Our spring sailing is about to start. Great! It’s been a long time since October for most of us.
The folks that will be responsible for key sailing events for this year are as follows. If you want to be involved in a particular event these are your key contacts. Check out the official calendar on the club website for more information.
Sean Quigley will be the Fleet Captain this year in charge of the spring and fall dinghy series.
Bruce Harmer will be in charge of racing equipment.
Frank Pontious is the Racing Committee Chairman.
Chris Hoogenboom is in charge of HS Sailing.
Peter Gamble is the HS sailing coach.
Chris and Tauri Duer are responsible for junior sailing for Beaufort Community Sailing & Boating/Spirit of America. Paul Keyserling will assist in coaching junior sailing.
The folks that will be responsible for key sailing events for this year are as follows. If you want to be involved in a particular event these are your key contacts. Check out the official calendar on the club website for more detailed information on each event.
2/29. Racing Volunteers/River Rat training. John and Marge Barber
3/7. Sailor’s Meeting. Sean Quigley.
3/14. Start of the Catboat Spring Series, most Saturday’s until 5/30. Everett Ballenger
3/21. High School Point’s Regatta. Chris Hoogenboom.
3/27. Flag Raising. Commodore Trisha Gamble.
3/28. Start of PHRF Keelboat Spring Series, until end of May. Everett Ballenger
3/29. Start of dinghy Spring Series until end of May. Sean Quigley
4/3-5. Santa Elena Regatta, PHRF. Jim Thomas.
4/17. Talk by Randy and Jill Sechez (long time cruisers) at Sunset Friday about navigating the ICW.
5/6-8. Classic Boat Rally. Woody Norwood.
5/9. Catboat Gathering. Marvin Day.
5/24-25. Water Festival Regatta. Bruce Harmer
6/27-28. Lowcountry Regatta. Brooks Thomas.
9/5. Start of Catboat and PHRF Fall Series, until early Nov. Everett Ballenger.
9/7 Start of dinghy Fall Series until early Nov. Sean Quigley,
10/17. Dataw Cup, PHRF. Roy Crocker
See you on the water. Frank P