September 2016 News Articles

The weather was a bit crazy. Saturday, the winds kept shifting. Sometimes there was no wind at all. One race didn’t even finish in time. Sunday had its own issues with morning fog threatening, then delaying, then returning mid-races so navigation was, at times, by compass.

2016 Florida Regional Championship NOR has been published.

Carolina Yacht Club, (Wrightsville Beach, NC) will be hosting the 2018 World Championships October 3 through October 13, 2018

Opening Saturday dawned with a steady rain that was forecast to have thunderstorms and is believed that forecast caused many sailors to choose to stay home. The Sunfish and Lightning faithful, however, gathered once again for this longstanding regatta to sail and race, then later share memories of long time Devils Lake Yacht Club member and sailing champion Bruce Goldsmith.

The second Regional for the South West Region in 2016 was held at the Austin Yacht Club in Austin Texas.

With 39 women Sunfish sailors from all over the country, the competition was challenging, exciting and even fun.

Gail Heausler dominated a talented field of 39 sailors to capture the 2016 Women’s NAs championship hosted by Menantic Yacht Club, Shelter Island, NY.

Ponce Yacht and Fishing Club (Ponce, PR) will be hosting the 2017 Sunfish South American & Caribbean Championship November 21 - 25, 2017

Brant Beach Yacht Club, (Brant Beach, NJ) will be hosting the 2017 World Championships August 24 through September 1, 2017

The 2017 Sunfish International Masters is scheduled for March 26 - 28, while the 2017 Midwinters is scheduled for March 30 - April 1.

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