3.5 — The Super Senior team from the Longboat Key Public Tennis Center that won the District Championship Monday, March 19. They will play in April in Daytona.
30 — Number of boats that entered into the 2012 Pot o’ Gold Regatta held Sunday, March 25, at Sarasota Sailing Squadron.
200 — The approximate number of sailors who participated in the 2012 Michelob Light One Design Midwinters, held March 18, at the Sarasota Sailing Squadron.
3,450 — First-place bridge score of Alex and Marlene Lancaster at Couples Bridge Tuesday, March 20, at Sarasota Yacht Club.
8,433 — Most pins knocked down in the bowling season by Doug Mampe for Bird Key Yacht Club bowling league as of Tuesday, March 20.
7,528 — Most pins knocked down by a female in the bowling season by Dee Devlin for Sarasota Yacht Club bowling league as of Wednesday, March 21.
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1 Floridafitfest and 5K Treasure Run
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
8 World Oceans Day Family Festival
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Hat's off to Dee Pelton, volunteers
Dee Pelton held a luncheon that will be tough to top.
Youth sailors descend on City Island
Approximately 250 people hit the water Saturday, April 20 through Sunday, April 21, for Sailfest. The regatta, Sarasota Youth Sailing's biggest fundraiser of the year, included four classes of competition — Optimus, 420, Laser and Multi-hull — and a barbecue feast.
Book club sunsets for the season
The Sunset Beach Book Club, in its 10th year, ended this season with a luncheon and discussion of the book “Gone Girl,” by Gillian Flynn, April 18, at Lazy Lobster. Discussion moderator was Ricki Carroll. Together, the group read five books this season.