LNM: Carolina Yacht Club Wild Oyster Lightning Regatta, Oct 20-21, Charleston Harbor, Charleston SC, AICW Statute Mile 465
The race course for this regatta will parallel a portion of the Waterway west of the Waterway’s entrance into the eastern shore of the Charleston Harbor. NO WAKE is the call for this passage through Charleston Harbor! Note that the Lightning sailboat is a fast boat capable of rapid bursts of speed, so keep a sharp watch through the race course. Our thanks to Officer Jeromy Sherrill for this notice.
The Carolina Yacht Club Wild Oyster Lightening Regatta will be held October 20 and 21, 2018 from 11:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. The race course is located south of Castle Pickney in the area charted as Middle Ground. The regatta consist of approximately 40 small sailboats and 10 safety boats.
Mariners are urged to plan transits accordingly to avoid unnecessary disruptions. The event coordinator will be on scene and will be monitoring VHF channels 74 / 13.
For questions or concerns regarding this MSIB please contact Sector Charleston Waterways Management Division at (843)323-7761, or our 24-hour Command Center Line at (843)740-7050.
Jeromy Sherrill, MSTC
U.S. Coast Guard
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