Conanicut Yacht Club Schedules Around-the-Island Race

RIYachting.com: The Conanicut Yacht Club of Jamestown, Rhode Island, will host its celebrated “Around the Island” race on Sunday, September 4, 2011.

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For over 80 years, the annual event has been the historic capstone to summer racing on Narragansett Bay and the highlight of Labor Day Weekend for numerous sailors.

The popular race, in which competitors circumnavigate Conanicut Island, is open to all sailboats that have a PHRF NB (Performance Handicap Racing Fleet of Narragansett Bay) rating. Notice of Race, Sailing Instructions, Entry Form and additional race and post-race party information will be posted on the club’s website Conanicut Yacht Club-Around the Island Race.

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