Light the Bay

The Low Tide Yacht Club with support from Azorean Maritime Heritage Society is hosting the Light the Bay event.


August 20, 2016

This is a NEW Concept – Fun team race to combine Rowing and Sailing. Join as a team (one rowing and one sailing boat) or join as an individual and we will match you up.

Rowing Boats will row an approximately 1.5 mile course. The sail boats will also sail an approximately 1.5 mile course. We will use a low point scoring system for each race. The team with the lowest combined score will be the winning team.
(Course may be changed depending on weather conditions the day of the race)
Type of Sailing Craft: Laser, Sunfish, Sonar or similar craft.
Type of Rowing Craft: Dory, Whaleboat, Gig, Sea Kayak
Time: Registration at noon Races start at 2:00 PM
Place: Low Tide Yacht Club – Fort Taber New Bedford
Entrance fee: $10.00/ person (After 8/18/2016 $15.00)
Award Ceremony: Following the race approximately 5:00 PM. (No BYOB).
Dinner At 6:00 PM Racers and non-racers can purchase dinner ticket
 $25.00 in advance –$30.00 at the event. 
Purchase Ticket Online Here.
Limited number of tickets available
Many Categories – Many Opportunities to Win!
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