Owen Mitchell Spring BI Race

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May 25, 2024 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Boat Location:
Navy Marina Slip A49
17 Perry Rd
Newport, RI 02841
Newport YC
Owen Mitchell Spring BI Race @ Navy Marina Slip A49

Registered:Yes   Fees Paid: Paid $61.80 4/12/2024,  Notice of RacePayment LinkSailing InstructionsScratch Sheet

Be at Navy Marina Slip A49 - Sat May 25th @ 8:00AM EDT

Club Website: Newport YC
Registration: Link
Race Results: 2nd in Class, 1st in Team Race, 2nd in Appetizer Contest  
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
Cindy CrewAppetizer for contest
KathyW Crew
Rory Crew
Total Crew 4 = Confirmed (4) + Maybe (0) -- Maybe includes Available with no position assigned

Post # 5296

Those needing base access (Kathy & Rory)  please meet 7:45 am at the Pass & ID parking lot to be driven on base.

PHRF 94 – Vento Solare start is at 09:31
Pursuit race to BI – non spinnaker. Be at dock 8am to load up.
Staying at Payne’s Dock. 

Bill & Cindy – responsible for Appetizer Contest!
Kathy – responsible for Bloody Mary 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)

Rory – bring lunch for Saturday.

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 May 26, 2024 at 9:04 pm

    The crew after awards. 2nd in Class, 1st in team race, 2nd in Appetizer presentation.

    Rory, Maddie, Bill, Cindy & Kathy

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