Bitter Ends - Venice Women's Sailing Squadron


The Awards Party was held on February 10th at Mary Jane Park's
Condo Rec room. Ladies brought bag lunches and Sylvia Turner made
several decadent desserts. We sailed 8 days this past season,
a combination of 21 races.  Awards are Charms, Sailboat for 1st, Ship's
Wheel for 2nd, and Compass for 3rd (replaces the Anchor of previous years).
Winners for 2009-2010 FALL/WINTER RACE SERIES in the FOUR FlIGHTS
  PRAMS Flight A PRAMS Flight B PRAMS Beginners SUNFISH
1st:  Penny Washburn Helen Gokbudak Carolyn Holmes Yvonne Sonnenleiter
2nd:  Lynn Paul Vera Taborsky Susan Hines  Beth Anderson
3rd:  Bettine DeLea Sylvia Turner Terrie Gwaltney Judy Karr
The Winners of the Fall/Winter Race Series '09-'10 WINNERS
are at left,
right to left:

Front Row:
Judy, and

Back Row:
Lynn, Sylvia,
Vera, and

Opening remarks by Captain Penny Wasburn

Race Committee Chair. Karen Williams presented the PRAM awards

Perfect attendance Whale charm award went to Carolyn Holmes

Flight A PRAM Class Winners (r-l), Penny, 1st, Lynn, 2nd, and Bettine, 3rd

Flight B PRAM Class Winners (l-r), Helen, 1st, Vera, 2nd, and Syvia, 3rd

Beginners PRAM Class Winners are 1st, Caroyln Holmes at left, and 3rd, Terrie Gwaltney at right

SUNFISH Race Committe Chair. Bob Kelly, left, presented the SUNFISH award charms

SUNFISH Class Winners are 1st, Yvonne Sonnenleiter at right and 3rd, Judy Karr at left

Turtle Awards for Capsizing went to several, present were Sherry Beck, left, and Nancy Marik, right

Lynn reported on her visit to the US Sailing conference in Houston last weekend and told us all about it. It will be held in Clearwater next year.


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