Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Light the Bay Regatta

Light the Bay Regatta
Sponsored by the Low Tide Yacht Club
Date: August 18, 2018 

Time:   Registration at noon and Races start at 2:00 P.M.
Place:   LTYC, 1000B So Rodney French Blvd, New Bedford, MA 02744
Entrance fee:   $10.00 per person (After Aug 16, 2018…$15.00 per person)
Type of Sailing Craft:   Laser, Sunfish, Sonar or similar craft.
Type of Rowing Craft:   Dory, Whaleboat, Gig, Sea Kayak
Award Ceremony:   Following the race approximately 5:00 PM.   (No BYOB)
Dinner at 6:00 PM:    Racers and non-racers can purchase dinner tickets for $15.00 in advance before August 16, 2018.   The proceeds from the dinner will go to the “Low Tide Yacht Club Scholarship Program”.

This is a NEW CONCEPT---Fun team to combine Rowing and Sailing.   Join as a team (one rowing and one sailing boat) or join as individual and we will match you up.
Rowing Boats will row an approximately 1.5-mile course.   The Sail Boat will also sail an approximately 1.5-mile course.   We will use a low point scoring system for each race.   The team with the lowest combined score will be the winning team.

For more information about this event, forms, directions, maps, please go to the “Upcoming Events” page at our web site:  / or you may contact Past Commodore Ed Lobo at 774-218-0537 or by e-mail: 

*We are a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization*