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The 2014 Governor's Cup Yacht Race

Friday, August 1, 2014

St. Mary's College of Maryland Welcomes You to the 2014 Governor’s Cup Yacht Race, to be held August 1st and 2nd! The Governor's Cup Yacht Race is the oldest and longest overnight race on the Chesapeake Bay. This year marks the 41st running of the race from Maryland's current capital city to its first capital in St. Mary's City!
Simultaneously, Potomac Leg sailors start at Dahlgren and sail to St. Mary's City!

We are still accepting registrations -without the late fee- until 1700 Today!

This year we have several way to follow the Governor's Cup racing via Kattack;

All boats, (can be used on phones)
Annapolis Leg Only
Potomac Leg Only

Also from phones you may visit app.kattack.com/status then select SMC Governor's Cup
(Note: the banner says 2013 as of early Wednesday morning, it is really the 2014 race!)
(this message will self destruct when it's fixed!)

Race Information

Competition begins on Friday, August 1st, at 2:55 p.m. and finishes on August 2 at Church Point. We’ll again have live GPS tracking on the website.

Click Here to enter Online!

All entries must be received by 7/25/14 at 1700.
Valid 2014 PHRF/Multihull rating required-
the entry will not appear on the 'scratch sheet' until it is checked against the Valid Lists and approved.
Check out our more inclusive Cruising Class!
GPS tracking will be done via the Kattack iPhone or Android App, if you have the App from last year your all set. 
If you need to get it search for 'Kattack Mobile'.

Shoreside Information


Registration for housing, meals, and transportation is now open!
REGISTER HERE

You must PRE-REGISTER for all of the following to guarantee availability. 
No onshore registration will be available on race day.
Registration for housing, meals, and transportation will close 
Monday, July 28th at 12noon. 
No reservations will be taken after this time

Housing

On campus housing for race participants and Alumni is available in Waring Commons Suites and/or the Green's Townhouses. Rooms are assigned on a first-come, first-served basis. All housing is air-conditioned. Pillows and bed and bath linens are provided. Check-In is upon arrival Saturdaymorning 8/2 and Check-Out is 11:00 a.m. Sunday 8/3. Accommodations are available Saturday to Sunday ONLY.

Meals

NEW for 2014! The Racer's Reception - Saturday 8/2 6-8 p.m. - will feature a bountiful assortment of hors d'ouevres filled with delightful bites including crab cake sliders, bbq chicken sliders, antipasto, roasted summer veggies with hummus, spanakopita and more as well as a cash bar offering beer, wine and a select cocktail menu. All proceeds from alcoholic beverage sales will go to support the St. Mary's College Alumni Scholarship Fund. Enjoy beautiful views of the St. Mary's River and catch up with fellow sailors while filling up on good food, quenching your thirst, and supporting a good cause. Tickets are $25.00 per person.

Transporation

Shuttle service will be available from St. Mary's College to the City Doc In Annapolis on Saturday, 8/2. By request, we will offer two departure times 7:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. Shuttle will depart form the St. Mary's City Post Office (across the street from River Center). Seats are $25.00 each.

For shoreside information, please call 240-895-4310.

The St. Mary's College campus community looks forward to seeing you here!

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