Optimist Sailboats

We are borrowing boats right now.  It will not last forever.  We need to buy some of our own boats.   $1500-2000 usually will cover the cost of a used optimst as we can find them coming on the market. You can sponsor part of a boat, or equipment with the earmarked sponsorship (just remember to note […]

Opti Optimization!

We would like to patch up the Optis on loan from Colington. We need to accumulate an inventory of correct running rigging and hardware for replacement parts and damage, get some new sails ($140 each for 8 boats) and replace leaking bladders in the boats.  Time is also needed to help with the repairs and […]

Hobie Sails

We need sails for the Hobie Cats The club has 4 Hobie 18’s for member use which need new sails.  If you are an adult and want to enjoy sailing Hobie 18’s, then please sponsor one of the boats’ refurbishment and commissioning costs.  New Sails are about $1500 per set.  Rigging, painting, trampolines etc can […]

Marina dock repairs

Critical for safety We need a donation of at least $1000 plus 4 workers to rent the equipment and remove all marina debris from the water. Coach Jay has done some legwork on the equipment rental pricing and bare bones needs and you can contact him directly if you are interested in helping. To earmark […]

Hobie De-lamination Repairs

Help get the Hobie 18s ready to sail Several of the boats need a person with carpentry skills and some fiberglass experience to help correct soft spots on Hobie Hulls.  Coach Jay can instruct on the process and help if you pledge to come to the Phillips Boatworks shop while I am there to get […]

420 Sailboat pick up

Boat in Clearwater Florida Jay and Meg Phillips have purchased another 420 the club can user, but it needs to be picked up in Clearwater Florida. We need 2 people to run there with a trailer and bring this boat back up to Hatteras so the bigger kids have enough boats in the 420 class.

Coaching Boat

The organization could greatly benefit from a Center Console Rib.  The inflatables are soft and don’t cause damage to the dinghys or vice versa.  Anticipate up to $20k for a good used Noverania, Carib, etc brand RIB thats not a headache to keep working. Rigid Inflatables are the boat of choice because the inflatable rubber […]

Boat Rack

We have some lumber for a boat rack to be built to hold the small boats/optis.  Need some workers to assemble it. If you can spare a few hours after work or early morning on Saturday, the boats really need to be stored in a rack and out of the way of the parking and […]