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Winter Championships

Sign up on this page is for planning purposes only. Please be sure to officially register per the NOR.  

Tentative Schedule: 
Saturday - Registration, (Winter Meetings will be Virtual, at a date/time not conflicting with the regatta.) 
Sunday - Wednesday Racing

More information about the Winter Championship and the Southern Circuit can be found on the Southern Circuit Blog

Hotel Blocks to come. Also, refer to the St Pete YC accommodation guide for other options: SPYC Local Accommodations

The Limbaugh Fund Committee Announces:

Skippers 30 and Under - Entry Subsidy!

Skippers Aged 30 and Under:

50% off Entry Fee* for St Petersburg Winter Championship and Savannah Deep South Regattas! Almost a $300 Savings!


* Participants must register per the NOR.  Reimbursement promptly after the event by the Class Office.


The Mentor Program is BACK!

Pre and Post Sailing Debriefs, on the water coaching, pair up with a Mentor for the week! Learn from Nick Turney, Greg Fisher and others. Also new this year, a Post Circuit Debrief after the event via Zoom! A small fee of $50 helps to cover costs associated with the program. Sign Up Today on the Lightning Class Website:

Southern Circuit Mentor Program Registration

Saturday, March 18, 2023 to Wednesday, March 22, 2023
St Petersburg Yacht Club
SPYC Website
11 Central Avenue
St Petersburg, FL  33701
Additional Info:
Event Contact(s):
Laura Jeffers
Karen M Park
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Registration is recommended
Payment In Full In Advance Only
Attendees pay for their own charges
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