2017 National Regatta – July 6-9 – Sail Newport Regatta

By | May 13, 2017

110 sailors and friends of the class, we are looking forward to a great Nationals this year as part of the Newport Regatta in Rhode Island.

The regatta itself will be a 3 day event (Friday, Saturday and Sunday), with an additional day for the tune up race and other practice on Thursday. We will have hoist use for all 4 days and will be dry sailing the event. Dock space is also available.

Details on the Newport Regatta, including the NOR and online registration are now available here (Registration is $140 until 6/30): http://www.sailnewport.org/regattas/newportRegatta/2017newportregatta

Get your gear at: the Pirate’s Lair

The official agenda is available in the NOR, but the 110 class will have a few extra events too, summarized here:

Wednesday July 5
1730 Welcome BBQ dinner, location TBD
** recommend self-guided tour of the Cortana Restoration at IYRS before 5pm

Thursday July 6
0800-0900 Class check in for the Tune up race
0900-1200 Measurments, etc
1300 Tune Up Race Warning Signal
1600-1900 Check in for the Newport Regatta
1730 Meet for carpool to Herreshoff Museum (if desired)
1830 Appetizers and Tour of the Herreshoff Museum

Friday July 7
Follow published regatta schedule
1630 (or immediately to follow sailing) Annual Meeting

Saturday July 8
Follow published regatta schedule

Sunday July 9
Follow published regatta schedule

Please let us know if you (or any nonsailor guests) are coming as soon as you know to help us with planning!