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Harbor Island Yacht Club Nashville TN
300 Harbor Dr, Old Hickory, Tennessee 37138
National Championship Regatta
American Y-Flyer Yacht Racing Association
National Championship Regatta
July 9-13, 2017
Welcome to Harbor Island Yacht Club in Nashville, TN!
Y-Flyer Fleet #62 and Harbor Island Yacht Club (HIYC) cordially invite you to attend the 2018 Y-Flyer National Championship Regatta.
The 2018 Y-Flyer National Championship Regatta will provide competition regardless of your experience level. On Monday and Tuesday, juniors will compete followed by the seniors on Wednesday through Friday. Once again, the National Challenger Fleet Series will be held in conjunction with the Senior National Championship Regatta. The Challenger Fleet Series provides excellent competition for sk...ippers who are newer to Y-Flyer racing.
Ray Marley and Anthony Passafiume will serve as Regatta Chairs
Traveling to HIYC:
Nashville is a centralized location for our Y Flyer Class and is easily accessible for most of our membership. You can find our club at the address below:
300 Harbor Dr,
Old Hickory, TN 37138
Registration Fees. The entry fee for the Senior National Championship Regatta and the Challenger Fleet Series is $250. A $5 discount will be provided to members of the US Sailing Association. Entries received or postmarked after July 3, 2017 will incur an additional $25 late entry fee.
The Junior National Championship Regatta entry fee is $30.
Junior registration fee includes: (skipper and crew)
Breakfast — Monday and Tuesday
Lunches — Monday and Tuesday
Awards banquet – Friday night
Soft drinks and bottled water throughout the regatta
Senior and Challenger Series fee includes: (skipper and crew)
Breakfast — Monday through Friday
Welcome Aboard Party with Supper – Wednesday night
Lunches — Wednesday — Friday
Awards banquet with heavy hors d’oeuvres – Friday night
Soft drinks and bottled water will be available throughout the regatta
Beer and other libations will be available at the Welcome Aboard Party and Friday awards dinner. All other times will be BYOB. Tennessee state law and LSC policy prescribe you must be 21 years of age or older to consume alcoholic beverages.
Accommodations and General Information.
Nashville offers numerous lodging options including hotels and a range of AirBNBs. You will find best value in sharing one of the many AirBNB locations near HIYC with sailing friends.
When considering hotels, please keep in mind that morning rush hour traffic in Nashville can be exhilarating. You will want to find rooms on the east side of town.
Crew. Please don’t let a lack of crew keep you from attending this great event. HIYC is home to many outstanding dinghy sailors and we can arrange for crew. If you need crew, please contact Ania Gorska: 615-474-0755
Boat Parking and Launching. Ample boat parking is available at HIYC. Please be respectful of the parking areas and make sure your trash is placed in appropriate containers.
HIYC has both crane and ramp launching. Crane launching is recommended to reduce traffic flow.
T-Shirts. 2018 Y-Flyer National t-shirts are offered for sale with pre-registration. The shirts are $20 each and will be available when you arrive. To guarantee t-shirts, orders must be received by 6/15/2018. A few extra shirts will be available at the regatta on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Golf. The annual Y-Flyer golf event will take place on Sunday July 8th. More information to follow.
Theme. One Particular Harbor (Island Yacht Club). Bring your Hawaiian shirts and grass skirts!
Registration. Registration will open on Feb. 1, 2018. A link to the registration website will be sent via email. Expect to receive official NoR and SI in the coming weeks.
Questions? Please contact: