Author Archives: Herb Larrabee (Race Captain)
Flags are the way we can communicate to every sailor within eyesight. This issue will discuss two flags used for racing.
The first flag shown in the article is the "Y" (Yankee) flag. This flag when displayed from the Race … Read full article
They really are not new, a shape is added to the center of the existing flags so they can be distinguished in low light, when backlight by the sun, or in other situations where the color would be difficult to … Read full article
We have achieved well deserved success for the challenging March madness. The first quarter is one of our busiest and we could not have done it without YOU, our many volunteers. March was a test of our commitment and we … Read full article
21 sailors attend the US Sailing One Day Race Management Seminar Conducted by Tom Farquhar. The seminar was held Saturday February 2nd at Sarasota Yacht Club, arranged for us by Michelle Lee. Mr. Farquhar is an International Race Officer who … Read full article
Donna Hillmyer and I conducted a Racing Forum on Saturday 5 January at the Squadron. We had 27 registered attendees. The purpose of the forum was to develop a racing program based upon the feedback of the racing community. The … Read full article