYC Award
  • District-wide Series Promotes Travel
  • A Wild West Regatta
  • Revision to CMR 28 and a New CMR
2013 Vol 57 #3

Pacific District Highlights

  • Replacing a Boat Cover Shock Cord.
  • Midwest District Launches Its Own Travel Series.
  • Road Warriors of the Pacific Northwest.
  • Columbia Basin Sailing Club, Flying Scot Fleet 186–A Typical Race Day 
  • A Scot–Stronger than Sandy
  • 2013 Midwinters at Sarasota, Florida
  • So You Want to Race a Club-owned Flying Scot?
  • Approved FSSA Venues for Sanctioned Regattas
2013 Vol 57 #4

Florida District Highlights

  • CHYC Hosts Flying Scot Flordia District Regatta
  • Flying Scot Fleet 90
  • The Egyptian Cup Regatta
  • Florida Flying Scot Circuit 2013
  • Fleet 36 at Sarasota Sailing Squadron
  • The Gator Challenge
  • The Flying Scot Florida District Circuit
  • Flying Scot Fleet 198 Ends Season with Championship Regatta
  • Deep Creek's Hospitality at the Wife Husband Championship
2013 Vol 57 #5
  • 2013 Pacific District Championship
  • Cool Temperatures, Great Winds, and Even a Monkey - This is Sailing!
  • Flying Scot North American Championship 2013 at Lake Norman Yacht Club: Impressions from a First-Timer
  • The Greater Richmond Sailing Association and Fleet 155 Host the Capitol District Championships
  • Harwich Port 2013 - The Race Committee Made the Right Calls
  • Loch Norman Nessie 'n' the NAC at Lake Norman Yacht Club
2013 Vol 57 #6
  • Fleet Building 101
  • Twenty Boats Attend Seventh Annual Glow-in-the-Dark
  • Adventures in Michigan
  • My First Regatta...and it Happened to be the Flying Scot Women's North American Championship
  • Taking Care of Betty Jeanne
  • Sailors with Special Needs
  • The First Midwest District Travel Trophy Awarded
  • Recipe for a Regatta
  • Flying Scot Fleet 24's Journey Back Leads to the 2013 Punzi Memorial Regatta
2014 Vol 58 #1

Ohio District Highlights

  • From the President
  • The Joys of Small Boat Sailing on Lake Erie
  • Racing is great, but......
  • Scott in a Scot
  • Sailing???
  • Fontelieu Fall Classic
  • Sailing Your Flying Scot by Moonlight
  • Americas Cup:Interview with (Ryoichi) Steven Tsuchiya
  • "Newbie"
  • 2014 FSSA Mid-Winter Championship
  • Proposed Specification Change Regarding The use of VHF Radios
2014 Vol 58 #2

Michigan-Ontario District Highlights

  • 1/6th Scale Model of a Flying Scot
  • Bow Block Replacement
  • A Sailing Vacation in Northwest Michigan
  • 2013 Mary Doolittle, Queen of Scots Memorial Regatta
  • Vacancy...Now taking Reservations
  • Specification S-V.7
  • Promoting One-Design Sailing in "The Year of the Cup"
  • T'was THe NIght Before The Regatta
  • Families Abounded at the MYC 64th Annual Regatta
2015 Vol 59 #3

Midwinters and Florida District Reports

  • From the President
  • Moving to Oakland, Maryland (Fourth in a Series)
  • Sailing with Robert Flying Scot Mid Winters at Sarasota Sailing Squadron March 15-19
  • Got Snow? Head South to Sarasota
  • Ideas for Promoting Your Regatta to the Local Media
  • Calling all Sweethearts! 2015 Wife-Husband Regatta October 24-25 in Tampa, Florida 
  • Sailing the Florida Circuit from a Rookie‘s Perspective
  • Foundation Helps Hoover’s Learn-to-Sail Program
  • Breeze, Sunshine, Great Competition at Florida District Regatta
  • Frankenscot Rides Again: The Mug Race
  • Sarasota Sailing Squadron Report
2015 Vol 59 #4
  • Creating the Flying Scot Sailing Association (Fifth in a Series)
  • Memories of Don Hott
  • The Pacific District: Big, Beautiful, & Diverse
  • What a Week at the 2015 NAC at Bay Waveland Yacht Club in Mississippi 
  • Some Thoughts on Sailing the NAC: A Quick Report From The Trenches
  • The Road to FSSA North Americans 2015
  • 2015 Flying Scot North American Championship Trophy Winners
  • Social Sailing At Lake Norman (Charlotte, NC) Community Sailing
  • A Community Sailing Club’s Experience with Flying Scots

 

2015 Vol 59 #5
  • Excerpts from One-Design Yachtsman - The Magazine of Sailboat Racing, September,1965 (Sixth in a Series)
  • Top Ten “Other” Reasons to come to the 2015 Wife-Husband Championships proudly hosted by Fleet 168 in the Florida District
  • Replay Your Races To Sail Smarter
  • Sail Faster: Attend Regattas And Keep It Simple
  • 110th Ephraim Regatta
  • Your First Regatta? Here’s What to Pack
  • Midwest District Report
  • Smooth Sailing at Saratoga for Some Massapoag Skippers!
  • Raffle Winners Take Delivery of New Boat
2016 Vol 59 #6

New England District

  • Creation Of Our Class Publication - Scots n’ Water 5
  • And Now For Something Totally Different (the 2015 CT River Dinghy Race)  6
  • Scots on the Rocks Photo Essay  7
  • Sharon 250th “Light Up the Night” Event 8
  • Foundation Helps Detroit Area Youngsters  9
  • The Blackbeard Sleigh Ride*: Lessons Learned 10
  • Dixie Lakes Districts Snapshot 12
  • Capsize From Hell 2015 ACC  14
  • Our Beautiful and Very Active New England District 16
  • Massapoag 66th Annual Regatta – and the Boats Just Keep Coming 18
  • The Battle of the Paddle 20

2016 Vol 60 #1

Midwinters Review

  • Midwinters Championship Returns to Panama City, Florida
  • Midwinters Memories
  • A Newcomer’s Perspective: “Crazy Love”
  • Managing Boat Traffic in St. Andrews Bay
  • Traveling Without Your Boat
  • Flying Scot “In The News”
  • Flying Scot Foundation Jump Starts Adult Sailing at Coconut Grove
  • The 21st Annual Sandy Douglass Memorial Regatta
  • Blackbeard Sailing Club Sailors Honored with the Hanson Award
  • Lessons from the 2015 ACCs

2016 Vol 60 #2

Wife Husband Report and Florida District

Note - The cover photo credit should have been given to Sherry Magno but was given to Randall Moring. We apologize for the error..

  • Flying Scot North American Championships
  • Fishing Bay and Fleet 103 Hosts 2016 Wife-Husband
  • Snowbirds in Flying Scot Paradise
  • The Underdog Bites
  • …the rest of the story
  • FSSA Foundation Helps Launch Race Program at Pleasant Bay Community Boating
  • Fleet #196 Hosts the New England District Championship Regatta – 2015: A Report on a Most Enjoyable Regatta, and the Fleet that Hosted It
  • 2015 Sail for the Grail Regatta

 

2016 Vol 60 #3

MidWinters Report
NAC Preview

2016 Vol 60 #4

NAC Report

  • Flying Scot Boat Builders
  • 2016 NAC at Sail Newport - Sailing Nirvana and Then Some
  • 2016 North American Championship!
  • Make Your Scot Fly: An Investment Strategy
  • Low-cost Marketing Ideas
  • 2016 Wife-Husband Championship
  • Dan Vought Wins His Third Full Moon Regatta Title
  • Berlin Multi-class Regatta a “True” Douglass Bonanza: Hosting Highlanders, Thistles and Flying Scots