Please join America’s Boating Club of Greenwich to hear Captain Bilski’s Long Island Sound fascinating tales (and exciting trials.)
Sea Tow is the #1 choice of boaters nationwide for boat towing and expert on-water assistance. They help boaters connect to highly professional, experienced captains who can help when it matters most.
In 2018 Capt. John Bilski took over the Sea Tow franchise covering the water from Greenwich to Milford, trading an insurance industry workplace for a snug office in a tiny cottage along the waterfront promenade at Bridgeport’s Captain’s Cove where his distinctive yellow and black Sea Tow vessel is moored.
He manages three full-time captains, two backup captains, and two on-call scuba divers – the latter come in if lines need to be attached below the surface or if a boat requires salvaging. They are always monitoring the VHF channels used by boaters out on the water, both at the Captain’s Cove location and in their homes.
“I was pretty much on the water from day one of my life,” Capt. Bilski says. “I used to fish with my family and we always vacationed on the water. I’ve been a boater and scuba diver and fished in these waters my entire life. So when the opportunity came up of buying the franchise, I jumped at it.”
NOTE: Members of America’s Boating Club enjoy many popular benefits, one of which is a 10% discount to Sea Tow. Details will be available at the event.
7 pm ~ Usual light refreshments will be served by French Chef Cécile
Greenwich Boat & Yacht Club, 9 Grass Island Road, Greenwich CT 06870
Save the Date for 2019 CHANGE of WATCH of America’s Boating
Club of Greenwich
March 1st 2019 7 pm At Innis Arden Club
180 Tomac Avenue ~ Old Greenwich CT 06870
Dinner ~ Drinks ~ Prizes
Boatloads of Fun
Please RSVP to Janis by Wednesday, December 5th by email GreenwichSquadron@gmail.com or phone 203-820-9275 and mail a check made out to GSPS for a contribution of $20 to Janis Stahlhut ~ 1465 E. Putnam Ave, #323 ~ Old Greenwich, CT 06870
Greenwich Boat & Yacht Club 9 Grass Island Rd, Greenwich CT 06870
Presented by skipper Justin Bonar and the Crew of YYZ
Darien member Joe Spinella joins his fellow crew in showing their race video, and answering all your questions about the race, their personal preparation, outfitting the boat, how YYZ was named, and those Bermuda shorts. Both Joe and skipper Justin have taken several of our courses.
Wednesday, October 17th, 7 pm
La 41 00′ 86″ N Lo 073 34′ 73″W
August 11 Hi tide 11.54 am / Rain date will be the following day
The anchor boat will be at the mooring around noon until sunset. Plenty of time to come by, bringing a snack/drink to share and move from boat to boat to socialize and talk boating. No Boat? No worries! There’s room aboard.
All are asked to contact David Leisten 860-480-8222 with their plans.