The St. Petersburg Sail & Power Squadron, serving the Tampa Bay, Pinellas County, St. Petersburg, Florida area,
is in District 22 of the United States Power Squadrons.
USPS is a nonprofit boating organization formed in 1914 with approximately 450 squadrons.
The St. Petersburg Sail & Power Squadron (SPSPS) was chartered in 1939.

America's Boating Course

Our boating safety course teaches you essential skills for enjoying activities on the water. Whether you have your own boat, are thinking of getting one, or just want to be safe on the water, this comprehensive course is a great introduction (or refresher if you already know everything).

Next course begins: 22 August.
Last day to register online: 20 August.

Vessel Safety Check

Sign up for a free vessel safety check to ensure you have the proper equipment to keep you and your loved ones safe on the water.

Upcoming Events

Sep
27
Tue
7:00 pm Cruise Planning @ SPYC Sailing Center
Cruise Planning @ SPYC Sailing Center
Sep 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Cruise Planning helps you prepare for voyaging afloat – whether just week-ending or multi-month cruising. Learn essentials about equipping and provisioning your boat, crew selection, financing your trip, entering and clearing foreign ports, emergencies afloat, & boat security.
Sep
29
Thu
7:00 pm Advanced Piloting @ SPYC Sailing Center
Advanced Piloting @ SPYC Sailing Center
Sep 29 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Advanced Piloting builds on the knowledge gained in Piloting to teach you how to navigate in coastal waters, predict tides and tidal currents, navigate safely with radar, and GPS, and optimize course planning.
Oct
5
Wed
7:00 pm Executive Committee Meeting @ St. Petersburg Yacht Club
Executive Committee Meeting @ St. Petersburg Yacht Club
Oct 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The executive committee meets on the first Wednesday of every month (except July).
Oct
6
Thu
11:30 am Lunch Bunch @ Varies
Lunch Bunch @ Varies
Oct 6 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Normally held the first Thursday of each month at local restaurants around St. Petersburg.
7:00 pm Advanced Piloting @ SPYC Sailing Center
Advanced Piloting @ SPYC Sailing Center
Oct 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Advanced Piloting builds on the knowledge gained in Piloting to teach you how to navigate in coastal waters, predict tides and tidal currents, navigate safely with radar, and GPS, and optimize course planning.
Oct
12
Wed
5:45 pm Dinner Before General Meeting @ St. Petersburg Yacht Club
Dinner Before General Meeting @ St. Petersburg Yacht Club
Oct 12 @ 5:45 pm – 7:00 pm
Social at 1745. Dinner is served at 1815.
7:00 pm General Meeting @ St. Petersburg Yacht Club
General Meeting @ St. Petersburg Yacht Club
Oct 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
General Meeting: Normally held the second Wednesday of each month (except January, July and August) at the St. Petersburg Yacht Club. Social hour @ 1900; General Membership Meeting Call to Order @ 1915.
Oct
13
Thu
7:00 pm Advanced Piloting @ SPYC Sailing Center
Advanced Piloting @ SPYC Sailing Center
Oct 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Advanced Piloting builds on the knowledge gained in Piloting to teach you how to navigate in coastal waters, predict tides and tidal currents, navigate safely with radar, and GPS, and optimize course planning.
Oct
14
Fri
all-day Anchor Out
Anchor Out
Oct 14 – Oct 16 all-day
Details to come soon