Naples Sailing and GCSC

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GCSC 2015 !!!
Our Three 2015 Regattas:

  New Year's Cup
Jan. 3, 2015

  Spring Regatta
Feb. 28, 2015

  Porsche of Naples Cup
39th Annual GCSC Regatta
March 27-29, 2015

BIG SKY Melges 24 Naples FL Gulf Coast Sailing Club
Check out Porsche of Naples Here


Will & Jodie Rosenbaum
Bob & Lorelei Diamond
D.C. Kerckhoff (Southern Crescent)
Mike Rainen (Blown Away)
Christopher Grover, Realtor
Bronwein McKiever, Sailmaker
Mark H. Muller, Esq., P.A.

AAA Auto Club - Naples
Boston Beer Garden
Naples Asset Management Co., LLC
Jerry & Susan Watkins
Trader Joes
Community School of Naples
F.B. Hall Enterprises, Inc.
Wealth Management Banking
Tropical Storm

GCSC's 37 Shutterfly Photos
GCSC's 36 Shutterfly Photos
GCSC's 35 Shutterfly Photos
GCSC's 34 Shutterfly Photos
GCSC's 33 Shutterfly Photos

New Depth
Sounding Chart
Gordon Pass 5/10/13

Naples 420 Sailing
Looking for 420 crew and sailboats!
If interested please contact:

Flag Officers

GCSC Captain Elizabeth
Captain Elizabeth Bloch

Vice Commodore:

Moe Scully

Rear Commodore:

Bob Diamond
  (for Race Information)

Ilona Lawrence


Kristin Daer

BOD Members:
Vic Farmer
Nancy Kennedy
Jason Richards
Gunar Rogat
Jerry Watkins
Randy Young

  Jenn Hemingway

Crew List and/or Cruising Coordinator:
  Bob Diamond

Web:  Taylor Hinote, Vic Farmer

Boats/Equipment +

Crew Opportunities


GCSC Club History
GCSC By Laws
GCSC Sea Scouts

Cruising & Non-Spin B

Challenge #2. R-Way R, Naples Sailing and YC's New Year's Cup 2011
Challenge #1. WIND ROSE, Naples Sailing and YC's Commodore's Cup 2009
for more information: Randy Young

Gulf Coast Sailing Club's Gal's CupGCSC Gals'
Challenge Cup

1st Challenge 09/10 season SOON!
Participate in this program either as crew or boat:
Lisa Brice

Gulf Coast Sailing Club's Black CupSpin B Revival

Crewing -- or have a boat looking to work with spinnaker? JasonRichards

Naples' Keewaydin
in Full Spin

St. Pat's Weekend 2009
Off Naples Beach

[cruising spin and mizzen staysail]
108 Ft. Keewaydin Sailboat flying spinaker March, 2009 photo by
Keewaydin Island History and the Keewaydin Bear Logo
on the 108 ft sailboat Keewaydin

GCSC Logo 2010

GCSC Meeting, Wed., *** May 21***
***Moved to 3rd Wed. for this May only***
New Location: Harold's Place  Parrot Room

6pm Social, 7pm Meeting

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  GCSC Membership Application   
  SWFL 2015 Race Schedule
  SWFL 2014 Race Schedule
  [Updated 10/10] Naples 2013-14 Race Schedule
GCSC Members -- Be Crew // Get Crew // Cruising // Racing // Day Sail
Fill Out This GSCS CREW Application and Mail in! Members ONLY!
Contact GCSC Crew Coordinator:

Naples Sailing Spring Action
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50th Messmer Cup Regatta
Naples Sailing & Yacht Club
April 26, 2014
Entry Form || NOR || SI || Addendum
NSYC Golden Jubilee Celebration to include North Sail's
Director of Education and America's Favorite Sailing Teacher
Bill Gladstone presenting Highlights from North University Seminars.
[Presentation not limited to racing fleet contact:]
See Notice of Race for Details.

Naples to Key West Regatta
Naples Sailing & Yacht Club
May 14-17, 2014
Entry Form
Key West to Naples Regatta
'The Return from Bone Island'
Naples Yacht Club

May 18-19, 2014
Sugden Sailing Center
Sailing on Avalon Lake for everyone!
Check This Site
< < < Sailed 2013-14 Season > > >
Sami Bud Light Regatta
April 12-13, 2014
Photos From DragonFly Plus
Naples Mega Sailing Event
GCSC's 38th SWFL Regatta
Porsche of Naples Cup

March 28-30, 2014

      The 2014 Porsche of Naples Cup Regatta fulfilled its promises to be one of SWFL’s best regattas with top notch sailors competing in the challenging and brisk Gulf waters off Naples.
      Peter Schutz, former CEO of Porsche, and Brian MacInnes of Oracle Team USA America’s Cup Group highlighted two sold out dinners hosted by Naples Sailing and Yacht Club and the Naples Yacht Club.

Dragon Fly Plus


Dragon Fly Plus

Bob Utter True Cruising Award
Dragon Fly Plus

Results Spinnaker here. | | | Results Non Spinnaker here.
ShutterFly Photo Site here.

Naples High School 420 Team
Winter Season
     Wrapped up season end of February. The team of 7 participated in 3 regattas: Sarasota, Miami, and St. Pete. We have six veterans looking for more teammates starting in Sept. Several members of the team are also active in the Florida Laser circuit.

      If there are sailing teens from NHS out there who have been Optimized out with nowhere to go ... this is the program for them. Contact

     Teens with some sailing experience can also try out sailing on a larger keelboat -- contact

Video of NHS 420 team having fun click here.
Photos of NHS 420 team having fun click here.
Naples Sailing and Yacht Club Spring "Towers Race"
March Results: Multi || Spin A || Spin B || TC
Additional Photos by Mae from deck of Dragon Fly here

January Weekend Sailings
Meet at GP Marker 12:45 Sat./Sun.
Boomerang Races
[Boomerang Sailboat Races: everyone takes off the same time, sails away from GP 1 hour and returns. First one back gets to go home first.]
or on water: channel 16 then to 72 "Boomerang Race Committee"]

January Mini Cruises
Including Raft-Ups
In Champney Bay

Contact: RearCommodore
Naples Yacht Club Offshore Regatta 2013
Saturday, Dec. 14 -- Caxambas and Capri Pass
Results: Spinnaker || Non Spinnaker, TC
Individual Photos from the Deck of Dragon Fly courtesy of Mae, here.

GCSC's 2nd Annual GCSC Sugden Park Regatta, Part 3
Sunday, Dec. 8
Photo's Here

GCSC Sugden Park Regatta 2013 sailing 420 and Precision 15

[See more coverage of Part 1 and 2 below.]
Avow Hospice Regatta/MIYC
Nov. 16-17
Results Here

Linked regatta photos are coordinated by Capt. Frank Brown, Dragon Fly Plus
Naples Sailing and Yacht Club, 49th Commodore’s Cup
October 25-27, 2013
Results:  Overall by Division || By Race || Overall Spin/NonSpin

Linked regatta photos are a selection of over 1800 taken from Dragon Fly Plus,
and by Bronwin at the weather mark, and Bonnie on RC Bluenose.
[coordinated by Capt. Frank Brown]
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Key West -- Naples -- Bone Island Regatta 'Return Race'
Naples Yacht Club
-- May 19 - 20 Results:
Naples -- Key West -- Bone Island Regatta -- Naples Sailing and Yacht Club-- May 15 - 18 Results:

Additional Photos from the deck of Dragon Fly Plus here.

49th Messmer Cup Regatta
Naples Sailing & Yacht Club

April 27-28, 2013
Photos available via Dragon Fly Plus
Results:  Spin A || Spin B || TC || Non Spin || Multi-Hull

2nd Annual GCSC Sugden Park Regatta, Part 2
Part 2 of the GCSC/Sugden Park regatta [April 7] [see below for Part I] added a mixed boat slalom course and man overboard races. The grill served up burgers and kielbasa. About 60 showed up ranging from 5 to 75 in age and nearly everyone got out on a Opti, Laser, Hobie, Precision 15 or 420.
more photos here

Photos By Captain Elizabeth and Captain Vic
GCSC's 37th SWFL Regatta
'Porsche of Naples Cup'
Crayton Cove, Downtown Naples
St. Patrick's Day Weekend

Mar. 15-17, 2013

Photos from the Race Committee
Photos from Dragon Fly Plus

GulfCoastSailingClub 37th Regatta
2nd Annual GCSC Sugden Park Regatta Part 1
Over 100 showed up for the 2nd annual GCSC Sugden Park Regatta Feb. 23 on Lake Avalon as our members and guests tried out two Optis, three Precision 15s, three 420s, a Hobie and a Laser. And all the boats were used very well.

Loads of thanks go to the hard working staff at Sugden Sailing.

Sugden Park GCSC 2nd Regatta ... Photo by
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Gulf Coast Sailing Club, P.O Box 2121, Naples, FL 34106-2121
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