NEWS & UPDATES

June 26, 2020

Hi gang,

This is my final opportunity to address you before the race, tomorrow. A few brief notes:

- This will be our largest event that we've hosted and our first serious race, even though it is non-sanctioned. I have full faith in our race committee. They are experienc...

June 16, 2020

Hey gang,

I have a huge amount of information to impart to you, so hang on!

First, here is almost everything you need to know about the Poplar Island Race-  Registration, NOR, Sailing Instructions, Course Illustrations!

https://www.regattanetwork.com/event/20889

Again, the...

June 10, 2020

Hello everyone,

The Gather & Gab was even bigger than last year! 14 boats on the starting line for our practice clinic and 12 boats (with nearly double the people) at the raft-up, afterwards!

The array of interesting and beautiful boats was fantastic to witness and indic...

May 30, 2020

Hello CHESSSmates!

I realize that the pandemic disruptions have caused us to rush the Gather 'n Gab with short notice but I hope you'll try to join us. We already have 8-10 boats committed to attending.  This email contains the critical details. Also, keep watching the...

May 26, 2020

Hello everyone,

As I mentioned last week, the board is posting a technical write-up or video each week on a different topic to help you optimize your boat for shorthanding.  This week's article is by our past-Secretary, present-Treasurer, Jeff Halpern.  He discusses how...

May 20, 2020

Hello all,

....and just like that, we were allowed to go sailing again. Also, rafting up with precautions seems allowed, according to my latest intelligence.

I have information on two items:

First, we've elected to hold the 2nd Annual CHESSS Gather 'n Gab.

When:  It will b...

April 28, 2020

Hey gang,

Sorry for the short notice, but I wanted to share two "distance learning" opportunities that are FREE!

The first is Quantum Sails, TONIGHT, April 28th. This link takes you to Quantum's "Live Video Series Schedule."

https://www.quantumsails.com/en/live-video-seri...

April 17, 2020

Dear CHESSSmates,

I have struggled with whether it's appropriate to reach out to you during these uncertain times and when might be an acceptable time. As I write this letter, I hope it is both.  Although I suspect that not many of you need a cheering up email from CHES...

March 12, 2020

Hey fellow CHESSSmates,

Don't forget, the 2nd Annual Gather 'n Gab will be held in/near Whitehall Bay, Annapolis on Saturday, April 18th!

Rendezvous in the vicinity of Whitehall Bay for our "start clinic" to hone your starting line skills. The clinic also serves to give...

March 1, 2020

Happy Meteorological Spring, everyone!

Although we've been quiet, the board has been hard at work. To bring you up to date, at the Fall Meeting in 2019, we took on new board members:

Joe Gillis was replaced by Jeff Halpern as Treasurer,  Ted Slotwinski replaced Jeff Halp...

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