Welcome to thePUNTA GORDA
The mission of the Punta Gorda Sailing Club is to foster sailing
as a sport and recreation for its members and the community.
Our Club meets at 7:00 PM, the second Wednesday of every month ( with exceptions noted )
at the Punta Gorda Isles Civic Associationat 2001 Shreve St. Punta Gorda.
Visitors are always welcome, so please drop in and see what we're all about!
You be needin' some Crew ? or maybe you wantin' to be Crew ?
Get Signed Up HERE See the Fall Series Crew List HERE Oct 14
Sign up for the New Fall Series Crew List now.
Post Tropical Cyclone NINE
See a LARGER Forecast Cone Image HERE
Forecasts are updated at 5AM, 11AM, 5PM and 11PM EDT
Summerset Regatta Race Results are HERE
Wow - How many trophies did the PGSC Sailors Win !!!
2014 PGSC Moonlight Regatta is on Oct 25th
Moonlight Regatta NOR is HERE
Moonlight Regatta Entry is HERE
Moonlight Regatta SIs are HERE
Saturday, December 6, 2014
Come join us for an evening of dining and dancing.
Tickets are $35.00 per person and will be sold at the November club
meeting as well as by mail. Refer to the Sept 28 email blast for more info.
Attendance is limited to current PGSC members and their significant other.
MAIL ORDER REQUESTS FOR TICKETS MUST BE RECEIVED
IN THE PO BOX BY NOVEMBER 25TH.
How to start racing
Keeping it simple, casual and fun in a relaxed fleet will make you enjoy your boat even more. For many sailors, the world of sailboat racing is completely foreign. It can be an intimidating experience filled with complicated rules, fancy gear and packed starting lines filled with yelling. And while that might describe the scene at high-profile events, most of the racing happening every week at yacht clubs and sailing clubs around the country is much different. Racing can be fun, casual and a great excuse to use your boat more often.
Read more HERE
Video highlights of Sailing World’s nominees
for their 2015 Boat of the Year Awards
Sailing World and Cruising World magazines announced the nominees for the 2015 Boat of the Year (BOTY) awards at the U.S. Sailboat Show in Annapolis, Md. The awards recognize and honor the best and newest sailboat models introduced to the North American market over the past year.
Read more HERE
Volvo Ocean Race -
Team SCA ready for equator crossing
Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15, Day 10 onboard Team SCA. Two days, eight hours, thirty-four minutes, and ten seconds, nine seconds, eight, seven, six, five… over the last few days the clock has gotten louder and louder as it counts down to October 23rd at noon—the time when we cross the equator and the time when myself and six other sailors join the rest of our crew in King Neptune’s court.
Read more HERE
Sir Robin Knox-Johnston sails out
for Route du Rhum Transatlantic Race
He Might be the oldest skipper in the race, but Sir Robin Knox-Johnston remained confident as he left the UK to compete in a 3,500 mile transatlantic solo route. It’s 45 years since he became the first man to sail solo, non-stop, around the world in 1968-1969. Now aged 75, Sir Robin Knox-Johnston, is competing in the Route du Rhum race, starting from St Malo, France, early next month.
Read more HERE
Windfinder wind forecast -
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NWS Marine Forecast
FOR THE COASTAL WATERS
FROM BONITA BEACH TO
SUWANNEE RIVER IS- HERE
Click HERE for Doppler Radar
Click on one of the following Buttons for information about the Club's activities.
Fall Race 3 Revised October 5
PGSC 2014 Calendar August 3
Jun 18 - See the "Pelican Bay Cruise" Photo Collection
2014-2015 Charlotte Harbor BOTY NOR 2014 - 2015 BOTY NOR Aug 15
The Punta Gorda Sailing Club promotes all forms of Sailing on Charlotte
Harbor in SW Florida. Racing, Cruising, Small Boat Sailing - We do it ALL!
Our next Club Meeting is on November 12th, 2014 at 7:00 PM at the
Punta Gorda Isles Civic Association at 2001 Shreve St. Punta Gorda.
6:30 is Social Time. The Meeting starts at 7PM.
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Punta Gorda, Charlotte Harbor Tides
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This Page last updated on October 23, 2014 Rev 1
The Punta Gorda Sailing Club Inc.
P.O. Box 510028, Punta Gorda, FL 33951-0028