With a view towards a brighter future QYC is preparing to host an S Class Invitational Regatta this coming August 7 and 8. Wooden Herreshoff S boats from Rhode Island will sail up to Buzzards Bay and join our Quissett fleet for two days of friendly interstate competition. Quissett sailors have high hopes of besting ... Read More
Quissett S Boats Coyote, Radiant, & Teaticket continued their centennial series racing in Newport August 17 – 18 amidst great support from Quissett spectators. Here are some exciting photos. Details to follow.
“S” Boat Design Centennial
By: David Hubbard
One hundred years ago, the most famous boat designer of all time, Nathanial Greene Herreshoff, aka “Captain Nat”, aka “The Wizard of Bristol”, was 71 years old, and quite possibly at the height of his powers as a sailboat designer. If you own a sailboat, or have ever seen ... Read More
Quissett sailors (Alan Haigh, Ham Lord, Olivia Lord, Ben Morris, Doug Cooper, Kathy Cooper, George Hunnewell, David Michaelson, Eric Karplus and Christos Karplus) returned to Larchmont, NY on Friday 7/19 to compete in the second round of Centennial racing.
Friday was a long distance race over to Long Island and back in a ten knot southerly ... Read More
Three Quissett S boats (Coyote, Radiant and Teaticket) and twelve Quissett S boat sailors (Eric Karplus, Christos Karplus, Josh Bernstein, Sydney Kiedeisch, Douglas Cooper, Kathy Cooper, Jeff Whittle, David Michaelson, Alan Haigh, Sylvia Haigh, Jeffrey Keith, and Ben Morris) met in Larchmont NY on Long Island Sound to compete in the opening regatta of the ... Read More
Quissett 2019 S Boat Racing On Buzzards Bay
While some of the Quissett fleet will be out-of-town participating in the S Class Centennial Series (see dates and locations at the bottom of the page), an abbreviated racing schedule will continue at home as follows:
Saturday, June 22 Early Bird Race, 2:15 pm
Saturday, June 29 July Series, 2:15 ... Read More