The boats have arrived and checked in that the Flying Scot Moidwinters in Sarasota Florida. How many boats you ask? There are 54, count them, 54 Flying Scots here in the 80+ degree sun, some who are just heading out for the warm-up regatta this afternoon. Watch here and Scuttlebutt, as well as the local Sarasota news for updates, photos, videos and results each day after racing. It is going to be a great week!
Greetings Flying Scot Sailors! Tired of the long winter? Well, it's just a week until the Midwinters in sunny Sarasota Florida, and we hope you are one of the lucky 50 skippers and crews coming from all over to enjoy this event. It's not too late for you to come - click here for details!
And if you can't make it but wonder what's going on in the South while the...Continue Reading...
There are a number of great regattas all around the Capital District. Make sure you mark your calendars and attend!
- August 8, 9 - Annual One Design Regatta at Fishing Bay Yahct Club (http://www.fbyc.net/)
- September 12, 13 - Atlantic Coast Championship at Blackbeard Sailing Club (http://www.blackbeardsailingclub.com/)
- September 19, 20 - President's Cup at...
Dale Dunning is helping to form a brand new Flying Scot fleet in Sequim Washington. Here is a little background on the efforts:
A year ago at this time we decided that in order to build a robust sailing program we needed to focus on one-design sailing. We looked at a lot of parameters and after considering everything, we decided that the Flying Scot would be a great fit for our program. At this time last year, there were no Flying Scots in the area. We committed to finding used FS’s throughout the west coast and as far east as Denver. As of today, we now have 5 FS’s in our...Continue Reading...