SDYC’s 32nd Biennial Mexico Race -
This is the third of the quarterly newsletters from the San Diego to Puerto Vallarta Race Organizing Committee (PV2014) to keep you informed of developments as we prepare for the 2014 Puerto Vallarta Race. Please keep in mind that this is an informal document and that to the extent any information herein differs in any respect from that in formal race documents such as the Notice of Race, the formal race documents will supersede this newsletter. Your comments, suggestions and questions about these issues may be directed to any of us listed at the end of the newsletter. We look forward to hearing from you, and to seeing you on the starting line in San Diego in March.
RECENT ENTRIES – San Diego to Puerto Vallarta Yacht Race
The fleet has grown to 25 highly competitive boats entered in the 2014 Vallarta Race, the most we’ve had since 2002. The race will feature two trimarans, Mighty Merloe and Orion who will be screaming down the coast after their Saturday start. For more information on all of the entrants, visit the COMPETITORS LIST as each team will be submitting Boat and Crew bios.
COMPETITOR INFORMATION REQUESTED
Competitors! Please visit the Race Info page and begin to submit all requested information and documentation. We are working with the local customs processors to find out exactly how the customs process will take place upon your arrival in Puerto Vallarta. The SDYC Organizing Committee will be at the dock to greet you and assist with the processing.
KICK OFF PARTY AT SDYC
The great partnership between SDYC and the Mexican Tourism Board continues in 2014 with their hosting of the kick off party leading in to the 2014 Vallarta Race.
All Vallarta Race skippers, crew and family are invited to the Kick Off Party on Thursday, March 13th at San Diego Yacht Club. Your entrance to the party is included in your race entry fee and no reservation is necessary.
SDYC members are also invited to join the party and help send off the 250+ sailors in style. Tickets are just $10/ea. Make your reservation online. The Vallarta Race Kick Off parties have been some of the biggest nights at SDYC over the last few years. It is not to be missed!
AWARDS DINNER – Puerto Vallarta Tourism Trust Hosting Awards Dinner
For 2014 the Puerto Vallarta Tourist Trust will be a sponsor for the PV2014 awards dinner.
Winter Vacation at the Westin Resorts & Spa – PV
The Westin Resort and Spa – Puerto Vallarta will be the host hotel for PV2014 and MEXORC in March, we have reserved a block of rooms with attractive discount rates. Information on reservations will be posted here in the next few weeks.