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altBader Field Oct 9,10 & 11 Plan are coming together, it looks like we are going to have over 30 blokart sailors in attendance.  
Plans Include.   Event Shirt ---- 2 Cookout, one with Seafood and Clams  --- Training Workshops, Equipment and Sailing Skills --- Training Dial Up Starts/ Races----- Fun and Games. ---If you just want to sail the entire event you can do that.
I have not set a registration fee. Cost will be divided up at the event and a Event Fee will be asked for then.  Please fill out the Bader Field. Liability Release Form and email it to me or bring it with you. Sailing Monday Oct. 12; Low tide is around 1:30 PM, if conditions are good we will sail at Brigantine on the beach. it is only 3miles from Bader Field.

Please take the time to review the information below if you are planning on attending the 2016 blokart Worlds. If you are a casual sailor type there will still be plenty of room for you to enjoy your cruising and you can still join in all the campsite fun.
WORLDS DATES; April 4- April 14. NABSA will be on site from April 1- April 15, if you want to arrive before that or stay later no BLM permit is required.
Sign up for the mailing if you are not on the Worlds list.Blokart World Championships » IBRA NABSA


Bader Field, Atlantic City, N J, October 9, 10 &11

The Fall Wildwood blokart Sailing event is moving to Bader Field. After taking a poll of the Wildwood attendees who sail both sites it was unanimous that we have more sail time at Bader. No low tide time to work around and at Bader you can sail any wind direction with less wind. You can stay dry and no more sand to clean off your equipment. If someone still wants to sail the beach, low tide on Monday 10/13 is 1:30 PM, Brigantine is only 3 miles from Bader.

Bader has plenty of room for racing and practice dial up starts as well as plenty of room for individual sailing at the same time. There will be workshops on sailing  technique  and equipment.The runways and  tie down area are in excellent condition. The only  problem you might have is wearing out tires if the wind is stong and you are pushing it.

I do pay a daily fee of $300.00 to rent the airport; attendees will be expected to chip in to cover the cost.

South West flies into Philadelphia (PHL), 64 miles from Bader Field. Atlantic City (ACY) airport is 10 miles away and has limited service.

Lodging:   There is a Knights Inn directly across from Bader Field. (It is within walking distance across the street) that is offering lodging for $59.00 a night + tax.

Knights Inn, 500 N. Albany Ave, (Black Horse Pike, Rt. 322) Atlantic City NJ 08401, call direct 609-348-1100. Mention North American Blokart Sailing.

A FEW MILES OUTSIDE Atlantic City on the same road with more amenities is the Comfort Inn, 7079 Black Horse Pike, West Atlantic City, NJ 08232-- $68.00 to $85.00 per night.

Please let me know if you plan to attend by October 5. Registration form and Liability sign off will be available on site.  The Jersey Boys are planning a few cookouts.  Sailors from NV, WI, CA and Canada are already planning.  . . Any question email or call me.

Fran Gramkowski

Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 September 2015 20:51  

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