Lee County, Florida is a boating paradise that offers something for everyone. The Marine Services Division manages the Yacht Club Community Park, which has 89 docks for boats up to 55 feet in length and other amenities such as a pool, beach, recreational courts, and The Boathouse Tiki Bar & Grill. Steve and Doris Colgate moved their company headquarters from New York to South Fort Myers in 1975 and now have four sailing schools on the Florida Gulf Coast and two more in the British Virgin Islands. They offer sailing classes at Myers Beach (which reopens on May 1), South Seas Island Resort on Captiva Island, The Westin Cape Coral Resort in Marina Village, Cape Coral, and at the Downtown Hampton Inn & Suites in St.
Petersburg. The 56th Summerset Regatta was held from Fort Myers Beach to Knapps Point in Sanibel after a late change in schedule. Eric Millbrandt's “Full Tilt” won first place in the spinnaker division. Other top finishers included “Tango”, “Temptress”, and “Tiger”.Are you looking for a beach sailing regatta in Lee County? You're in luck! The Summerset Regatta is just one of many regattas held in Lee County throughout the year.
Whether you're a beginner or an experienced sailor, there are plenty of opportunities to get out on the water and enjoy the beautiful scenery of Lee County.