Venice Women's Sailing Squadron, "Bitter Ends"!
***** Season 2015 - 2016 *****
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Springs Winners with Captain Bre nda Bell and Sunfish 1st Place WinnerPam Miller.

May FWSA Meeting 2016

Small Collage of Bitter Ends in VYBA 2016 Venetian Cup Regatta Bitter Ends Sunfish Winners Pam and Janet

Small Slide of FWSA Rainbow Regatta 2016

Small collage of Home Interclub April 2016 Home Interclub
April 6th 2016

Winter Winners Race Series 2016

Small icon of winter winners, click for list!
Group photo of Winter Winners 2016!

St Patrick's Day Sail Group Picture HAPPY ST. PATRICK'S DAY SAIL!
Wow SUNFISH, IODs and PRAMS all on the same race course.


2016 Annual Denis Hill Regatta Winners
Lois Steketee, SUNFISH; Wendy Murray, PRAMS;
Ann Carroll, IOD; Denis' widow Eve at far right!
Winners 2016 Annual Denis Hill Regatta!

Bitter Ends Valentine's Day Sail Bitter Ends has Valentine's Day Sail today, Feb. 10, 2016.

   After week after week of poor weather and too much wind. We sailed today in very light to no wind conditions. The Sunfish gave up waiting for the wind to pick up and didn't get any races started. Eventually we had some "cold" breezes tacing back to the dock. The IODs/Prams got some races in for the second week of our winter series. Yea! See group Valentine's Sail picture.

FWSA January Meeting, Jan 20, 2016
at St. Petersburg, 14 Bitter Ends Attend
14 Bitter Ends attend FWSA January meeting.

Bitter Ends2015 Santa Sail Photo      SANTA SAIL 2015

Beautiful Sailing Day on the Water

  Bitter Ends Fall Regatta November 2015
      Bitter Ends Fall Regatta, Group Picture
       Race Chair's Captain Ann Carroll, left, and Lois Steketee,left,
            presented the Perpetual Awards to winners at right.
Winners Bitter Ends Fall Regatta!
Karen Williams, PRAMS; Jan Hughes, IOD;   Pam Miller, SUNFISH

Halloween Winners 2015
Left to right
First, Second, and Third Place Winners were Judy Karr, Gloria Casey, and Miriam Staveley
   TuTus were the Halloween Theme this year suggested by Beth Anderson.  Although some had concerns over this year's theme, such as "Who was the Skinny B who thought of this idea".   The old and new salts embraced the theme with creativity and artistic beauty.  Weather didn't cooperate so the sail to Snake Island was cancelled.  However winners were declared and bag lunches enjoyed at Higel Park.  And some paraded through the Venice Arts Center lead by Pam Miller.   

S e e  m o r e  S c a r y  S a l t s!

  FWSA Championship Regatta in Flying Scots October 13, 2015 at Davis Island
            Racers: Brenda Bell, Ann Carroll and Judy Karr, pictured below.
                 Helpers: Gloria, Penny, Sylvia, Sue Colunio
      Bitter Ends Racers Ann, Judy, Brenda
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Learn to Sail Gradutes 2015
                                Learn to Sail Graduates Class of 2015
l-r: Marge Whiteman, Lois Stufflebeam, Carol Duggan, Connie Sayers, Kathy Engle
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Jane Forbush, oldest sailor, recieves Honorary Membership Jane Forbush, Our Oldest Active Sailor, receives Honorary Membership
Read the letter!


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FWSA September Meeting 2015

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Lunch after the Board Meeting
   After Captain Ann's Kick off Board and Chair Meeting on August 28, 2015,
          many enjoyed lunch at the Plantation Golf & Country Club!