Published in the November eSSAy Snipe Frigid Digit – Fall Sailing Paradise! The 2021 Frigid Digit came on the heels of a very busy Snipe sailing season with the Colonial Cup in June as a warm up for the Nationals SSA hosted two weeks later followed by the Great Lakes Championships and Womens Nationals in… Continue reading November Fleet Report
The Frigid Digit had a great turnout for some champagne Annapolis fall sailing conditions. Most of the competitors were local, a testament to the great energy we have in the fleet.
With a successful Nationals behind us, it's time to focus on our fleet again! TESOD is well underway with turnouts of 4-7 boats on a typical night, we have some local regattas coming up, and we have some new Fleet Members to welcome! THE REGATTA PLANNER IS BACK!!! More details about regattas are below, but… Continue reading 2021 Still Has Lots of Fun Regattas Left!
Fleet 532's first clinic of the season was a great success! To keep the COVID-induced social distancing, we substituted the typical "on shore" part of the clinic with Zoom videos conducted by Quantum's George Szabo. We recorded the first video that has some great tips on boathandling and sail trim. Thanks to George for letting… Continue reading Annapolis Fleet Clinic May 2020
Tuesday Evening One Design Sailing (TESOD) is officially back! This free-wheeling, fun short course sailing is a hallmark of one-design sailing on the Chesapeake Bay. Registration is FREE and OPEN to all sailors, but launching from SSA is restricted to MEMBERS ONLY. Registration is also required for safety purposes. Click here to REGISTER with links… Continue reading TESOD Season has begun!
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
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
The 2019 US Masters & Frigid Digit wrapped as a big success! Augie Diaz/Lexi Pline sailed consistently fast to maintain the lead all three days of the Masters. Jim Bowers/Julia Rabin squeaked in over Peter & Connie the last day to win the tie-breaker for second. The Commettes took third, followed by Gavin & Holly… Continue reading 2019 US Masters Champs; Frigid Digit a Big Success!