This year’s Florida West Coast Gam will be held on Saturday, October 15th at the Isles Yacht Club in Punta Gorda, Florida. Feature presenters will be well-known cruising guide author Claiborne Young and Caribbean cruisers John and Ann Taylor. Young will share his intimate knowledge of cruising the east coast of the Carolinas, Georgia and Florida, while the Taylors will share their experience with choosing, outfitting and cruising aboard their 44-foot sailboat, Living The Dream. There will be additional presentations on topics of special interest to cruisers. Whether you are just starting cruising, or are an experienced sailor, the gam will be of interest to you. This event fills up quickly, so sign up early. Go to www.ssca.org to register, and click on the SSCA Events tab for program details, cost and registration information.