OBX Multihull Sail Fest Sept. 7-8th, 2024

OBX Multihull Sail Fest  (New Venue for 2024)

Saturday & Sunday, September 7-8, 2024

Nags Head Event Site and the Harvey Water Access
6800 South Croatan Highway, Nags Head, NC 27959.

NOR & Sailing Instructions to follow

Classes:

  • F18
  • Hobie 16
  • Weta 4.4 Trimaran
  • Open Catamaran Spinnaker
  • Open Catamaran 
  • Min 3 boats to constitute a class

Course:

  1. Two days of buoy racing in the Currituck Sound.
  2. All races are weather dependent and will be changed to fit conditions.
  3. Courses- class starts,  multiple races, PRO to set courses

Schedule:

Details:

  • Each day’s race will begin at 11am. Unless RC changes due to weather
  • Course races – Starts by class, 5 minute intervals
  • 3-5 races, weather dependent for course race day
  • Rules: Racing Rules of Sailing 2021-2024
  • Class awards will be done for classes of 3 or more. Race Director has right to change course based on conditions or create a separate course for different classes of boats to finish within a reasonable similar time.
  • Volunteers- please contact us to volunteer for registration, race committee and/or safety boats
  • Prizes awarded per class placement 1-3

Safety:

  • A waiver must be signed, and you are responsible for your own safety.
  • There will be a safety boat available, just in case
  • A USCG or equivalent PFD must be worn at all times
  • VHF radio monitoring channel 7 or a mobile phone must always be on board
  • GPS units are permitted, and the entire race is in protected waters!
  • COVID Rules apply- If Applicable- mask, social distancing and are based on state guidelines at the time.

Cost:

  • Entry Fees are $55 for single handed and $75 for double handed
  • Payment Portal by credit card on entry form (see button)

Race Director: Hardy Peters, East Coast Sailboats, 252-489-3491 or info@eastcoastsailboats.com
Housing – Air B&B, Hotel, camp ground

NOR- TBD

Sailing Instructions- TBD

Registrations- Follow “Regatta Network” link for current registrations