Women Sailors

Just before the MidWinter Regatta SCYA will hold it’s 28th annual Women’s Sailing Convention on Saturday February 4th at BCYC. There will be a full day of  seminars on the water and on shore taught by some of the top women sailors in Southern California. This is the perfect opportunity to refresh your skills and learn new ones. Work shops include sail trim, basic navigation, weather, spinnaker rigging and race tactics to name a few. There will be over 30 topics presented and many of the classes fill up fast. So get you registration in early.

The nominal fee includes breakfast, lunch and dinner. An early bird discount is provided by registering before December 31, 2016. After the seminar you will want to get out on the water and you will be in luck the Midwinter Regatta will provide the opportunity over the following 2 weekends. The MidWinters provide opportunity to hone your new skills no matter what your skill level.

Contact event chairperson Gail Hine at 951-677-8121 or gail@scya.org. Registration is available online at www.womenssailingconvention.com

MidWinter Shirts

pirates-lair-logoThe Midwinter Committee is proud to announce that they again will be working with Pirates Lair to supply the commemorative caps and shirts for this years
regatta.  They are a leader in wholesale event gear and have worked on manymw-shirt-2017  high profile regattas over the years. They are also the exclusive reseller of Mount Gay Rum gear and other merchandise. They will be supplying MidWinter Regatta gear to the host venues and select clubs for our event. This will also be available on their website as the event draws closer. We will let you know when it is available for order. Let you Club know you are interested in merchandise to they can insure that they place an order.

You may want to check their website for your holiday gifts. If you or your club has an event coming up contact Ken (888-724-5286) at Pirates Lair to see how he can help meet your needs. He can even provide custom designs if you like.