USPS-Logo

Hilton Head Sail and Power Squadron

A unit of United States Power Squadrons ®

Boating is fun, let us show you how!

HHSPS-Burgee
s1-powerboat-trawler
s2-powerboat-turning
s3-sailboat-blue-waters
s4-jetski
s7-sailboat-ocean
s8-sailboat-carribean
s9-boat-wake

Welcome to the Hilton Head Sail and Power Squadron Website!

 

USPS-LogoWe are a unit of the United States Power Squadrons®, which is the world's largest non-profit boating organization. It is often called "America's boating club".

Our members are families who contribute to their communities by promoting safe boating, on the water and in the classroom. Our squadron is located on Hilton Head Island, which is at the South-Eastern corner of South Carolina, at 32º10'33.88" N, 80º46'22.88" W. Many of our members live on Hilton Head, while some reside just over the bridge in Bluffton, SC.

Read more: Welcome to...

HHSPS Boating Education

                       

The Hilton Head Sail & Power Squadron offers boating courses and seminars throughout the year.  Next month we will be offering "Fuel and Boating."                                               

THIS SEMINAR IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!

Seminar Description:  Fuel and Boating

Discover what every boater needs to know about gasoline and diesel fuel, including computing and evaluating fuel consumption, caring for your fuel system, and fueling a boat safely.  Learn how to handle fuel safely and to respect its lethal potential.  Learn how to avoid running out of fuel. Each student receives a full color Student Guide for the seminar.

  What's Included?

·       Practice environmentally safe fueling

·       Control and prevent “oily waste” discharge

·       Know the differences between gasoline and diesel engines

·       Understanding torque, horsepower, transmissions and propeller issues

·       Measure and predict fuel performance

·       Employ special “rules of thumb”

·       Calculate range and distance

·       Recognize fuel problems

   When:  9:00,  May 14

   Instructor:  Steven Rahn, S

   Location:  Hilton Head Island Senior Center, 70 Shelter Cove Ln, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928

   Cost:  $35 for members; $45 for non-members

   To register contact:  Peter Dion:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (631.456.9134)

HHSPS Boating Activities

boating-raftUp

Hilton Head Sail & Power Squadron offers a wide range of boating activities for our members. There are on-the-water boating programs, including boating cruises and The Magellan Society.

Read more: HHSPS...

HHSPS Social Activities

dinner-table

Social events are a very important part of the Hilton Head Sail & Power Squadron. Our social events range from dinners to boating cruises.

Read more: HHSPS Social...

HHSPS Calendar

calendarIcon

Upcoming Events

Search