There were cheers in Old Greenwich in July of 2018 as a father-and-son sailing duo took first-place honors as part of a crew in an around-the-world yacht race. “What an epic adventure! Hurricanes, icebergs, whales and fishing nets were just a few of the obstacles the sailors encountered during their 40,000-mile race.
At our next meeting, Benoît Ansart and his son Victor will thrill us with details about their experiences as crew members aboard the Sanya Serenity Coast.
Wednesday, October 20, 7 – 9 pm Greenwich Boat and Yacht Club 9 Grass Island, Greenwich CT 06830
Co-Hosted with Darien Sail & Power Squadron Light refreshments by Chef Cecile Delannes
Watch a crew of students onboard the schooner S.S.V Tabor Boy as they compete in the 2019 Marion to Bermuda Race navigating exclusively with celestial navigation. Directed and produced by Jack Gordon, the film gives an inmate look at life onboard the vessel and the intricacies of navigating celestially. ( 30 min. ) Jack Gordon will be available for Q and A after the film.
Wednesday, April 21, 2021 6:30 PM via Zoom For the Zoom link, email Susan Ryan at GreenwichSquadron@gmail.com
Presided by District Commander Andy Papademetriou, N
Our traditional Change of Watch has to be celebrated virtually this year. We hope you will enjoy a glass of wine or beer with us all. Please use the chat function to congratulate officers or make any comments.
Please note that as of March 15, 2020 all of the Club’s classes and events are canceled for two months following CDC and State guidelines for the Covid-19 outbreak. Please watch your inbox and this website for any updates. Thank you for your understanding.