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Polar Bear - MC & C Scows

Saturday, September 30, 2017 to Sunday, October 1, 2017
Lake Davenport Sailing Club - Fleet 20
1255 E River Dr
Davenport, IA  52803
Additional Info:
Lori Albansoder
MC Regional Regatta
Registration is recommended
Payment At Event Only
PLEASE - DO NOT use the credit card feature on this website to pay for this event. Pay when you arrive at the event only.

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Polar Bear
Sat. Lunch
Sat. Dinner
Sun. Lunch

Polar Bear Regatta
57Th Annual

  September 30 - October 1, 2017
Venue Lake Davenport Sailing Club, 1255 E River Drive Davenport, IA 52803
Rules, Entries
& Eligibility
The races will be governed by the rules defined in The Racing Rules of Sailing (RRS) and the official Class Rules of the C Scow and MC Scow classes.  The Sailing Instructions will take precedence in case of conflict. This changes RRS 63.7.

This event is open to C & MC scows whose skippers have completed registration and paid the required fees by close of registration. Trophy age requirements must be met before the first scheduled race. 
Date Time Event
Fri, Sept 29 Friday Night Hors D’oeuvres Welcoming Party
Sat, Sept 30
8:00 - 9:00 Registration & Breakfast
Dry sailing only - Bring your bridle - (5) Cranes only
  9:00 Skippers meeting at the clubhouse
  10:00   Warning Signal for Race #1; others to follow as conditions permit.
12:00 Lunch  (time to be determined by races)
6:00 pm Dinner & Raffle at LDSC Clubhouse:
Sun, Oct 1
8:00 Breakfast
9:00 Warning Signal for first race of the day. No start after 12:00 noon
12:00 Awards and lunch
Scoring & Trophies

The USSA Appendix A Low-Point scoring system. This changes RRS A2. While five races are scheduled, one race will constitute a regatta.

  •  Trophies - TBT based on number of entries
Boat registration:  C Scow  $60,   MC Scow  $55
MCSA members receive a $5 discount during online registration only. Please login to your MSCA account and then register to receive the discount.

Fee includes: (Friday Welcome Party, Breakfasts, Live Entertainment, Raffle)

-Delicious Food by our own Jason Stewart, owner of Zeke’s Island Cafe
-Enjoy Live Entertainment by the Fabulous Fry Daddies 
-Raffle Prizes and LDSC hospitality! 

Lunch is $8.00 ea
Dinner is $17.00 ea

Contact Lori Albansoder for more information or housing needs:
Phone: 563-359-8405; Email: