Congratulations to the Sea Scout Ship Albatross from Martinez, CA on earning the 2012 BoatUS National Flagship Award. Since the National Flagship rating was re-instituted in 2002 by BoatUS, four California Sea Scout Ships have been recognized for outstanding service to youth as National Flagships. A full report on the 2012 National Flagship and National Flagship Fleet is posted on the National Flagship Registry.
The Albatross was presented the BoatUS National Flagship trophy by Bryan Dove from BoatUS and Western Region Commodore Glen Meskimen at the Ancient Mariner Regatta Awards Ceremony onboard the USS Hornet in Alameda, CA.
Congratulations to the Albatross and the 2012 National Flagship Fleet for a job well done.
The 2012 National Flagship Fleet includes:
Sea Scout Ship City of Roses (601), Portland, Oregon
Sea Scout Ship Challenge (5111), Chicago, Illinois
Sea Scout Ship Dragon Lady (1942), Arlington, Virginia
Sea Scout Ship Makai (700), San Leandro, California
Sea Scout Ship Triton (1767), Newport Beach, California
Sea Scout Ship Tsunami (678) Battle Ground, Washington