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Monthly Membership Meeting – Lance Smotherman – “SENSIBLE SAFETY SAILING”

February 13 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm



Presented by Gulf Coast SAILING Club

Come Join Us 2/13 at 6:00 PM for a presentation, education, entertaining, thought provoking exposure to SAFETY when Boating.

River Park Community Center
301 11th St N.
Naples, FL 34102

Retired Executive and Lifelong Michigan mariner, “Lance Smotherman”, a Member of Bayview Yacht Club, Detroit MI, (currently on the Board of Governors), Member of Port Huron Club, Member of Storm Trysail Club, Member of Hamilton Harbor Yacht Club, and Naples Resident.

Equally comfortable on a Power Yacht or Sailing Yacht Lance and Tricia have taken to the Sea Safely.

 Years of Regatta Racing as Owner & Driver has included;

J-30, J-35, 1-D35, Melges 20 and 24, Cal 25, Santa Cruz 70

 Significant Special events include 33 Bayview and 18 Chicago Mackinac races. NOOD Regattas at Detroit, Chicago, Annapolis, and St. Petersburg. National and North American Championship Regattas include J-30, J-35, 1-D 35, Cal 25, and Melges 20 and 24, as well as; several Key West Race Weeks, Miami Race Weeks, Nassau Cups, Bacardi Cups, Gold Cups, Pineapple Cups, Miami to West Palm, Lauderdale to West Palm, and Jaguar Cups.

For Lance and his crew SAFETY STARTS before stepping onto the dock for a PRE-BRIEFING and continues until stepping off the dock following the DE-BRIEFING!

 Lance and Tricia also offer volunteer International Regatta support as US SAILING Certified PRO, Judge, and Umpire, one of only 8 in the World).

Gulf Coast SAILING Club

River Park Community Center
301 11th St N.
Naples, FL 34102 

6:00 PM – Wednesday February 13, 2019


February 13
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


River Park Community Center
301 11th St. N.
Naples, FL 34102 United States
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