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Welcome to the    
PUNTA GORDA
SAILING CLUB

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 Association at 2001 Shreve St. Punta Gorda.
Visitors are always welcome, so please drop in and see what we're all about!
Our September meetings is at Punta Gorda Boat Club at 802 W. Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda.



Click HERE to view the September 2014 Jib Sheet   Sep 1

 

 


       

You be needin' some Crew ? or maybe you wantin' to be Crew ?  
Get Signed Up HERE  See the Summer Series Crew List  HERE   Aug 23
The New Fall Series Crew List Signups will begin Soon.



Remember the CHILI COOKOFF is at the next general meeting on Sept 10

Chili Cookoff

We hope that all of you will bring a Chili entry, and show everyone what you can do otherwise bring a dessert to share.





2014 PGSC Fall Series NOR is HERE

2014 PGSC Fall Series Entry Form is HERE

2014 PGSC Fall Series SIs are HERE


  Aug 3




Monterey Bay hosts national
Moore 24 sailing competition


Thirteen identical sailboats crafted in Santa Cruz skimmed across the Monterey Bay Sunday afternoon to compete in the last day of the three-day Moore 24 Nationals. Every boat competing in the Moore 24 Nationals or Dolphin Cup is identical, which is why it's referred to as a one-design race. With that there's equality in craftsmanship when competing and rules that require keeping a maximum crew weight of 825 pounds with no limit on the amount of people a crew can have.The youngest participant was a 15-year-old sailor, who says she started sailing at the age of 12. The ages in this specific competition ranged between 15 and 46 years of age.



Read more HERE 


  Sep 1


 


 
The all new Iridium GO! - Stay in Touch at Sea

The future of Satellite Communications has just arrived! The all new Iridium GO! with an unlimited data plan for US$135 a month will change the way you communicate offshore. Wirelessly connect up to 5 smartphones, tablets or computers to the satellite unit to make calls, get forecast updates, email and even use social media.


 
Read more HERE


Sep 2




 
AC skippers Dean Barker and Jimmy Spithill duke it out for The Ultimate Fishing Cup

Almost exactly a year on after last year's America’s Cup 34 finals, Jimmy Spithill and Dean Barker are going head to head out on the water again. This time, they are going head to head in a America’s Cup format fishing challenge which has all the action. The winner will take out the aptly named ‘Ultimate Cup’ and settle the score of this fierce sporting rivalry and once and for all determine the true king of the ocean.


Read more HERE


Sep 1





  Computer Calendar Background:
September 2014

Photographer Cory Silken provides us with a computer monitor background for the month of September. Click HERE to open the image, then put your cursor over it, right click to open the drop down menu and indicate you want to ‘Set as Background’.


Visit Cory Silken's website HERE


Sep 2




Windfinder wind forecast  -



Coming Soon ...


- Sep 10 Monthly Meeting - Chili Cook-off  
- Sep 14 Fall Series #1  
- Sep 20 Hog lsland Clean-up
- Sep 20, 21 Burnt Store Cruise
- Sep 28 Fall Series #2

 
- Oct 5 Fall Series #3
- Oct 8 Monthly Meeting - Nominations
- Oct 11, 12 CMCS Summerset Regatta - Info
- Oct 25, 26 Moonlight Regatta & Picnic
   
- Nov 1 Picture of Beer Race / Cruise
- Nov 2 Fall Series #4
- Nov 3 - 22 Cruise North - 3 Weeks
- Nov 12 Monthly Meeting - Elections
- Nov 16 Fall Series #5


 


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NWS Marine Forecast

SYNOPSIS -
FOR THE COASTAL WATERS
FROM BONITA BEACH TO
SUWANNEE RIVER IS- HERE
Sail Flow Wind Forecast
Click HERE for Doppler Radar


Click on one of the following Buttons for information about the Club's activities.
  2010 PGSC Board

The 2014 BOARD     See the Full 2014 Flag Officers Page HERE
Click HERE to see Our Club's Bylaws    Revised Oct 2010

Racing     Sep 1   

    
      Summer Race 6     August 18                                

      
  Sep 1    

      PGSC 2014 Calendar     August 3     

     
    Jun 18 -   See the "Pelican Bay Cruise" Photo Collection

           Sep 25

2006-2007 Charlotte Harbor Boat of the Year    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 September 10th, 2014 at 7:00 PM at the
Punta Gorda Boat Club at 802 W. Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda. It's our
Chili cookoff meeting. 6:30 is Social Time. The Meeting starts at 7PM. 




Tall Ships racing from Falmouth to Greenwich, London.
( Editor's note -  Imagine having to set and trim all of those sails. )

Sep 1


 


eXTReMe Tracker

  Punta Gorda, Charlotte Harbor Tides
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Click  H E R E  for a September 2014 Tide Prediction Chart 
Click  H E R E  for an October 2014 Tide Prediction Chart 


 

 

If you don't see Tide Charts above - Click HERE for a Tide Prediction


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This Page last updated on September 2,  2014  Rev 1




The Punta Gorda Sailing Club Inc.
P.O. Box 510028, Punta Gorda, FL 33951-0028