New Bedford, MA

With Community Boating Center in New Bedford, MA taking the lead, the goal is for 2 teams of 4 junior sailors, sailing 2 Figaro 2s, with one safety officer/coach per boat, to complete either The Whalers Race (session 1) or The Salty 100 Race (session 2). All sailors to complete the US Sailing Online Safety at Sea program and gain certification.

See this VIDEO from 2021 Summer Bristol, RI program – fabulous!

Click HERE for full Program Description (PDF)

For more information, contact:
Andy Herlihy, email: aherlihy@communityboating.org


Session 1

Schedule, April 25 – June 4/5, 2022 (The Whalers Race)

  • Practices on Mondays and Thursdays, 5pm – 8pm
  • Practices will also happen each weekend, with overnights on 5/7-5/8, 5/21-5/22, and 5/28-5/29. Sailing days may depend on weather forecasts and could be subject to change.
  • The Whalers Race, June 4th-5th (100nm)
  • Coursework includes the US Sailing Online and Hands-on Safety at Sea program, and upon passing results in certification

Session 2

Schedule, July 18 – August 26/27, 2022 (The Salty 100 Race)

  • Practices on Mondays and Thursdays, 5pm – 8pm
  • Practices will also happen each weekend, with overnights on 7/30-7/31, 8/13-8/14, and 8/20-8/21. Sailing days may depend on weather forecasts and could be subject to change.
  • The Salty 100 Race, August 26th-27th (100nm)
  • Coursework includes the US Sailing Online and Hands-on Safety at Sea program, and upon passing results in certification
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