VSS Racing Page
The Venice Sailing Squadron is an active racing club. We a member of the Sarasota Bay Yachting Association. The official racing season is from September to May. During the season the VSS sponsors buoy and distance races as well as a series of regattas in conjunction with the VYC, off the coast of Venice and Nokomis in the Gulf of Mexico.
VSS NOTICE OF SERIES
The VSS NOS for the 2016 - 2017 season is publicly available in PDF format
VSS Courses and Buoys
The VSS organizes races around five buoys off shore from the the Venice Inlet in the Gulf of Mexico.
Image of the VSS Gulf race course and buoy placements.
Next VSS RACE
Pay The Seasonal Racing Fee
VSS Current Standings Fall 2016
NEXT SBYA SAILBOAT RACING EVENT
SBYA 2016 -2017 Full race Calendar
The SBYA maintains an active sailing regatta schedule hosted by it's member's yacht clubs. The VSS as an active participant in and host of a number of regattas. This year's SBYA's schedule is the following ...
Questions can be addressed to email@example.com
VSS 2016 - 2017 Full Race Calendar
Performance Handicap Racing Fleet (PHRF) is a handicapping system used for yacht racing in North America. It allows dissimilar classes of sailboats to be raced against each other.
VSS and SBYA phrf rating information.
CONDITIONS IN THE GULF OF MEXICO
From the NOAA station on the Venice Pier ...
Greeen Flash Sailing Links
Course buoy positions and course vectors
Starting times for boats with PHRF ratings between 51 and 300
Some ratings and starting times for boats that have sailed with VSS or Green Flash
The Racing Rules of Sailing & The Equipment Rules of Sailing
A printable Protest Form