One Design Winter Sailing Round Up

Jon Deutsch on Monday March 25, 2024 02:41PM

As we approach the start of our season in the spring - a number of FBYC One Design sailors have been traveling and keeping their skills sharp through the winter. Here are a few highlights:


Flying Scot: John Wake with Mike Chesser and Sharon Wake and Tracy Schwarzschild along with Katie Finn have participated in the Greater Richmond Sailing Association Frostbite. John finished atop of the standing in the 4 day series. [RESULTS]


Our Melges 15 sailors have been prowling the winter circuit in Florida:

  • Winter Series #1 - January 8th [RESULTS]: Mason Chapman Jr. & Walker Angus; Joe Roos & Conrad Roos
  • Winter Series #2 - Feb 24th [RESULTS]: Joe Roos & Conrad Roos
  • M15 Midwinters - March 23rd [RESULTS]: Madeleine Garrett & Parker Garrett, Mark Wensell & Wes Marshall


ILCA Sailing:

In early February Jon Deutsch traveled to ILCA Midwinters East at St. Petersburg Yacht Club - video and results.


Later in the month Len Guenther  sailed the Florida Masters [RESULTS] and the Masters Midwinters East [RESULTS]


Other Classes:


Bill Kitchens took his Thistle to Fort Walton for Thistle Midwinters [RESULTS]



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