Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islander Sports & Recreationen-usTue, 17 Sep 2019 18:56:43 EDTTue, 17 Sep 2019 18:56:43 EDT the Water: September begins a change of seasons we roll into September, the end of summer is in sight as we gradually break away from hot muggy days and transition to the cooler days of autumn.This is great news for anglers fishing around Southwest Florida.Wed, 11 Sep 2019 00:00:00 EDTSafe at Sea: Mayday! Fire on board! one evening during the 1974 Bayview Mackinac Sailboat Race, 40 miles from the nearest land, our cook was preparing the evening meal when the alcohol stove fuel spilled out across the cooking are.Wed, 11 Sep 2019 00:00:00 EDTBirding, biking tours and paddleboarding new to 'Ding' Darling Day the 75th anniversary celebration at the J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge on Sanibel kicks in, staff has planned a "Ding" Darling Day for Oct.Wed, 4 Sep 2019 00:00:00 EDTSundial to host annual USTA sanctioned tournament Beach Resort & Spa will be home to the 2019 USTA Southwest Florida Clay Court Championships, open to USTA members ages 18 and over, on Sept. 27-29.Wed, 4 Sep 2019 00:00:00 EDTClub to host full moon paddle Ocean Tribe Paddling Club hosts excursions for paddling enthusiasts to enjoy a group paddle, share tips and ideas, and meet new friends to paddle with. The next one will be held on Sept. 14 from 7 to 8:30 p..Wed, 4 Sep 2019 00:00:00 EDT