How to Race

Learn how to Race.

Start Sequence:

  • 6 Min – Preparatory (Four Horns)
  • 5 Min – Race Sequence Start (One Horn)
  • 4 Min – (One Horn)
  • 1 Min – (One Horn)
  • Start – (One Horn)

What to Expect

  • 12:30 pm: Skippers and Boats Arrive / Setup
  • 1:00 pm (ish): Race Committee Setup
  • 1:00 pm-1:30pm: Course Prep
  • 1:40 pm: Last Minute Boat Ramp Rush 
  • 2:00pm – Start of Race #1.
  • 3:30pm – All Races Must Start before this time.
  • 5:00 pm (or so) – Racing is complete.

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