Edison has proudly hosted the U.S. Junior Olympic Regatta – the River Romp – since the ’90’s, and welcomed many sailors who went on to be serious competitors throughout the one-design classes in the SE Region and beyond. We’ve welcomed Olympic sailors, class champions and those for whom sailing is simply fun. If you live […]
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Members of the FMHS sailing team participated in their first HS420 regatta of the season in Hollywood, FL, last weekend. Congratulations to the team and thanks to our chaperones, parents for their support and encouragement!
Edison Sailing Center will participate in this year’s Summer Sailstice international event.
April 8-9 Sarasota Sailfest Sarasota Youth Sailing, FL *April 29-30 South Atlantic Atlanta YC, Acworth, GA
A group of sailors representing the Optis, High School 420s and Laser fleets of Edison Sailing Center collaborated with Caloosahatchee River
Watch for a coordinated clean-up of the River, Saturday, Oct 22.
Edison Sailing Center is pleased to announce that the Colgate Clinic for Junior Women Laser Sailors will be held November 19 & 20, 2016, in Fort Myers.
April 9-10 USA Junior Olympic Sailing Festival – Sarasota Sailfest Sarasota Youth Sailing Program, Sarasota, FL
Doris Colgate’s name is synonymous with women’s sailing. Her passion for sailing has created women’s sailing associations and mentoring programs for at-risk girls. She has also developed team building programs for middle school youth. Author, entrepreneur, program developer, and sailor,
The Laser is a single-handed racing dinghy. A big factor for the Laser dinghy’s popularity is protection by strict one-design class rules. No changes are allowed to the boat unless they are specifically permitted in the rules.
The result is that all Laser boats are virtually identical whether they are brand new or 10 years old, making it the sailor that wins the race, not the boat.
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