2011 AUGUSTA INVITATIONAL
A SOUTHEAST LIGHTNING DISTRICT REGATTA
AUGUSTA SAILING CLUB – September 10 - 11, 2011

Schedule

Friday, Sept 9

Saturday, Sept 10

Sunday, Sept 11

7:30 PM - Harkrider's Cookout
                 at the Club

11:30 AM - Skipper's Meeting

8:00 AM - Continental Breakfast

1:00 PM - Racing Starts

10:00 AM - Racing resumes - Awards to follow

7:00 PM - Dinner at ASC-BYOM

No race will be started after 1:00 PM Sunday.  We will try to run 3 races Sat, and 2 races Sun. No throw-outs.
We will be using VHF radios for the race committee to communicate with the competitors

MEALS

Plan to attend the Harkrider cookout on Friday night at the ASC clubhouse.

On Saturday night, we will have a cookout at the yacht club.  Bring your own meat to grill. We will provide baked potatoes, salad, buns, condiments, dessert, refreshments.  Entry fee covers 3 people.  Additional dinners are $5.00, kids under 12 eat for free.  Please sign up for all additional dinners at time of registration.

You are responsible for providing your own lunches.  There is very limited grocery shopping near ASC, so plan ahead.  ASC will provide ice for coolers.

The regatta fee is $85.00 ($6 to district).   $90.00 if not a US Sailing member.

ACCOMMODATIONS

There is ample camping available on the ASC grounds, with restroom and shower facilities available.  There are also many hotels on Washington Road, near I20, which is approximately 20-25 minutes from the sailing club:

Travelodge 3039 Washington Rd (706) 868-6930

Sunset Inn 3034 Washington Rd (706) 860-8485

Masters Inn 3034 Wash. Rd (706) 863-5566

La Quinta Inn 3020 Wash. Rd (706) 733-2660

Hampton Inn 3030 Wash. Rd (706) 737-1122

Econolodge 2853 Wash. Rd (706) 736-0707

Days Inn 3026 Wash. Rd (706) 738-0131

Shoney's Inn 3023 Wash. Rd (706) 736-2595

DIRECTIONS TO AUGUSTA SAILING CLUB

From Atlanta: take Interstate 20 to Highway 221 and go North to Pollards Corner.  Continue straight on 150. Go 4 miles and watch for the ASC sign on the left.

From the North: take Interstate 20 into Georgia, exit on Bobby Jones (520) and go west (north).  Go 1 mile and take a left on Washington Rd (104) and go to Pollards Corner (about 10 miles).  Turn right on Hwy 150.  Go 4 miles and watch for the ASC sign on the left.

IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS, CALL:

Office Phone is 706-733-5449

Cell     Phone is 706-830-1468