Time: April 15, 2011 to April 22, 2011
Location: Callville Bay Marina, Boulder Basin, Lake Mead NV
City/Town: Lake Mead National Recreation Area
Website or Map: http://las-vegas-bay-macgrego…
Event Type: annual, unsponsored, group, sail, to, 5, basins, of, lake, mead, nv
Organized By: Captain Kimo
Latest Activity: Feb 23, 2011
Sailors of Lake Mead here is the schedule for LVBMA 2011 events:
• Mead Madness Sail '11 : April 15-22, 2011
• 13th Annual LVBMA Founders' Day Cup Race : April 16, 2011
• Fall Flotilla Sail '11 : October 7-14, 2011 (Including 3nd Annual "Lake Mead Sailing Rally" while transiting the various Lake Mead Basins)
WHAT: The two schedule Sails are non-sponsored week long group sail to the five basins of Lake Mead NV/AZ. Overnighting in either sheltered coves or one of Lake Mead marina's courtesy docks. Newbie skippers are welcome. We have a group of regular Lake Mead sailors that have sailed together for many years and have a wealth of advise and assistance.
LVBMA Founders' Day Cup Race (Saturday of Mead Madness Sail):
The LVBMA Founders' Day Cup Race is open to all trailerable sailboats and skipper experience. Minimum racing rules apply. A small donations from participating skippers will be appreciated for off setting the cost of the awards. Request registration at firstname.lastname@example.org with:
• Name of the boat
• Boat's Manufacture and model
• Name of the skipper and crew
• ETA at Callville Bay
8:00 AM Captains' Meeting at the courtesy dock to provide time 'hack', minimum rules, preparation and race start signals, the designated race course with a map. Those overnighting in the sheltered Callville Bay cove on Friday will already have the information..
9:30 AM Start of the Race at Navigation Buoy CB-A (Callville Bay entry buoy) and closest point of land. This will also be the finish line.
~3:00 PM No Host BBQ and Awards ceremony and group picture at the overnight cove.
Winner’s award is a engraved SS Coleman coffee cup and the "Bitter End" award for last boat to finish. DNF boats are disqualified.
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Las Vegas Bay Macgregor Association
Callville Bay, Boulder Basin, Lake Mead, Nevada