Cliff Mitchell Fall BI Race

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October 7, 2023 @ 8:45 am – 3:45 pm
Boat Location:
Navy Marina Slip A49
17 Perry Rd
Newport, RI 02841
Newport YC
Cliff Mitchell Fall BI Race @ Navy Marina Slip A49

Registered:Yes,  Notice of RaceSailing InstructionsScratch Sheet

Be at Navy Marina Slip A49 - Sat October 7th @ 8:45AM EDT

Club Website: Newport YC
Race Results: 1st in Class 3, 1st in Appetizer Presentation  
Crew Color Codes: Green crew is confirmed. Yellow crew need to verify with Skipper. Red does not crew for event. White crew position assignment not made yet and tally as Maybe - need to verify with Skipper.
 Name Position AssignmentAvailable Crew Comment
Bill Helm
Claire Crew
KathyW Crew
Total Crew 3 = Confirmed (3) + Maybe (0) -- Maybe includes Available with no position assigned

Post # 5110

Those needing base access (Kathy)  please meet 8:30 am at the Pass & ID parking lot to be driven on base.

PHRF 94 – Vento Solare start is at 10:09
Pursuit race to BI – non spinnaker. Be at dock 8am to load up.
Staying at Payne’s Dock. 

Bill – responsible for Bloody Mary Contest!
Kathy & Claire – responsible for Appetizer Contest!

Bill will have beverages and snacks + stuff for breakfast (yogurt, granola, hard boiled eggs, coffee).

Kathy – bring dinner for one night (something like Lasagna in foil pan or Bertollis bags we can heat in stove)

Claire – bring lunch for Saturday & Monday

Bill brings fender board, long dock lines, shore power cable, cocktail table and boom tent.

6:00pm Skippers Meeting – Get official start times and sailing instructions

9:00am Start – Newport. The first boat will start at 9:00am, and the rest will follow based on handicap.

noon – sandwiches on boat

6:00pm Finish – New Harbor, Block Island – If you can’t finish by 6:00pm give up, turn on your engine and come in for beer.

6:30pm Dinner – One night on boat, another night in town.


Breakfast stuff available on boat

10:00am Bloody Mary Contest  – Back by popular demand. Bring your own concoction. What you do with the mixes after the judges taste them is up to you.
12:00pm Hors d’oeuvres – On the dock. Be ready to present your best hors d’oeuvres for judging in taste and presentation. Partaking requires participation!
1:00pm Awards – On the dock.

6:30pm Dinner – One night on boat, another night in town.


Breakfast stuff available on boat

Lunch – Sandwiches on boat

Leave as you so desire or continue to enjoy the island. Be sure to check with your dock
mates in case any of them want to leave early.

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    • Bill on October 9, 2023 at 3:00 pm

    A great weekend on Block Island with Kathy, Claire & Bill.  Great race results and appetizer contest results.  We were fortunate to have the blender and the heater on the boat. After a nice weekend on Block Island we had a fast ride back with everyone taking time on the helm.

    • Claire on October 10, 2023 at 2:37 pm

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