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Announcements for SPSA Series Race on January 19th

Hello Sailors,

  • The Chili Cook-Off scheduled to follow our Series Race on 19 January has been rescheduled to 20 April.  Sorry about this, the Sailing Center will be filled with hundreds of young sailors in town for the USODA National Team Championship.  

  • NO PARKING allowed in the Sailing Center on 19 January.  Boats kept in the Sailing Center lot will be allowed to launch.  

Let’s Go Sailing!

Rich Treinen

January SPSA Events

Hella Sailors,

Here’s a quick list of the SPSA January events.

Tuesday January 1st at 1 PM  Pursuit Race:
  • No Registration required
  • No fee required
  • First boat to start will be at 1 PM
  • All SPSA boats will have a start time.
  • Coarse and your start time will be posted on the SPSA Bulletin Board by noon Jan 1st
  • You will find the SPSA Bulletin Board above the Sailing Center drinking fountain
  • POST RACE Party and Awards at Courigans

Saturday January 19th at 11 AM   Series Race #5

Saturday January 19th around 4 PM (post race) Chili Cook-Off

Lets’ Go Sailing!

Rich Treinen
SPSA Secretary

SPSA December & January Events

Hello Sailors,

Our events for December and January are listed below.

Saturday December 4th
  • 11 AM SPSA Series Race 4
  •  4 PM (or there abouts) Christmas Dinner Party and White Elephant Grab Bag.  SPSA will provide BBQ meats and sodas, members please bring a side to share and your beverage of choice.  Don’t forget your entry gift for the grab bag  – useful or not, crap or nice, all in good fun.  Remember crying is not allowed in the Grab Bag!)

Tuesday January 1st
  • 11 AM  New Years Fun Pursuit Race This is a no entry fee event. REGISTRATION REQUIRED so that we can compute your start time.
  •  4 PM   Post Race Party & Awards at Corrigans

Saturday January 19th
  • 11 AM SPSA Series Race 5
  •   4 PM  Chili Cook Off at the Sailing Center  – prizes awarded for the Best Chilis

Let’s Go Sailing!

SPSA Secretary
Rich Treinen

SPSA Sunset Sail Friday November 2nd

Hello Sailor,

If you have not already signed up for the Sunset Sail, please consider our invitation to Join the St. Petersburg Sailing Association for a magical evening on the Bay on Friday November 2ND.  This casual cruise is open to all SPSA members and you are welcome to bring a guest.

If you’d like to join us, send me an email at 

and I will coordinate you with a skipper who will welcome you aboard.


Best Regards,

Dan Dawson, Last Tango


sent by

Rich Treinen
Secretary SPSA