FROM NORFOLK, VA take US-17 BYP S take Halstead Blvd. ext 258, turn left onto Halstead Blvd., turn left onto Ehringhause St., turn right on S. Water St. FROM RALEIGH, NC take US-17 BYP N take Halstead Blvd. ext 258, turn right onto Halstead Blvd., turn left onto Ehringhause St., turn right on S. Water Street.
Quality Inn, 522 South Hughes Blvd, Elizabeth City, NC 27909, 252-338-3951 - Host motel for the Carolina Cup Regatta. Rooms $85.00 + tax per night. Make reservations by May 15 - mention `Carolina Cup Regatta`.
RV parking available at Dog Corner Park. NO WATER/NO POWER provided.
4 laps of an approx. 1.25 miles course = 5 miles. NOT approved for records.
TYPE OF START: Clock. SAFETY/RESCUE TEAM: Region 4 Rescue - Ken Smith
Region 4 Rescue- Ken Smith.
Race Committee may combine classes. * If less than 4 boats, class may be cancelled at the discretion of the Race Committee. *
J Class will do DEMONSTRATION ONLY, if time permitting. * Vintage will do EXHIBITION FLYBYS both Saturday and Sunday.
Trophies and prize money will be awarded for 1ST, 2ND, & 3RD per INBOARD class overall for the weekend. * INBOARD trophy will be awarded for overall high points for the weekend. * Vintage and J Class will receive participation awards. * Presentation of awards will be 1/2 hour after final heat on Sunday at Information Booth located at Waterfront Park.
Fish-Fry Hut at Dog Corner Park near pit area. Friday 5:30 pm
Saturday - 9:00 am; Sunday -10:00 am - at Fish-Fry Hut at Dog Corner Park near pit area.
INBOARD: $85.00 if pre-registered and PAID by May 16, 2008, and $115.00 if PAID after May 16, 2008. Includes all fees. Payable to Carolina Cup Regatta, Inc.
VINTAGE: $75.00 if pre-registered and PAID by May 16, 2008, and $100.00 if PAID after May 16, 2008. Includes all fees. Payable to Carolina Cup Regatta, Inc.
Race Director (984) TERRY BROWNING, 2009 THOMAS BISHOP LN, VIRGINIA BEACH, VA
Race Director (12139) LEONARD L.E. OUTLAW III, 104 COMMANDER RD, ELIZABETH CITY, NC
Referee (50367) DONALD MELILLO, 8039 STONEBARN DR, WEST CHESTER, OH
Assistant Referee (52559) ROBERT JERRY GLASS, 8208 HALPRIN DR, NORFOLK, VA
Vintage Representative: Larry Lauterbach, P. O. Box 69, Chester, MD 21619-0069
Vintage Inspector: John Pepe (see above)
PRE-REGISTERED and PAID boats will qualify for the chance to display a Sponsor Decal on their boat for the weekend and receive $75.00 CASH. * APBA Inboard dress code and Pit Pass Procedures will be strictly enforced. * All boats will be crane launched. * All boats must provide sufficient pit crew to assist in launching, recovery, and docking. * Penalty for damaging a buoy will be $100.00. * Friday night - Welcome Racers' Party on Grouper
This Regatta is sanctioned through APBA
All prizes are the responsibility of the conducting Club. APBA does not guarantee nor is it responsible for payment of prizes. You are advised that this event may be canceled prior to the race due to circumstances beyond the control of this association. If you plan to travel a long distance, it is recommended that you contact the race sponsor prior to your departure to ensure this event will take place.