Slocum Challenge Regatta

9TH ANNUAL SLOCUM CHALLENGE REGATTA

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Date: Saturday, September 27, 2014
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).

2014 Entry Form, Information, and Race Course

SRR __optFor guaranteed acceptance, Entry Applications, (will be available soon at the Lloyd Center and rowing, kayak and canoe centers throughout New England), must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 23rd (25% surcharge for entries received after 5:00 p.m., September 23rd). All competitors whose Entry Application are received by that date will receive a complimentary “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 after 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 25th and posted online at www.lloydcenter.org on Friday, September 26th.

No entry can be accepted after 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 25th. Entry fees are $30 per entry, plus $10 per competitor and are not refundable.  Entries may be faxed to 508-993-7868 or emailed to fcallen@lloydcenter.org.

All proceeds of the Slocum Challenge will go to benefit the program services of the Lloyd Center for the Environment.

URGENCY CALL –
TO REACH REGISTRAR ON RACE DAY – CALL 508-990-0505 x 24


2013
Official Results (PDF)  ~   Information (PDF)  ~  Race Course (PDF)  ~  Race Times (PDF)

 

2013 Regatta Photos

2012 Regatta Race Results (PDF)

2012 Regatta Photos

2011 Regatta Photos

2010 Regatta Photos

Thank you to our 2014 Individual Sponsors:

Kathy & Greg Clear
Mary Ellen Hawes Lees
Peter L. Macdonald
Peter Sturges

Thank you to our 2014 Corporate Sponsors:

CF Racing

Concordia Company

CV Liquors

Elegant Restrooms

Fiber Optic Center, Inc.

Hawthorn Medical Associates

New Bedford Internet

Pioneer Mooring

Whaling City Sound