March 4 Seminar - Prepping Your Boat for Offshore

March 4, 2017 from 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM

The Annapolis Bermuda Ocean Race Committee presents  "Prepping Your Boat for Offshore". This 1/2 day seminar will be held at Eastport Yacht Club at 317 First Street in Annapolis Maryland.  Marine industry professionals will discuss rigging inspection and upgrades as well as sail selection, assessment and emergency repairs.  In addition the selection use and troubleshooting of modern electronic equipment will also be discussed. 

The fee for the seminar is $15. The club's restaurant and bar will be open to all participants after the seminar.  Limited seats are available so please register in advance using the link below.  Thanks very much and see you there!

http://tinyurl.com/A2B2018-Prepping-Your-Boat

The Annapolis Bermuda Ocean Race Committee and Eastport Yacht Club Announce New Bermuda Host Club for 2016 Race

Annapolis, MD - April 1, 2015 - The A2B Race committee is pleased to announce the Royal Hamilton Amateur Dinghy Club as the Bermuda host club for the 2016 Annapolis Bermuda Ocean Race.

Founded in 1882, The Royal Hamilton Amateur Dinghy Club, located in Paget, near Hamilton, has a rich history as a host for offshore racers and cruisers and offers full facilities for the visiting yachtsman. For more information on the club, please visit http://www.rhadc.bm.

In addition to the new host venue, the committee has created a new mentorship program to assist first time participants with race preparation. For more information on the program, please see the race website at http://www.bermudaoceanrace.com.

2016 marks the 20th running of the biennial race. Start date is June 10, 2016, and entries will be accepted beginning September 1st. For updates and news on the race, sign up for the race update email list at http://www.bermudaoceanrace.com.

CONTACT:

Alex Tomlinson, publicity@BermudaOceanRace.com

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