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2024 Founders Day Race

Arundel Yacht Club will sponsor the 

2024 Founders Day Race on
Sunday, August 18, 2024

The race is open to all interested sailors

regardless of AYC membership. 

The race will start at approximately TBD hours

EDT and will be a pursuit format.

See complete information below.


Entries must be made on the official entry form.  The fee of $35.00 payable to A.Y.C. must accompany your entry form. Entries must be received by 18 August 2024, @ 0900 EDT, or mailed to:   AYC - FD Race, c/o Charlie Barker, PO Box 328, Kennebunkport, ME 04046

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TBD EDT    Skippers meeting (Ropewalk) 
TBD EDT    First Boat starts (pursuit start)



Starting Line:  Between FL 1 Bell and Committee boat. (Keep bell to Starboard side.

1st Mark: Around 1st upwind mark. Keep to Port  (Keep mark to Starboard)

2nd Mark: Keep to port (Keep mark to Starboard)  RW "PC" bell off Perkins Cove

Finish Line: Between FL 1 and committee boat Keep bell to Port side)


OR In the event of NO committee boat:  

When passing FL 1 bell on port side, record your own time when you are aligned with Bell and Blinking light at entrance to river and withing 50 yards of the Bell.


Total distance: approximately 18 miles

In the event of adverse sailing conditions, an alternative course may be decided upon by the race participants at the Skipper's meeting.


Prizes will be awarded to 1st , 2nd , and 3rd place finishers. Winners will be announced at A.Y.C. Ropewalk 1 hour after the last boat arrives at A.Y.C.

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