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2016 SCIRA NA – Event Information

2016 SCIRA North American Championship

Severn Sailing Association, Annapolis, MD

June 3-5, 2016



Please note per NOR, that measurement must be completed Thursday, June 2 by 20:00.  Due to expected number of boats coming, we will need to complete measurements prior to Friday morning so our volunteers can spend time Friday getting ready to sail their own boats.   For questions on measurement, please contact Chris Ryan at

Per NOR, measurement will include weighing boats and measuring sails that have not previously been measured and stamped at a major regatta.


  • Thursday, June 2, 1700-2000 – Welcome Reception
  • Friday, June 4, 1800‐2000 – Dinner at SSA – Taco bar (fish, chicken, steak), beer truck, wine, sodas
  • Saturday, June 3, 1800‐2000 – Dinner at SSA – Chesapeake crab based menu, beer truck, wine, sodas
  • Sunday, June 5, immediately after racing – Awards Ceremony – cash bar


Breakfast and Lunch Options:

  • Pre-order Lunches available for pickup onsite each morning through our new SSA food vendor Crabtown Catering.
  • Pre-order Breakfast sandwiches also available for pickup each morning on site through Crabtown Catering.

To register ahead and pre-order to pickup at SSA before launching contact: Cindy Russell Catering Manager 443-699-6628


Regatta Merchandise:

Regatta merchandise will be available for pre-order through StoutGear. Only a very limited number of items may be available at the event so to ensure you can get the gear you want please order online at: The deadline to order product for pickup at the event is May 15th .


REGATTA WEBSITES: see Racing and Event Calendar for regatta registration and documents


CHARTER BOATS: A limited number of charter boats may be available. Please contact Chris Ryan if you would like to arrange for charter.


HOUSING: Local housing stays may available on a first come first served basis. Please contact Sandy Westphal at if you would like to arrange for housing.

Annapolis has many hotels and inns that can support visitors. A few options are listed below however other options do exist and can be found through travel web sites or internet search engines.

Annapolis Waterfront Hotel (410) 268-7555

Lowes Hotel (410) 263-7777

Westin (410) 972-4300

Holiday Inn Express (410) 224-4317

Hampton Inn (410) 571-0200

Residence Inn (410) 573-0300

Spring Hill Suites (443) 321-2500


Directions to Severn Sailing Association: Severn Sailing is located at 311 First Street, Annapolis, MD 21403