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Upcoming Regattas

    • 21 Apr 2019
    • 2:00 PM (EDT)
    • GRSA


    Easter Egg Hunt for Our Little Ones

    Beginning at 2:00 pm.
    Meet at the Pavilion

    Come early, bring a picnic lunch or snacks and enjoy our beautiful view and great photo opportunities for the family photo albums.

    Please RSVP with how many kids will be coming to the membersatlarge@grsa.org so the committee can plan accordingly.

    Thanks. 

    GRSA Staff

    • 27 Apr 2019
    • 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
    • Lake of the Woods


    • 05 May 2019
    • 10:00 AM (EDT)
    • GRSA

    More information will be available at a later date.

    Skipper's meeting at 11:00 am.

    • 05 May 2019
    • 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
    • Lake Norman Y.C.


    • 19 May 2019
    • 2:00 PM (EDT)
    • GRSA

    Wine Tasting on May 19th at 2 p.m.

    This is a member supported event and no cost. Pot luck of wine and sides to share and taste and socially gather at our favorite club.

    Members who would like to participate are asked to bring their favorite wine. Members will share, taste and celebrate their favorites! 

    (It can get fun to vote on the best wine!)

    Additionally, bring a paring side dish to share. It is a great time to meet your fellow members and enjoy fall at our club. The fire will be going and the view will be amazing.

    Our current Board and Committee members will be represented to help others get to know our club better and open invitation to be involved for the coming year.

    • 15 Jun 2019
    • 9:30 AM
    • 16 Jun 2019
    • 3:00 PM
    • GRSA

    Skipper's meeting at 11:00 am


      • 29 Jun 2019
      • (EDT)
      • 30 Jun 2019
      • (EDT)
      • GRSA, 4301 Woolridge Rd, Midlothian, VA 23112
      Register

      Contact:
      Pete Cookson
      Regatta Chair
      804-909-9817
      peter.cookson@verizon.net

      You are cordially invited to the 2019 Flying Scot Capital District Regatta be held at the Greater Richmond Sailing Association on Swift Creek Reservoir located southwest of Richmond, VA in Midlothian, VA.

      1. RULES:

      This regatta will be governed by the rules as defined by the current edition of The Racing Rules of Sailing (RRS) for 2017 - 2020, the Flying Scot Sailing Association Class Rules dated January 2017 and amended January 2019, Article B-VII, and the Racing Instructions of the Greater Richmond Sailing Association.

      2. ELIGIBILITY AND ENTRY:

      a. Eligibility and entry will be subject to the Flying Scot Sailing Association Class Rules dated January 2017 and amended January 2019, Article B-VII,

      b. Advance registration is available online for eligible boats at http://www.grsa.org/event-2472638. Registration must be completed by Friday, June 7th to avoid a late fee. Check in and registration at the regatta site will be available from 1600 – 1900 on Friday, June 28th, and Saturday morning, June 29thst from 0900 until 1100.

      c. Note: Registrations may be updated by contacting Kevin Bayes at 804-523-2900 during office hours.

      3. FEES:

      3.1 Fees are $90.00 per boat and include racing, continental breakfast and lunch for both days, socials after racing, and Saturday dinner for skipper and one (1) crew. Additional social/dinner tickets are available for $15.00 each. Additional lunches, if selected during pre-registration, will be available at a cost of $8.00 each. With the exception of lunches, children under the age of five eat free.

      a. Late fee for registration after Friday, June 7th: $15.00.

      b. Please mail your checks to:

      Greater Richmond Sailing Association

      C/o OMG

      6200 Lakeside Avenue

      Richmond, VA 23228

      Attn: Kevin Bayes

      4. THE REGATTA:

      4.1 There will be a total of five races. Three or four races are planned for Saturday and one or two races for Sunday dependant upon weather.

      4.2 One race will constitute a regatta.

      4.3 The scoring system will be the Low Point System in Appendix A of the RRS.

      4.4 Trophies will be awarded depending upon the number of entries in each class.

      5. SAILING INSTRUCTIONS:

      Sailing Instructions will be available at on site registration and at the skipper’s meeting. Courses to be sailed will be described in the Sailing Instructions. Any changes to the Sailing Instructions will be made at the Skipper’s Meeting and posted on shore on the GRSA bulletin board.

      6. SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:

      Friday, June 28th: Gates at GRSA open at 1400 for out of town arrivals.

      On-site registration from 1600 to 1900. Snacks and beverages will be available.

      Saturday, June 29th: Gates open at GRSA at 0700

      0900 Registration opens

      1100 Registration closes

      1100 Skipper’s Meeting

      1200 Warning signal for first race. Two to three additional races are to follow.

      1730 Social

      1830 Dinner

      Sunday, June 11th: Gates open at GRSA at 0700

      1000 Warning signal for first race. One or more additional races to follow. No race will be started after 1230.

      1400 Social and presentation of trophies.


      • 29 Jun 2019
      • (EDT)
      • 30 Jun 2019
      • (EDT)
      • GRSA, 4301 Woolridge Rd, Midlothian, VA 23112


      • 13 Jul 2019
      • 14 Jul 2019
      • Hampton YC


      • 14 Jul 2019
      • 9:30 AM
      • 18 Jul 2019
      • 3:00 PM
      • Pensacola YC

      Skipper's meeting at 11:00 am


        • 15 Sep 2019
        • 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
        • GRSA

        Skipper's meeting at 11:00 am


          • 27 Oct 2019
          • 4:00 PM - 10:00 PM (EDT)
          • GRSA

          Come join the festivities on October 27th for GRSA 's Pumpkin Regatta and Octoberfest!


          Skipper's meeting 11:00 am

          • 03 Nov 2019
          • 2:00 PM (EST)
          • GRSA

          Wine/Beer Tasting on Sunday, November 3rd at 2 p.m.

          This is a member supported event and no cost. Pot luck of wine, beer and sides to share and taste and socially gather at our favorite club.

          Members who would like to participate are asked to bring their favorite wine or craft beer. Members will share, taste and celebrate their favorites! 

          (It can get fun to vote on the best wine and beer!)

          Additionally, bring a paring side dish to share. It is a great time to meet your fellow members and enjoy fall at our club. If cold enough, the fire will be going and the view will be amazing.

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