Cruising

Notes:

  • Please see Sponsoring Club’s Website and Newsletters for actual event details.

Any questions or suggestions for Cruising & Day Sail Activities – Please Contact.

Bob Diamond – Fleet Captain Cruising GCSC

             1 239 404 4844     rmdiamond@aol.com

OR

Jonnie Westerop    jonnie@live.com

You are invited

Gulf Coast Sailing Club

Sailing Calendar

2019/2020

(Draft for Editing – as of 10/29/19)

November 2019

  • 🚙 Sugden Lake Sailing and training – GCSC Sunday     11/10  (Program Class & Water?)
  • 🚙 GCSC Members’ Meeting – River Park Com. Center Wednesday 11/13 (Theme & Speaker?)
  • ⛵ Festival of Islands the Regatta – CMCS                              Saturday   11/16 (Confirmed)
  • 🚙 Festival of Islands the Regatta Awards Party – CMCS Saturday   11/16 (Location & date CMCS?)
  • ⛵ 🚙 Ladies Day Regatta – SAMI                                            Saturday     11/ 23
  • 🚙 Ladies Day Awards 5:30 PM Marco Is. Brewery -SAMI   Saturday     11/ 23
  • >⛵ 🚙 Day Sail & Raft Up Lunch Smokehouse Bay – GCSC    Sunday     11/ 24 (High Tide @ Noon)

 

December 2020

  • ⛵🚙 Sugden Lake Sailing and training – GCSC Sunday  12/01
  • 🚙 Offshore Regatta Skippers’ Meeting– CMCS Friday           12/6 (location TBA)
  • ⛵ Fort Myers to Naples Offshore Regatta – GCSC     Saturday  12/7
  • 🚙 Offshore Regatta Awards Party – GCSC  Saturday      12/8
  • 🚙 GCSC Holiday Party – River Park Com. Center   Wednesday 12/11

 

January 2020

  • 🚙 New Year’s Cup Regatta Skippers’ Meeting – GCSC   Friday         1/3 (location TBA)
  • ⛵ New Year’s Cup Regatta – GCSC  Saturday     1/4 (Confirmed)
  • 🚙 New Year’s Cup Regatta Awards’ Party – GCSC Sunday        1/5 (Venue Needed)
  • 🚙 GCSC Members’ Meeting – River Park Com. Center      Wednesday 1/9
  • ⛵🚙 Sugden Lake Sailing and training – GCSC Sunday  1/12
  • ⛵ 🚙 MLK Weekend Cruise to Pink Shell – GCSC  Sat-Mon      1/19,21 (Confirmed)

February 2020

Super Bowl Sunday  2020 –  Good Luck & Have Fun           Sunday      2/2

  • 🚙 Winter Commodore’s Cup Skippers’ Meeting – CMCS Friday        2/7
  • ⛵ Winter Commodore’s Cup Regatta – CMCS Saturday    2/8 (Confirmed)
  • 🚙 Winter Commodore’s Cup Awards Party – CMCS               Saturday   2/8
  • 🚙 Sunset Cruise on Keewaydin Queen for Club Volunteers Sunday      2/9
  • 🚙 GCSC Members’ Meeting – River Park Com. Center              2/12
  • 🚙 GCSC Panther Key Mexican Dinner Party on Marco          Friday        2/14 (Reserve Date @ ZAZA)
  • ⛵ Day Weekend Cruise to Panther Key – GCSC      Sat-Mon   2/15,16,17 (Confirmed)
  • ⛵🚙 Sugden Lake Sailing and training – GCSC Sunday 2/16
  • ⛵🛩 Bahamas Cruise to Exumas – Will Discuss – Dates Open – Call Bob Diamond 1 239 404 4844

 

March 2020

  • ⛵ Day Sail & Raft Up Champney Bay, Naples – GCSC       Saturday   3/7 (Confirmed)
  • Naples to Ft. Myers Offshore Regatta – CMCS           Saturday  3/7 (confirmed)
  • 🚙 GCSC Members’ Meeting – River Park Com. Center         3/13
  • 🚙 The Classic Regatta Skippers’ Meeting – GCSC Friday      3/20(location TBA)
  • ⛵ The Classic Regatta – GCSC Saturday 3/21 (confirmed)
  • 🚙 Classic Regatta Awards Brunch GCSC – NSYC      Sunday    3/22
  • ⛵ 🚙 Sugden Lake Sailing and training – GCSC  Sunday  3/29
  • ⛵ Cayo Costa Cruise – SAMI Thursday 3/26,27,28,29

April 2020

  • 🚙 Bud Light Skippers’ Meeting – SAMI Friday          4/5
  • ⛵ Bud Light Regatta, Buoy Races – SAMI Saturday     4/4 (Confirmed)
  • ⛵ Bud Light Fun Pursuit Distance Race – SAMI Sunday       4/5 (Confirmed)
  • 🚙 Bud Light Regatta Awards’ Dinner – SAMI                       Sunday       4/5
  • 🚙 GCSC Members’ Meeting – River Park Com. Center               4/8(Reserve Date frm RPCC)
  • ⛵ Day Sail & Raft Up Champney Bay, Naples – GCSC                 Saturday   4/11 (Confirmed)
  • Easter Sunday 2020                                                                         Sunday      4/12
  • ⛵🚙 Sugden Lake Sailing and training – GCSC   4/19
  • ⛵ Point South Cruise to Panther Key – CMCS     – Tues 4/16-4/19 (Contact CMCS)
  • ⛵ 🚙 Sanibel Marina Cruise – SAMI   Fri – Sun.      4/24-26 (Contact SAMI)
  • 🚙 Messmer Cup Regatta, Skippers’ Meeting – NSYC             Friday          4/26 (Reserve Venue)
  • ⛵ Messmer Cup Regatta – NSYC           Saturday      4/25 (Confirmed)
  • 🚙 Messmer Cup Awards Brunch – NSYC  Sunday         4/26 (Reserve Venue)

 

May 2020

  • 🚙 GCSC Members’ Meeting – Harold’s Place Wednesday      5/8 (Reserve Venue)
  • 🚙 Most Memorable Regatta, Skippers’ Meeting – NSYC Thursday 5/14 (Reserve Venue)
  • ⛵ Most Memorable Regatta to Tampa Bay* – NSYC Fri & Sat     5/15,16 (Confirmed)
  • 🚙 Most Memorable Regatta Awards’ Party – DIYC Sunday    5/17
  • 🚙 Return Regatta to Fort Myers*Skippers’ Meeting – DIYC       Thursday 5/21
  • ⛵ Return Regatta to Fort Myers* – NSYC & DIYC  Fri & Sat   5/22,23 (Confirmed)
  • 🚙 Return Regatta Awards Party – Bonita Bill’s Ft Myers Beach – Sunday  5/26  (Confirm Venue)
  • ⛵ 🚙 Punta Gorda – Fisherman’s Village Cruise – SAMI            –Tues.   5/21 -26

June to August 2020

See our Summer Events Schedule to be Published in the Spring of 2020.

Notes:

  • Please see Sponsoring Club’s Website and Newsletters for actual event details.

Local Sailing Clubs:

CMCS – Caloosahatchee Marching & Chowder Society – www.cmcs-sail.org

DIYC –   Davis Island Yacht Club www.diyc.org

GCSC –  Gulf Coast Sailing Club  www.gulfcoastsailingclub.com

MIYC – Marco Island Yacht Club – www.marcoislandyachtclub.net

NSYC – Naples Sailing & Yacht Club – www.thensyc.com

NYC –   Naples Yacht Club – www.naplesyc.com

SAMI-   Sailing Association of Marco Island – www.samisailor.org

SPYC –  St. Petersburg Yacht Club –  wwwspyc.org

 

  • ⛵ The Sail Boat icon indicates an event that requires a boat to participate. Power Boats are welcome on Cruises, Raft Ups and as spectator or support vessels for Sail Boat races.

 

🚙 The Automobile icon indicates an event that can be driven to. These events offer a great way to participate even if you are not a boat owner or on a crew. All GCSC Members and Members of affiliated Clubs are welcome to join in the fun at all of our events.

 

  • * The May Regattas to/from Tampa Bay will have a “Cruiser Sail Along” with FREE Dockage in Tampa Bay for both Racers and Cruisers.
  • ⛵🛩 Bahamas Cruise to Exumas – Will Discuss – Dates Open – Call Bob Diamond 1 239 404 4844

 

 

Ver. 7/27/18