About the WNY Catamaran Association
Fleet 119 is a member of the Hobie Class Association. Founded in the mid 1970s by a group of beach sailors that fell in love with these fast wind machines, we've been in the Western New York area ever since. The club now supports other catamarans and has always been around the Angola New York area with homes at Point Breeze, Grandview Bay, Bennett and Wendt Beaches. In 2005 we moved to our new location at New York State's Evangola State Park in Angola, New York, where we currently have about thirty-five boats that are stored and beach-launched.
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Fleet 119: Home at Evangola State Park
The 2014 sailing season is right around the corner and the members of Fleet 119 will be raising their masts on the beach in no time.
Members, we will be publishing our 2014 party calendar shortly and throughout the season posting annoucements for Fleet sails and bar runs, so remember to come to the site often to see what's coming up at Evangola.
For non-members, we have added the 2014 sailing packet. If you or someone you know if interested in Catamaran sailing or joining the Fleet, click on one of the sailing packet links to read our club rules and application.
We are sure this summer will be a great one, see you at the beach.
2014 Fleet Sailing Packet is Available
Hello everyone, the 2014 sailing season is quickly coming. Don't delay and send your 2014 information in. click on the link here to download this year's sailing packet.
2014 Fleet 119 Sailing Packet
See you at the beach.
Supercat 15 for Sale - $1400 or BO
Supercat catamarans were built by Boston Whaler to their typical standard of excellence. Whaler no longer builds these great cats, but all parts are available from Aquarius Sail who still builds catamarans of the same design. Supercats don't "hobby horse" like Hobie 14 and 16's and they also don't pitch pole. These very capable cats have high volume bows that don't plow into the waves, but ride over the tops of them. This boat is meant for speed and safety. Supercats employ a boom-less rig, meaning that there is no boom to smack your head upon jibing. This cat is equipped with shroud extenders so if you do flip it is a simple matter to right the boat to continue sailing. The standing and running rigging is in good shape and the hulls are in good condition. The mainsail is in good condition, the jib is serviceable, but sun-scorched. The trampoline is serviceable, but will need restitching in the near future. This boat comes with a heavy duty galvanized trailer that is registered in New York. As will all things, the price is negotiable but I am asking $1400.
Email: Randy G.
Call: 716 912 6193
picture above not of actual boat
2013 WNY Catamaran Sailing Packet
Here we go,,, it's the 2013 season and while you pull your boats out of where you've sotred them this winter please take some time to download and read this years sailing packet. You know the drill, please read the club and park rules and regulations. By signing your application you are confirming your understanding of these very important items. Old members help the new members and we will see you on the water.
Click Here for Sailing Packet Download file
2013 Fleet Party Calendar
I know everyone has been waiting for the release of the 2013 WNY Cat Fleet 119 party schedule. Well you don't have to wait any longer. Here is this years list of party events.
Memorial Day Party: Sunday, May 26th
July 4th, Party (a Thursday): Saturday, July 6th
Just A Party (but not just any party): Saturday, August 10th
Labor Day Party: Sunday, September 1st
Also, don't forget to check out the events at Evangola this summer. Bring the kids or party with the Fleet.
Pirate Festival: July 27th and 28th
Tomato Festival: August 23rd, 24th and 25th
Be there or be square-top,,, yeah that was corny I know.
2012 Sailing Packet
Attached is the revised 2012 Sailing Packet for the club, if you would please take a couple of minutes to go over the Club’s and Park’s rules and regulations; by signing your application you are confirming you have read and will abide by these articles.
CLICK HERE FOR SAILING PACKET DOWNLOAD
2012 Fleet Party Calendar
Memorial Day Party: Sunday May 27th
4th of July Party: Saturday July 7th
Happy August Party: To be announced
Labor Day Party: Sunday September 2nd
2012 Updated Officers List
Commodore: Bill Wutz
Director and Chief Scribe: Bob Kaine
Treasurer and Investments: Jon Scott
Social Chairman: Becky Mergenhagen
Secretary: Holly Mergenhagen
Regatta Chairman: Jon Scott
Legal Director: Joe Marusak
Website: Brad L. Shipston
Not a Cat but.....Amazing Steering Skills in Big Seas
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Volvo Ocean Race Continues - 2nd Leg
Link to the Race Tracker for playback: http://www.volvooceanrace.com/en/racetracker/rdc.html
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