The Don “Doc” Fellows Regatta is On
Location: Snipatuit Pond in Rochester MA
Date: on January 8 2011
Registration opens at 10 Am at the Launch site
Start Time: 11 AM if conditions warrant.
A minimum of 3 races must be completed to be an official regatta. If 5 races are completed, competitors can discard their worst score. There is no Maximum number of races.
Last race will start no later than 30 min before sundown. (4:09 PM Eastern Standard time).
This is a NEIYA event and all competitors must be NEIYA members. (Membership forms available on site, dues = 10$)
Competitors must have liability insurance coverage of 300,000$ (usually a homeowners or renters policy), and sign a waiver prior to racing.
Directions to the Launch site are as follows:
Rt 495 to exit 3 Turn onto Wareham St Heading (Rt 28 south)
Go right on Spruce St. The road becomes North Avenue
Go Left on Neck Rd to Geo Wood Fishing Access at Snipituit Pond on right
or for those with GPS just put in 514 Neck Rd which is across the street from the access ramp
**** Note: The conditions for this event are likely to be challenging, but frankly it is the best we have to offer