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Calling all Opti Sailors!!
April 21, 2009

Opti Sailors- Ready to get back on the water?

Well... Here is the perfect oppurtunity to dust off the ol boat.

The Volvo Ocean Race is hosting mini regattas for jr. sailors, including one for opti sailors. It is APRIL 26TH AT THE FAN PIER. IT WILL BE A LOT OF FUN!! 


Optimist Regatta open to all Opti sailors, hosted by Volvo Ocean Race at Fan Pier Boston.

-----NOTICE OF RACE------

1. RULES- This regatta will be governed by the Racing Rules of Sailing (RRS) 2009- 2012 including the prescriptions of US Sailing, except as modified by this Notice of Race and the Sailing Instructions. International Optimist Dinghy Association class rules will apply.

2- ELIGIBILITY- This regatta is open to all Optimist sailors.

3.1- Championship Fleet (Red, Blue, White Fleets)- Racing on, April 26, 2009 only

7:30 am Check in
9:00 am Skippers' Meeting
9:30 am Harbor Start
10:00 am First Start
12 noon Lunch Break (approximate time)
1:00 pm Afternoon Races
3:00 pm Return to Fan Pier Docks
4:00 pm Awards

4.1- Championship Fleets $20.00

5- Online registration will be available at:

6- Sailing Instructions will be available at check-in at the Fan Pier.

7- Courses and Racing Area will be delineated in the Sailing Instructions

8- Contact Information- Please contact Grace Quigley with any questions or concerns at