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2011 TRIAD Challenge

posted Aug 29, 2011, 7:33 AM by Longview Yacht Club   [ updated Aug 29, 2011, 7:37 AM ]

Host:                      Longview Yacht Club, Lake o’ the Pines

Date:                      September 17, 2011

Venue:                   Lake o’ the Pines                  Jefferson, TX


Rules:                     The race will be governed by the rules as defined in the Racing Rules of Sailing 2009-2012.

Eligibility:               The regatta is open to all Sunfish Class yachts – class membership is not required.

Advertising:          Advertising will be restricted to Category A.

Schedule:              Saturday, September 17, 2011

0800                       Late Registration and Continental Breakfast

0930                       Competitors Meeting

1030                       Warning signal for first start of the day

TBD                         Lunch Ashore

                                Afternoon races to follow lunch

ASAP                      Trophies ASP after completion of racing

1700                                  Happy Hour

Entry Fee:             $25 for Senior’s and $10 for Junior’s (under 16) – Before September 10th 

After September - Registration fee is + $10 for everyone. 

Fee includes continental breakfast, lunch, racing, cheese and fruit         

Please pre-register by September 10th so you can get a $10 discount and we can get an accurate head count.  You can even wait to pay upon signing in at the event so long as you pre-register.  E-mail the requested information to Al Hildebrand at

Racing:                   One race will constitute a regatta.

“Collegiate Style” short course races using “Appendix S” starting sequence.

Trophies:               Places plus Top Overall, Top Novice & Top Recreational Rig

Housing:                You won’t be there overnight but Al may be able to arrange something if you wish.

Information:         Ed Owen, (318) 286-2788 or email to

                                Al Hildebrand, (903) 236-3392  or e-mail to