The EYC’s Optimist Regatta is this weekend! The Optimist Regatta has been expanded to two days in 2012. The regatta will take place on the afternoon of Saturday, July 7 and the morning of Sunday, July 8.
There is no fee to participate in the Optimist Regatta. The drawing for EYC members to use EYC-owned boats in the regatta is at 1:00 PM on July 7 at the EYC. Members who participate in the drawing should make sure they will be available to compete during the entire time during which the Regatta is scheduled. The first race is scheduled to begin Saturday at 2:00 PM.
Optimist class rules require racers not to have reached their fifteenth birthday prior to December 31, 2011.
The Optimist series races normally scheduled at the same time as the Optimist Regatta will not take place.
For more information and the complete schedule of the Optimist Regatta, see the Notice of Race located at www.eyc.org/racing.