Race Day Schedule
Breakfast and initial race kickoff will take place at Gladstones, located at 330 S. Pine Avenue, very close to the Hyatt Regency Long Beach
9:30 – 10:00 AM – arrival at Gladstones, coffee, light breakfast and networking.
10:00 – 10:30 AM – Randy Smith - the race organizer will give the race overview, introduce the crew, and run through what to expect and safety procedures.
10:30 AM – 12:00 PM – Race participants will leave Gladstone's and walk out onto Rainbow Pier (directly behind the restaurant) to board the boats. Between 10:30 and 12:00 p.m. boats will engage in sailing practice.
12:00 – 3:30 PM – The race commences. Boats will always be within the breakwater and never more than a few miles from shore.
Approx 1:00 PM - Subway sandwiches and drinks will be served on the boat for lunch.
3:30 – 4:30 PM – After race reception and awards presentation - join your fellow sailors for a celebratory drink and the top race finishers will be presented with awards.