8th Annual Leukemia Cup Regatta


Sat, Jul 8 - 9, 2006


Event Managers

  • Event Chair: Carolyn Schmalenberger
  • Race Chair: David Lee
  • Social Chair: Judy Buis

July 7 - 9, 2006


The SOUTHERN CHESAPEAKE LEUKEMIA CUP REGATTA is hosted by FBYC and York River Yacht Club. This regatta will consist of one race to be sailed by the Leukemia (cruising) and Classic classes and two races to be sailed by other fleets on two separate courses on Saturday and Sunday, July 08 & 09, 2006. The races and associated activities are to benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of America in their fight against leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkinís disease and myeloma. Entry is due Wednesday, July 5, 2006 by 1800.







Starts will be offered for the following classes: PHRF A, B, C/D, Non Spinnaker, MORC, Leukemia (Cruising) and Classic (Full-Keel and Fin-Keel Divisions for yachts designed 1975 and earlier, excluding the J24). If sufficient yachts are registered, the classes may be subdivided, one design classes added or classes combined and different courses designated for each subdivision as a warranted to enhance the quality of racing.

The above is for information only. The Special Sailing Instructions will take precedence in any conflict and will be available at registration at the FBYC Clubhouse


Special Sailing Instructions, Social Program information and Registration package will be available from Leukemia & Lymphoma Society:

Susan Moore                          Toll-free in VA~(800) 866-4483
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of America (757) 838-9351
2101 Executive Drive Bx.21                       F~(757) 827-7337
Hampton, VA 23666                                         MooreSC@lls.org

And from www.fbyc.net/Events as plans develop. The FBYC Event Co- Chairman's for this regatta are:

Judy Buis                   judybuis@comcast.net judybuis@comcast.net
(804) 358-9475 Richmond, VA (804) 725-0218 Mathews, VA

Carolyn Schmalenberger carolyn@nortonyachts.com
( 804) 776-9211


The preliminary schedule will include:

Friday evening, July7:

         Welcome Reception, Pre-Registration, Silent/Live Auction

Saturday, July 8:

         Registration & Skipperís Breakfast
         Followed by CBYRA-sanctioned Regatta
         Followed by Grand Gala & Fundraising Awards Ceremony

Sunday, July 9

CBYRA Sanctioned Regatta

Followed by Racing Awards at FBYC



Skippers will receive sailing instructions at registration. If sufficient yachts are registered, the classes may be subdivided and different courses designated for each subdivision as warranted enhancing the quality of racing.


Official Leukemia Cup Racers $100. The Entry is due Wednesday, July 5, 2006 by 1800.


The event is sanctioned for CBYRA High Point awards for PHRF Spinnaker and Non-Spinnaker and MORC classes only.

Fishing Bay Yacht Club
Office Mail: Fishing Bay Yacht Club, 2711 Buford Road #309, Bon Air, 23235,
Clubhouse Address: 1525 Fishing Bay Road, Deltaville, VA 23043 (no mail delivery)

Phone Numbers: Club House 804-776-9636

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