11th ANNUAL SLOCUM CHALLENGE REGATTA
Date: Saturday, September 17, 2016
Location: Slocum River Estuary, Dartmouth, Massachusetts
The regatta is open to racing shells, open-water shells, kayaks, canoes, surf-skis, traditional rowing boats, whaleboats, pilot gigs, and stand-up paddleboards, with separate age-categories for competitors under 20, over 50, and over 65, all in Men’s, Women’s and “Mixed” (co-ed) divisions.
As always, the emphasis of the regatta will be on good fun and enjoyment of the scenic Slocum River. A light post-race lunch will be provided at the Awards Ceremony, immediately following the races at the Lloyd Center’s headquarters (430 Potomska Road, Dartmouth).
For guaranteed acceptance, Entry Applications, must be received no later than 4:00 p.m. on MONDAY, September 12th (25% surcharge for entries received after 4:00 p.m., September 12th). “Slocum Challenge” long-sleeve T-shirt, on sale to the public (while supplies last), on race-day, for $15.
Order and starting-times of all races will be finalized on Thursday, September 15th and posted online at www.lloydcenter.org a.s.a.p. by Friday morning, September 16th.
No entry will be accepted after 4:00 p.m. on WEDNESDAY, September 14th.
Please plan accordingly.
Entry fees are $30 per entry, plus $10 per competitor and are not refundable. Entries may be mailed to the Lloyd Center, 430 Potomska Rd., Dartmouth, MA 02748, faxed to 508-993-7868 or emailed to email@example.com. Due to increasing costs, please note that Regatta T-Shirts are an additional $10 to the entry fees (per competitor) this year.
All proceeds of the Slocum Challenge Regatta will go to benefit the Lloyd Center’s Estuary Education Programs that promote stewardship of the river.
URGENCY CALL –
TO REACH REGISTRAR ON RACE DAY – CALL 508-990-0505 x 24
Thank you to our 2015 Individual Sponsors:
Sasha Lauterbach & Peter Sturges
Kathy & Greg Clear
Merita Hopkins & Jim Ring
Mary Ellen Hawes Lees
Thank you to our 2015 Corporate Sponsors: