61st Annual Wirth Munroe Yacht Race


On Friday, December, 1st is the 61st Annual Wirth Munroe Yacht Race, in Palm Beach, FL the race will be from Miami to the Lake Worth Inlet.  There are eligibility requirements if you would like to participate according to the Sail Fish Club, all boats must be owned or chartered by a member of a sailing association or a yacht club.  Participants must also have a PHRF of SE Florida or IRC rating certificate, meet requirements of ORC Special regulations and have a LOA of at least 26ft.  The race is open to all qualified sailors and boat racers after the races there will be a buffet dinner and an awards ceremony.  The entry fee for the event is based on your boats haul length per foot is $7.50. There are nine prizes to be awarded and seven categories, the boat scoring is based on time.  The first of these races was held in 1957 and has been going strong ever since, sponsors for the event include Distinguished Emerald Club and Platinum Club of America, for more information please visit their website at sailfish club.com


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