Sarasota Sailing Squadron

1717 Ken Thompson Parkway, 941-388-2355
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Couldn”t Be Better

Sometime you think how could racing in Sarasota Bay be better?  On Friday April 17, seven MCs proved the point with cool overcast, great 8-10 knot winds and perfect sailing conditions.  As seems so regular this time of year, the

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Coast Guard presentation of boat safety

Reminder: US Coast guard safety demonstration/presentation on Saturday, April 18 at noon.

April 17-19 is the Classic craft festival with an open house at the Squadron. The U.S Coast guard will present a demonstration/presentation of several safety topics that are

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E-Scow Season Slowing Down

On tax day, April 15, 2015, seven E-scows held five races in 8-10 knot shifty winds from the southwest.  We did windward-leeward courses into the cove.  While going far right or left paid off sometimes, going up the middle and

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Staff member Nelly Camardo injured

Nelly Camardo

Nelly Camardo

Sadly our Nelly suffered substantial burns last Saturday.  It was a difficult past few days as she went from Sarasota Memorial to Tampa General, from the Trauma Care Burn Unit to now home in Sarasota.

I’m happy to

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Minutes of 9 Mar 2015 Board Meeting

Call to Order at 7:05 PM by Commodore John Huber. The roll was called and a quorum certified with 8 directors present.

Long Range Planning Committee Update

In February, John Huber appointed a Long Range Planning Committee which is chaired by Barry Millbourn and cooperated by Ted Weihe with Herb Larrabee, Scott Liebel and Donna Hillmyer as members; and John Huber and Craig Bridges as ex-official members. 

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SSS Board Meeting Agenda

April 13, 2015 7:00PM

Call to Order and Roll Call Last Month’s Minutes Introduction of New Members Commodore Comments Member Access Agenda Items (3 min.) Manager’s Report Organization Reports Sarasota Youth Sailing Luffing Lassies Corinthian Fund US Sailing Sarasota Bay … Read full article

The Lassies have Regatta Fever!

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The Lassies have regatta fever.  Our biggest regatta, the Florida Women’s Sailing Association’s Rainbow Regatta will be held on Tuesday, April 21, at the Davis Island Yacht Club.  We hired coaches to come out on the water during the past

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Sailing on Lifted Tacks

On Friday, nine MC racers did starting exercise, and then held five two lap races in the cove with about 8 to 10 knot winds with some higher gusts. Usually, the sea breeze is pretty steady, but not Friday, April

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15th Annual Sarasota Bay Cup

Sarasota-Bay-Cup-2 Find details here

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