Midwinters News

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

The International Masters started on March 20 and Midwinters begins March 24 at the US Sailing Center in Jensen Beach FL. Link through for the results as the racing progresses.

71 sailors competed in the 2015 US National Championship/Midwinters regatta hosted by Melbourne Yacht Club with Pan Am Games berths at stake.

This is the US qualifying regatta for the Pan Am games.

2010 Sunfish World Champion Jonathan Martinetti of Ecuador won the final two races to take the top spot at the 2014 Sunfish Midwinters in Pensacola, Fla.

The Pensacola Yacht Club in the Florida Panhandle will host both the Sunfish International Masters and Sunfish Midwinter Championships (with a day of team racing in between) the week of March 23-29, 2014

David Mendelblatt won the sunfish Midwinters at the Sarasota Sailing Squadron with 11 points out of 9 races (1-1-[2]-1-1-2-2-2-1), 3 points ahead of Greg Gust ([4]-2- 1-4-2-1-1-1-2).

Jeffrey Olsen from Sarasota, Florida entered the final day of the regatta with a small lead. When competitors arrived at the sailing center on the final day, they faced a strong breeze. These are conditions where Olsen thrives. He went out and dominated the final day with consecutive race victories to secure the championship.