2014 East-West Challenge

H20-east-west-logo Welcome to the 2014 Harbor 20 East-West Challenge Event Page. This event will take place on August 29th & 30th with a practice day on August 28th at Santa Barbara Yacht Club.  The event will host six East coast teams from Hilton Head YC and Annapolis YC and six West Coast Teams from Newport Harbor YC and Santa Barbara YC. Please select the links below for information regarding the event. If you have further questions, please contact the Santa Barbara Yacht Club Race Office: racing@sbyc.org or (805) 965-8112 Ext. 14.

Regatta Chair / PRO:  Kathleen Baushke –  kbaushke@gmail.com / (805) 453-1897 Race Director: Brad Schaupeter – racing@sbyc.org / (805) 965-8112 ext. 14

Lodging Santa Barbara is pleased to host our visiting Harbor 20 competitors with local sailors.  Please contact Karen Cahill at karen.cahill@cox.net if in need of housing.  There are also several hotels on Cabrillo Blvd.within walking distance of the regatta site. Early reservations are usually necessary. More affordable options are available in Santa Barbara or Goleta within a 15 minute drive. SBYC recommends that hotel reservations be made as far in advance as possible. Visit: http://www.santabarbaraca.com/hotels-and-hideaways/ for a list of area hotels.  Camping is prohibited in the Santa Barbara Harbor parking area.  Please visit: http://www.santabarbara.com/activities/camping/ for a complete list of nearby campsites. Parking Parking is restricted to certain areas. Please see ‘Attachment A – SB Harbor Map’ for public parking options. Other Information Below is a map of local services in Santa Barbara.  Additionally, there are numerous day trips, activities, wine tasting, and shopping locally that can be found simply by visiting http://www.santabarbaraca.com/things-to-do/.                   SPONSORED BY: