63rd Beaufort Water Festival Sailing Regatta
Sail in the regatta that inspired an entire year’s worth of competition and recreation. That’s right, the Water Festival Regatta is the origin of Beaufort’s popular and expanded Water Festival. This event is sponsored by the Beaufort Water Festival Committee and the Beaufort Yacht and Sailing Club (Organizing Authority).
Water Festival Regatta 2018
When: Sunday, May 27th – Monday, May 28th
Who: The regatta is open to all one-design dinghy classes, catboats and PHRF boats.
Expected classes are: VX or Evo, MC Scow, Laser, Sunfish, JY-15, 420’s, Open Bic’s, Optimist, PHRF fleet including catboats and a Portsmouth class for those classes with less than three boats.
The Water Festival Regatta got off to a slow start but finished strong. Rainy and gusty weather had Sunday's racing canceled before the first race even began. The weather forecast wasn't promising for Monday either, but, you know how forecasts...