2017 Hospice Regatta Results

Congratulations to 1st place winners; Jim Nuzzo (Harbor 20) & Rudy Gottschlich  ( PHRF ). Check out the rest of the results Click >> https://goo.gl/uSkwgu Photos >> https://photos.app.goo.gl/PhBPnp2tHV1XI6bn1 (Thanks Fran!)

19 November 2017 | 4:20 pm
Photos: PGSC 2017 North Cruise

Go to the bottom of the PGSC website and take a look at the latest pictures of the North Cruise. Thanks to the Mudges for sharing their photos. http://www.pgscweb.com/Photos.htm

15 November 2017 | 9:32 am
Fall Series Race #5 Results

Results are in… Go to the Racing Page and under the PGSC RACING panel, click on the 2017 Fall Series Race results button or click >> https://goo.gl/fSdAN7

13 November 2017 | 9:25 am
Nov 25 - Nov 27 French Picnic Cruise

Go to the Cruising page for itinerary & sign up.  http://www.pgscweb.com/Cruising.htm

12 November 2017 | 9:59 am
Change of Watch

Change of Watch Dinner Banquet and Awards - Isles Yacht Club Saturday Dec 2nd - Isles Yacht Club 
5:30 p.m. Social Hour with Hors d'oeuvres 
6:30 p.m. COW Program 
7:15 p.m. Dinner  
Dancing to the Music of Tim Goodman. Choice of Prime Rib - Grilled Swordfish or Chicken Francaise . Tickets $45 on sale by contacting Tom Delaney at >> http://www.pgscweb.com/Board.htm

9 November 2017 | 6:01 am
Update: Moonlight Regatta results

Mistake in the last posting. A beautiful evening! Congratulations to Dave Saemisch and his team for coming in 1st place. Results>> https://goo.gl/tpfDYn

5 November 2017 | 1:22 pm
2018 PGSC Membership are Due

Take advantage of the early discount and renew your dues before January 31st and pay only $50! After January 31st, 2018 dues will increase to $60. https://goo.gl/4AkSqc

31 October 2017 | 12:00 am
2017 Charlotte Harbor Hospice Regatta

imageMark your calendars!  Nov 18-19 Click for Entry Form, SI’s & NOR https://goo.gl/JBZZ24 or go to the PGSC web racing page

30 October 2017 | 6:18 pm
In Memorium - Bill Hart

The PGSC offers our sincerest condolences to the family of  Bill, a past PGSC Commodore, who passed away Oct 27, 2017.  Many racers in particular will have fond memories of Bill on the harbor sailing “Rockin Chair”.   At present there are no known services or funeral arrangements to announce. 
More Details about Bill >> https://goo.gl/9ukMyN 
Condolences >> https://goo.gl/DNguRW 

27 October 2017 | 10:51 pm
2017 Golden Conch Regatta

The 35th Annual Golden Conch Regatta, Jan 12-14, 2018. The Entry form, NOR, and information can be found on a link in the PGSC racing page Area Racing” Panel Click: https://goo.gl/9EJyTs

22 October 2017 | 8:58 am
“Dock Match” program

The Punta Gorda Boaters’ Alliance “Dock Match” program is a service provided to assist those in the City of Punta Gorda affected by Hurricane Irma find dockage and makes it easy for dock owners to publicize their available dock space.” http://boat2puntagorda.org/

22 October 2017 | 8:25 am
Wanted: Put your unwanted PFD to good use.

Life jackets for Haiti. We are collecting good clean life jackets to send to Sonlight Mission in Port DE Paid Haiti. If you have one, please contact Ken & Nancy Horn and/or bring them to the next club meeting.

3 September 2017 | 5:56 pm
In Memorium: Bill Wilkinson

It is with regret that we inform you of the passing of long standing member Bill Wilkinson. Bill was a proud U.S. Naval and Commercial Aviator. He was also a consummate racing sailor and Gentleman always willing to provide a berth or share his racing skills. He will be sorely missed, on & off the water. Our deepest condolences & heartfelt sympathies go out to Mary during this difficult time. Funeral Services will be at 11:00 am Sept 12th, at the Burnt Store Presbyterian Church, 11330 Burnt Store Rd, Punta Gorda, FL

31 August 2017 | 1:29 pm
2017 Annual National Hospice Cup Regatta Results

PGSC members Christi and Jan Van Heek represented Charlotte
Harbor sailing in J24’s on Lake Ontario off Oswego, NY. Read More >> https://goo.gl/tY4pK2

30 August 2017 | 12:21 pm
2016-2017 Photos added

1000+ photos were added to our website; 2017 4th of July, Marina Days, South Cruise. 2016 Memorial Day, Marina Days, Picture of Beer Race, Coastal Cleanup, North Cruise & more. Thanks to the Mudges! Go to the bottom of our website and click on the photos image or in the quick links side panel. http://www.pgscweb.com/Photos.htm 
If you need help on how to download a picture or an album, watch the help video https://goo.gl/xcd2C2

8 August 2017 | 7:05 am
2017 Fall Series Racing

Sept 17 the Fall Series starts. Go to the Racing page for the Registration, NOR & SI’s. If you want to crew for the Fall season, you must sign up again on the Crewing page. Any names added before June will be deleted. Forms >> https://goo.gl/sKRCaK

6 August 2017 | 9:48 am
ALERT UPDATE: Burnt Store Marina channel

Irma created a shoal around marker 6 of the entrance channel. We are advising all boaters to please use caution while entering and exiting these waters as several boats have already run aground in this location due to the shallow waters. August 4 to mid-October, 2017 Burnt Store Marina will be dredging the entrance channel.  Project POC is Jaret Rodgers at: (941) 637-0083. Boaters should expect navigational delays and need to exercise caution in the vicinity of the work and may contact the company workers through channel 78 on the VHF radio .

5 August 2017 | 12:01 pm
ALERT: Boca Grande Swing Bridge closed for repairs in August

Gasparilla Island Bridge (vert clearance 22′) will be closed to navigation from 7 am on Mon, 8/7/17 through 7 am on Mon, 8/14/17.  For additional information, call Bridge Authority at 941-697-2271 (CG 7th District LNM 07182017)

5 August 2017 | 11:58 am
Florida Bill Strengthens Derelict Vessel Fight

The results of an eight-year pilot program are in, and Gov. Rick Scott and the Florida Legislature have acted. “These are sound regulations supported by responsible boaters,” said BoatUS Manager of Government Affairs David Kennedy.  Read more at: http://www.boatus.com/pressroom/release.asp?id=1311#.WVJ99JIb0Vw

27 June 2017 | 4:38 pm
2017/18 Charlotte Harbor BOTY NOS

2017/2018 Notice of Series (NOS) is now available on the Racing page under the PGSC panel links. Details >> https://goo.gl/J5WbNq.

30 May 2017 | 5:59 am