By CCSA

Next weekend is Whale of a Sail at Carlyle, September 13-15.

“Whale” is one of the largest race weekends in the region. It is a annual, open, multi-design invitational held every September at the Carlyle Sailing Association on Carlyle Lake. The racing and camping weekend has been a season staple since the 1970s.

For more information – https://csa-sailing.org/The_Whale.html

Schedule:

Friday: 6pm-9pm – Registration – Welcome Party

Friday, 13 September

  • 6 – 9 PM registration, welcome party, CSA clubhouse

Saturday, 14 September

  • 9 – 9:30 AM registration, CSA clubhouse
  • 8 AM free breakfast, clubhouse
  • 10:00 Competitor’s Meeting, pavilion
  • 11:00 First Warning signal, first race (lunch break TBD, additional races to follow)
  • 11:30 Long Distance start (lunch on water)
  • 6:00 PM Buffet dinner, party and music

Sunday, 15 September

  • 8 AM free breakfast, clubhouse
  • 9:30 First Warning signal, Long Distance start
  • 12:30 PM end racing and lunch
  • 2:30 Awards Presentation

Fees and Registration

  • Entry, $40 ($45 after 8 September) per boat plus $5.00 for each crew
  • Entry, junior (not reached 19’th birthday), $10.00
  • Saturday, Sunday bag lunch, $8.00 each (Choice of; Cold Cut Combo: Spicy Italian: Black Forest Ham or Veggie Sandwich)
  • Saturday night buffet, $17.00 per person, separate reservation required