The Rhode Island Rhode Rage Regatta
Saturday, September 27, 2008
Fort Adams State Park, Sail Newport, Newport, RI

Join us for a one-day racing event located at Sail Newport!

What’s Happening?
1-Day Race Event
Rain or Shine
Après Race Social Hour & Awards

Organizing Authority:
Rhode Island Hobie Fleet 448

  1. Boats may arrive no earlier than Thursday (staging on grass field)
  2. The event will be governed by the 2005-2008 ISAF RRS and the IHCA class rules
  3. We will be using standard Hobie courses
  4. No camping onsite, but available locally
  5. Please RSVP if planning on attending

This is a Hobie Only one-design racing event and you must have at least 3 boats of the same kind to have a class. However, if you do not have a class legal boat and still would like to race, please join us. There is not an open boat class and you will not be eligible for trophies, but we would like you to join in on the fun!

Location & Dates:
RI Rhode Rage Regatta will be held on Saturday, September 27 2008, at Fort Adams State Park, located at Sail Newport, in Newport, RI.

  Apès sailing party at a location to be determined. More details to follow next month.

Fort Adams is a park and has restroom facilities. No camping will be available on site. Boats can be brought down earlier (no earlier than Thursday) and can be left on the grass until Sunday.

Trophies will be awarded to the top three teams per class.

Includes a participant gift and the post-sailing party for skipper and crew. Snacks & light food to be served. No other meals are provided so remember to grab breakfast on your way down and consider packing a lunch for yourself on the water.

  Registration on-site is $50 per boat (early pre-registration by September 24 via mail is $40 per boat)
  Single-handed boats are $45 per boat (early pre-registration by September 24 via mail is $35 per boat)
  Additional guests who wish to attend the social hour are $5 each

Event Time Frame Description Contact
Recommended Arrival 8am   N/A
Registration 8am - 9:30am Registration @ Sail Newport Office and closes at 9:30am sharp! Joy Nelson
Boat Setup 8am - 10am Set up your boat and be ready for the skippers meeting N/A
Skipper’s Meeting 9:30am Skipper’s Meeting held @ Office Mike Levesque
First Start 11am Racing begins at 11am, ready or not Mike Levesque
Last Race 4pm Last race will begin no later than 4pm Mike Levesque
Boat Breakdown 5pm - 6pm Pack up your boat Mike Levesque
Social Hour/Trophies 6pm - 8pm Snacks & Light food—nearby location TBD Joy Nelson
To RSVP or look for a crew/skipper, please contact:
  Mike 401-595-5329
  Joy 774-218-5092




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