Dear MRA members,
IODs will also race on the combined Tinker's line this Saturday, Aug 7th. As a result, we have made changes and additions to our original 8/3 e-mail communication. These changes and additions are underlined below.
This coming Saturday, August 7th will be a
very busy day for racing in the Marblehead waters. Please be aware of the
following changes to the regular MRA SI's:
• The Midway and Tinkers
Lines will be combined for this Saturday only. Etchells, IODS, Vipers,
Sonars, J-24's and Rhodes 19s will be combined on the Tinker's Line area. First
gun (for Etchells) will be at 12:00, followed by IODS, Vipers, Sonars. J-24s
and Rhodes 19's. All public communication will be on VHF Channel 71 for this
• Etchells and IODs will
be sailing a long course to green marks; other fleets will be sailing a short
course to red marks.
• The leeward mark (or
gate) for all fleets will be red marks.
• Start and finish marks
will be green.
• IOD scores and times
will be sent to the Classic Boat Regatta Race Committee at the conclusion of
• The Town Class National Championship
will be organized in the Brimbles Line area, using VHF Channel 72 for
• The J30 National
Championship will race in the Midway Line area, using VHF channel 78 for
• The Bowditch Race, a
PHRF event, will organize outside of the Tinkers Line, using VHF 69 for
We look forward to seeing you on the water,
The Marblehead Racing Association -