2014 FSSA MIDWINTER CHAMPIONSHIP REGATTA

Sponsors

Sponsor Description
Annapolis Performance Sailing (APS)

Annapolis Performance Sailing (APS) is the world leader in outfitting performance sailors. Located in Annapolis, MD,  and has donated door prizes for the event.

Cafe Du Monde'

Cafe Du Monde'  is a well known coffee shop in New Orleans. Its menu consists of dark roasted Coffee and Chicory, Beignets, White and Chocolate Milk, and fresh squeezed Orange Juice. The coffee is served Black or Au Lait. Au Lait means that it is mixed half and half with hot milk. Beignets are square French -style doughnuts, lavishly covered with powdered sugar. In 1988 Iced Coffee was introduced to the cafe. Soft drinks also made their debut that year.


And, you will be able to enjoy their beignets and coffee at SYC Thursday morning!

Coral Reef Sailing Apparel

Coral Reef Sailing Apparel offers sailing apparel gear as well as custom orders and more! They provide FSSA logo clothing, and will be present at the Midwinters.  They have donated door prize items.

FLYING SCOT INC.

Over forty years of sailing and marine construction experience prepared Sandy Douglass to produce his most successful design, the Flying Scot®, a Sailing Hall of Fame design. Its perfect for family trips, single-handed fun, and an excellent racer. And its a good investment. See our Buyer's Checklist and Flying Scot® Specifications below.


We encourage you to call us with any questions at 1-800-864-7208. Designed by the internationally famous racer Gordon K. "Sandy" Douglass, each Flying Scot® is hand-crafted with the highest quality materials and methods. The first Scot ever built still wins races!


Also a co-sponsor of the Midwinter's oyster bar!


Please see attached ad.

GULF COAST BANK & TRUST COMPANY

Gulf Coast Bank & Trust Company, a community bank based in New Orleans, Louisiana offering competitive banking products, trust and brokerage services.


They are providing items for the Skipper Bag, and will arrange for a spectator boat on Friday.

Gus Sails

Gus Sails, located in Rockwell, TX principal is Flying Scot sailor Bill Draheim. Gus Sails makes sails for the Flying Scot and several other classes.  They are providing door prizes.

Leukemia Cup Regatta

Raise a sail with The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Leukemia Cup Regatta and help raise funds to support life-saving cancer research.


When you participate in the Leukemia Cup Regatta, you become eligible to win amazing prizes from our national sponsors, as well as a chance to sail with world-renowned sailor and ESPN commentator Gary Jobson, National Regatta Chairman, at the 2014 Fantasy Sail in Savannah, Georgia!


LLS relies on your support to ensure the discovery of cancer research innovations, cutting edge drug therapies and cures. Since 1949, the survival rate for many blood cancer patients has doubled, tripled, and in some cases quadrupled.


       In the 1960's, a child's chance of surviving leukemia was 3%; today, 90% can expect to survive into adulthood.


       Since the 1960's, Hodgkin lymphoma patient survival rates have more than doubled to 88%


       40 years ago, 1 in 10 myeloma patients survived. Today, that number has more than tripled.


Your support in The Leukemia Cup Regatta will help beat cancer!

Mad Sails

Mad Sails, located in Madison, Wisconsin principal is Scot racer Ryan Malmgren. Mad Sails makes sails for the Flying Scot and other classes. They have donated door prizes and a keg of beer.

NEW CANAL LIGHTHOUSE MUSEUM AND EDUCATION CENTER

Part of the Save Our Lake Foundation.


 


The NewCanalLighthouseMuseum is located on the first floor of the rebuilt lighthouse raised up 19 feet above the level of Lake Pontchartrain. This protects the building against storm surges from the lake that may come with hurricanes and tropical storms. The museum can be accessed by two sets of stairs or by an elevator "lift" to accommodate those with special needs. The balcony allows the visitor to get a panoramic view of the New Orleans south shore lakefront.


 


Please see the attached for more info.

North Sails

North Sails One-Design supports the Flying Scot Sailinig Association.


It is also a co-sponsor of the oyster bar during the Mid-Winters.


Please see the attached ad,