Attendance down but sales up:
(January 21, 2019) – The first four events of the winter boat show season in America came to a close yesterday with a decline in attendance figures but positive reports of strong sales and qualified buyers. Shows in Atlanta, Nashville, Chicago, and Kansas City were said to enjoy good media coverage and buyer enthusiasm, but in some cases were hampered by weather or competing sports events. Full report….
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Attendance down but sales up, Editor
Optimist US Team Race Midwinters:
Youth sailors from across the USA competed in the Optimist US Team Race Midwinters on January 19-21 in St. Petersburg, FL. Cooler temperatures and 8 to 15 knots of breeze set the stage for three days of team racing. Twenty-three teams completed 277 races with Coral Reef Yacht Club Spectra winning followed by Lauderdale Yacht Club 1 and LISOT Black. Details.
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Optimist US Team Race Midwinters, Editor