As the SMSA Administrator, I am in a unique position to see things and hear things from around our region.  As the summer unfolds, I am going to try to post thoughts that interest me.  Let's see how it goes.  If you have comments or feedback, please feel free to send it to:

Rob Hurd - SMSA Administrator

July 18, 2012: Review of the first three weeks of Summer

May 15, 2012: May is Life Jacket Awareness Month

May 1, 2012: USCG Regatta Safety notice

April 27, 2012: Instructor Training:

August 22, 2011: A summary of the summer

August 2, 2011: Parenting sailors:  Sometimes it is not what you write, but what you read that is worth passing along.  Check out these two articles from the US Sailing Blob about parenting young sailors. Click here

July 27, 2011: Splitting into divisions:

July 22, 2011: How to watch a sail boat race: 

July 18, 2011: Tragedy at the Chicago-Mackinac Race

July 12, 2011: No Spinnakers, no Traps for C420s. 

July 9, 2011: Race Committee Tricks.