April 20th, 2015An early spring paradise lies in a beach resort community along North Florida’s Gulf Coast powdery white beaches and emerald-green watersFort Walton Beach is home to WetaFest USA, an event that just earned permanent status at Fort Walton Yacht Club. 11 races, three days, the second weekend of April.
April 15th, 2015FALKENBERG, SWEDENWeta 4. 4 segling i bra vind 10 m/s. Både plattvatten inne i Falkenbergs hamn och 1,5 m vågor utanför Skrea strand. By Leif Goldkuhl
April 14th, 2015FORT WALTON BEACH, FLORIDAAt the 3rd annual WetaFest held April 9-12 at Fort Walton Beach, Florida, two newcomers to the Weta Trimaran flew through the water in true father and daughter style.
April 13th, 2015Pour la 2ème année, un stage 100% féminin en Weta, a eu lieu sur le lac de Joué Les Tours. Encadré par un moniteur, 7 stagiaires ont alternés les cours théoriques et pratiques. En début de saison ceci permet de voir et revoir les manœuvres, les allures, les réglages.
April 13th, 2015FORT WALTON BEACH, FLORIDAWell - the race is over. Exhausted smiles all around. . . The race committee did a fantastic job, and as usual the camaraderie and tight racing made for a great event.
April 12th, 2015FORT WALTON BEACH, FLORIDADay two of 2015 WetaFest is in the books. We want to give a shout out to all the wonderful Race Committee volunteers that have done a masterfully job with the weather they were given. By Fort Walton Yacht Club
April 11th, 2015Tremendous gusts today, although mostly flat water. Minor whitecaps. Nearly pitch-poled a couple times, but managed to recover with no harm done. Lots of fun.
April 11th, 2015FORT WALTON BEACH, FLORIDAIt’s natural to attempt to emulate something successful, whether it be basketball players and Michael Jordan or golfers and Tiger Woods. Sailing is no different.
April 11th, 2015FORT WALTON BEACH, FLORIDAWetaFest weather came out today! Great conditions and an awesome job by the Principal Race Officer. Most of the fleet finished within 3 minutes of each other. By Jon Britt
April 10th, 2015How often can you get training from a 60+ time World Champion, former Olympic medalist, an America's Cup multihull winner and Sailing Hall of Fame member? Today was the day for 24 Weta sailors that attended the Randy Smyth "Go Fast" seminar at WetaFest.
April 09th, 2015Wednesday Night Fun Race was FUN! John (aka Superman) flew, and I think won for the second year in a row. They were so far ahead though, it may have been Linda showing why she was first to finish singlehanded in the WaterTribe Challenge. . .
April 08th, 2015We wish everyone going to WetaFest a safe trip!