Race Notice – Head of the Housatonic – Oct 11th

Second race of the season is  this Saturday at Indian Wells State Park near Shelton CT.

 

Parents:

  • Parking is off-site with bus shuttles (allow 30-minutes)
  • This is a wet launch (i.e. Athletes will step into the water on a sandy beach with boats over heads. Bring appropriate footwear so you do not risk injury to your feet while standing in the water.)
  • Weather looks good but rain on Friday could mean wet ground.  Bring rain gear/boots/change of clothes/extra socks
  • Have big plastic bags ready in case it rains, for bags, backpacks, etc.
  • Label all clothing, hats, jackets, uniforms, etc.
  • Please give your kids Stan’s and Maureen’s cell numbers (see Members section)

RCBC Volunteers:

Official Race Website

http://www.headofthehousatonic.org

Directions:

No drop-off at the race site is allowed other than boat trailers and team trailers.  Allow 30-minutes for the bus shuttle

Offsite Parking for Competitor and Spectator Passenger Cars

  • GPS –  2 Corporate Drive, Shelton, CT 06484  Offsite parking is on a private road follow signs to the parking garage:
  • Offsite parking opens at 6:15am. The first shuttle bus will leave the parking area at 6:30am.
  • The Parking Garage is being staffed by volunteers from Habitat For Humanity of Greater New Haven. Donations for parking gratefully accepted. Suggested Donation: $5.00

Parking Fee – $5

Map of the Area

Site Map:

Head of the Housatonic Site Map

Race Course:

map of course

Schedule:

For full Rye Boat schedule click here

For full regatta schedule click here

Rye Boat Schedule:

Event#
Time*
Code
Event
Entries
Saturday, October 11, 2014
4 8:30 AM 1x Junior Men
21
17 9:40 AM 8+ Junior 2V Men (2nd 8+)
24
19 9:50 AM 4+ Junior 1V Women (1st 4+)
24
33 11:30 AM 8+ Junior Novice Men
29
35 11:50 AM 8+ Junior Novice Women
24
37 1:15 PM 8+ Junior 1V Men (1st 8+)
20
39 1:30 PM 4x Junior Men
17
42 1:45 PM 4x Junior Women
16
43 1:45 PM 4+ Junior 1V Men (1st 4+)
19
51 2:40 PM 8+ Junior 1V Women (1st 8+)
18
52 3:00 PM 4+ Junior 2V Men (2nd 4+)
27