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Checklist for Running A Successful Regatta

Reposted from Snipe USA Jan 2020 Newsletter Means and Peggy Davis from the Atlanta fleet have been sailing Snipes for eons and have hosted countless regattas, so their suggested “to-do” list can serve as an excellent anxiety reducer: Planning for your fleet: Be sure every non-sailing person / spouse is involved. Give each a small… Continue reading Checklist for Running A Successful Regatta

Fleet News, Social, SSA

Ideas For Fleet Building

Reposted from Snipe USA Jan 2020 Newletter by Art Rousmaniere Any successful volunteer organization can be traced back to a few highly-dedicated leaders who are passionate in the group. Developing and maintaining a strong Snipe fleet is no different. The main required ingredient is communication: it is important that everyone is in loop. But as… Continue reading Ideas For Fleet Building

Fleet News, SSA

Snipe Fleetings – December 2019

Happy December, Snipers! We have a website! http://www.snipefleetannapolis.com  Thanks to Brian Hetherington and Alex Pline who put together the basic structure 10 years ago, it was easy to update.  Please take a look!  Feel free to email me with comments/suggestions.  This will be the place that will be the repository for: Schedule (currently 2019, will update to… Continue reading Snipe Fleetings – December 2019

Fleet News

Snipe Fleetings – November 2019

Greetings, Friends! Wanted to share some of the news happening the past month.  First, let me welcome Andrew Cole and his skipper/daughter Flora to Fleet 532!  They have purchased Bryan Fishback's "Uncle Fester" (which Andy assures me that Flora will rename!).  They intend to be active members, so be sure to introduce yourselves when you see them! … Continue reading Snipe Fleetings – November 2019

Regattas

Halloween Regatta Report

Another Halloween regatta in the books! Two gorgeous days of lake sailing was icing on the cake to AYC’s legendary hospitality. 20+ boats and shifty, but not wacky 5-leg WL’s. Leads changed hands and were never solid until the horn sounded. Alex Pline was stoked to win this regatta for the first time w/Lisa Pline as crew-… Continue reading Halloween Regatta Report

Fleet News

Snipe Fleetings – October 2019

Hard to believe the local season is over so early, but it really was a great season and I appreciate everyone's help making it a stellar year. To build on the momentum, its time to start thinking about what's next! HALLOWEEN REGATTA: The Plines and Evan Hoffmann are planning to make the trip to the… Continue reading Snipe Fleetings – October 2019