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Upcoming Landsailing Events

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World Championship 2014
July 12 to July 19, 2014

Event schedule PDF
FISLY Annex 12 (Rules in English, French,German and Spanish) PDF
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This exciting, international event is coming up soon! Join NALSA and International FISLY racers for 10 days of racing and events. If you are not already a participant and are passing through the high, northern Nevada Desert this July (not a crazy as it sounds), stop in and watch the racing, talk with the pilots, check out this amazing sport.

 

BBC The BBC - Big Boat Coalition
September 14 to september 21, 2014—Alvord Desert, Oregon

This week-long event at the Alvord Desert in Oregon.  It's a great time to bring your yacht out and tune it up against some of the best.  Since there is no official racing (or any other program for that matter) feel free to come and go as best fits your schedule.  Just show up!
Contact: Phil Rothrock

 

 

America's Landsailing Cup
March 2015.
Ivanpah
, Race Notice 2013, Schedule 2013, Entry Form 2014 (PDF) (DOCX)

America's premier landsailing event. Several days of exciting racing and a great time to meet landsailors and see landsailers (aka "dirtboats") from all over the US and often other countries as well. Ivanpah Wind forcast.
New start line and mark rounding systems this year.

Contact Dennis

"Charter boat program" Pilots from other countries that are planning on attending AC can arrange to charter a boat for the event. Please contact Lester Robertson at Les@cmsrno.com as soon as possible. Charter for the Worlds at Smith Creek 2014worldscharterboat@gmail.com
LENDERS NEEDED. If you have a Manta Twin/ Single or a Fed 5 and are willing to let your boat be chartered please contact Lester Robertson at Les@cmsrno.com For the Worlds 2014worldscharterboat@gmail.com.
International Radio Controlled Surface Sailing Association (see: IRCSSA.org) announces it's regattas of model land yachts at the same week as the Pacrim races. Interested parties please contact our President Bob Costa at: Bob_Costa@hotmail.com

Details on Ivanpah Dry Lake
Where to Stay:  Primm Valley Resort has three Casinos. Whiskey Pete's is the least expensive although they all are very reasonable.  The Primm Valley Casino reservation number is 800-386-7867. . Motor homes and camping trailers generally can get onto the lake with only moderate difficulty.  Camping on the lake in a tent is do-able but dusty (and some years, really cold). 

 

Getting to the site: Get off I-15 at Primm (about 40 miles southwest of Las Vegas, NV).  Go NE toward the Primmadona, Turn right at the first light and drive along the edge of the resort (SW) past to the Lotto Store where the road turns SE. About 100 yards past the Lotto Store the road bends around to the left  and there is a dirt road going through the fence on the right.  Follow that dirt road 3+ miles along the east edge of the lake to camp (Camp is usually very close to N35 deg 33’, W115 deg, 23’ although it moves from time to time depending on conditions and the preferences of event organizers). 

Notes:  Do not take the dirt road that runs SE along the fence.  There is often a wash just past the fence that may be difficult for some vehicles.   A little shovel work goes a long way. 


Nord Nationals,
May , 2015

Theme for this year's event is:tO BE DETERMINED.
Contact
: Wind Wizards or Nord , 2014 Flyer Entry form Waiver Directions/map

Cow to Cow at Smith Creek,
May, 2015

The Cow to Cow is on Memorial Day weekend. the 24th through 26th. We are due for some great weather if we go by the percentages. Keep your eye on the forecasts. We are planning the usual racing and pot luck dinner spiced up with off road riding, model airplanes , games, campfires, and the occasional bottle of beer.
SALA
Directions to Smith Creek

Delamar Dry Lake Small Boat Rally
May 2015
No fees, fun plus. Sail the finest lake in Nevada.
For directions (702) 492- 0137 swareatv@gmail.com

 


Holy Gale
Early Summer 2015 Smith Creek, Nevada
A great snow-free event at a great location. Surface is back to its legendary smoothness. People often show up a few days before the event and some stay after. Remote landsailing at its best. Site of the 2014 World Champoinships. Location is Smith Creek Dry Lake about 28 miles southwest of Austin, Nevada on Nevada State Highway 772 (sometimes shown on maps as Highway 2). Results 2012
Contact Dennisor Mike

 


Misfit Flat 2014
Stagecoach, NV
Ongoing events: schedule
(2014)


 

 

 

November Cup Nov, 2015
Thanksgiving week, Ivanpah, practice and informal racing (racing Thrus - Sat). Beach racing a possibility

Contact Dennis Ivanpah Wind forcast.


Please send info on upcoming events to webmaster@nalsa.org

 

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