PGSC Cruise Report February, 2015

Co-Cruise Captains:  John Welsh and Ted Goodwin
February, as usual, was a fickled month for sailing in Southwest Florida.  While PGSC had two major sailing events scheduled, The Naples Art Festival Cruise, and The Venice Stage Cruise, only the Venice Stage Cruise was able to set sail for a great weekend in Venice….. Read more by going to the PGSC Cruising Page

There is a captains meeting scheduled for those signed up for or interested in the South Cruise (both the Keys and the Bahama’s) just prior to the monthly meeting at 5:30 p.m. in one of the rooms off the main meeting room.

Saturday February 28th is the last day to sign up!


Go to the PGSC Racing Page & Register for the 22nd Annual Conquistador Cup Regatta held March 6, 7, & 8, 2015! Sign up today. After February 20, 2015 there will be a $15.00 late fee. Enjoy an Anchor Out and a Poker Run as part of the fun and exciting new cruising activities for this great event. Click the link on the Racing page to see the Competition as of Feb 21. There will be two buoy races planned for Saturday, March 7 and a reverse start race on Sunday, March 8 with the winner receiving the coveted helmet and a picture of the winning boat on next year’s t-shirt. All registered boats will have an opportunity to win door prizes. SI’s are now available!

Grand Prize: Speed/Depth/Wind Pack from Triton Donated by Felix Marine and B&G Valued at $1599! Other Great Prizes include: Cobra Marine VHF Radio, 1 year Sea Tow membership, $100 off power-washing, Veteran’s Marine Service has offered your choice of Sailboat Rigging Inspection, Vessel Winch Service, or 100 hr/Annual Engine Service for free.Sailor’s Wharf Yacht Yard in St. Pete has donated a free “haul-out, power wash & launch” for boats up to 50’.North Sails Gulf Coast has donated 2 gift certificates for 10% off new sails and 2 gift certificates for $100 off service to sails.and much more.