Birmingham Sailing Club encourages fleet racing. Current fleets at the club are:
The Flying Scot is 19 long and weighs 850 lbs. Sailed by two or three people, the Flying Scot has 191 sq. feet of sail, consisting of a main and jib, plus a 200 sq. ft. spinnaker. The Scot has a high boom and wide decks. The Scot can be easily trailered.
The Scot fleet hosts the Great Scot Regatta in the fall of each year.
BSC contact: Richard Wade, email@example.com
The Thistle is 17 long and weighs 515 lbs. Sailed by two or three people, the Thistle has 191 sq. ft. of sail, consisting of a main and jib, plus a 220 sq. ft. spinnaker. The Thistle can be easily trailered. The Thistle fleet hosts the Great Pumpkin Regatta each fall.
BSC contact: Richard May, firstname.lastname@example.org