All measured in, business meetings concluded, skippers meeting done, and Flying Scot Sailors were ready to party tonight! Toms River Yacht Club put on a wonderful welcome party tonight in the newly renovated dining room! With a neighboring yacht club hosting an event at the same time, we'll be racing farther out on the bay than usual. Our hosts have made arrangements to tow us all out to the race course so we are ready to go at the first gun and not too tired from... Read More
Boats are arriving for the 2014 Flying Scot NAC at the beautiful Toms River Yacht Club in Toms River, NJ. Skippers and crew from Florida, Louisiana, Illinois, Massachusetts and places in between are travelling in for this event - is yours one of the teams? The club is ready for us and will most certainly put on a great regatta. Hope to see you there!!!
Registration is open for the 2014 Wife-Husband regatta at Sayville Yacht Club. This event is always a good time and was just featured in Sailing World magazine!!! Hope to see many of you there.
Get details from our Wife-Husband page here
Register at the event registration site here
Roger Punzi, in whose honor this regatta is held, would be thrilled to see the number of boats that came to this regatta! He was an avid Flying Scot sailor who supported the fleet for many years.
Day 2 on Sunday 10/6 brought pouring rain and 10-12 knot winds, 4 guest boats we're still at the regatta, but two of those decided not to brave the elements. In the end we ran two races with 8 boats on the line with Roger and Kate Sharp from Massapoag walking away with first place... Read More
Well, we didn't get any wind on Saturday, 10/5 at Candlewood, but we had pirates! I guess they thought they could scare everyone out on the race course in case pure skill was not enough! Argh I say!
While we did not race, we had a really great time visitng with old and new friends. There were 20 boats from 3 states registered and ready to go if the predicted wind actually materialized. Brian Hayes from North Sails was good enough to hold a sail trim clinic while we were waiting and lots... Read More