The Cross Sound Challenge is open to all Performance Handicap Racing Fleet (PHRF) rated cruising/racing boats 23.5 feet or longer with a valid PHRF certificate. Racing classes will include both non-spinnaker and spinnaker.
The Race Committee intends to set a course starting west of the Saybrook Outer Light, through a gate formed by the buoys Bell 8 and the east end of Long Sand Shoal, to a turning mark off Truman Beach on the North Fork of Long Island, then a return to the finish line near the Outer Light. First warning will be at 11:00am.
The Cross Sound Challenge is a sanctioned Eastern Connecticut Sailing Association “points” race.
For more information to include the Notice of Race, Sailing Instructions, and an entry form, please visit: www.essexcorinthian.org/ecyc-cross-sound-challenge.html.