33rd Annual Doc Gilbert Memorial Potomac Cup Regatta : Potomac River Sailing Association

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Lightning Fleet 50 Invites you to the 33rd Annual Doc Gilbert Potomac Cup Regatta, May 13-14, 2017 On the famous Potomac River at Leesylvania State Park, just outside of Washington DC, where the Potomac is 3 miles wide!

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News & Notices

  • May 10, 2017 07:57 EST

    ****************************** IMPORTANT ****************************** There may be delays in getting to Leesylvania State Park. VDOT will be doing bridge work May 12-15th, which will entail lane closures. Please take the time to check out the VDOT site for the latest details so you can plan your travel accordingly: http://www.virginiadot.org/newsroom/northern_virginia/2017/avoid_i-95_south_during113261.asp ...

  • Apr 19, 2017 00:05 EST

    THE LIGHTNING SAILORS OF FLEET 50 ARE PROUD TO ANNOUNCE THAT WE HAVE JOINED THE RACE TO RESTORE OCEAN HEALTH BY BECOMING INVOLVED WITH THE SAILORS FOR THE SEA'S CLEAN REGATTAS PROGRAM The ocean, lakes, and rivers of our planet are in crisis with plastic pollution, oil spills, and marine debris threatening marine wildlife and human health. To learn more about this initiative visit www.sailorsforthesea.org 
    Protecting our local waters, including the Potomac River, is very important to us and we ask for your help in this effort during the Doc Gilbert Potomac Cup “Green” Regatta. 
    • Ensuring recycling and trash is separated properly before disposing of waste. 
    • Use reusable rather than single-use water bottles 
    • Please consider a water only wash down for your boat following the event

  • Apr 04, 2017 23:36 EST

    Saturday, May 6 Fleet 50 will go to Leesylvania and help the park staff keep the park beautiful. Even if you are not a dues paying member of the fleet, help us show the park how much we appreciate using their great facility by helping us help them. Fleet 50 ...

  • Apr 04, 2017 19:59

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