June 14 – 19, 2022
Tuesday – Sunday
The Casella 2022 Sonar World Championships will be hosted by the Lake Sunapee Yacht Club and presented by the Lake Sunapee Cruising Fleet. A Sonar is a 23-foot one-design international class sailboat designed by naval architect Bruce Kirby, which races with a crew of four. Racing will take place on Lake Sunapee June 16-19. There will be a maximum of twelve races over the four days with no more than four races per day.
A Spectator Boat, the MV MT Sunapee II, will be provided Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, June 16-19 by Sunapee Cruises located in Sunapee Harbor. The MV MT Sunapee II has a capacity of 100 people and will leave the dock in Sunapee Harbor one-half hour before the first race begins and head back to the harbor two hours after the start of the first race. Tickets are $10 per person. Food and beverage will be available to purchase on the boat.
A daily 15-minute highlights video will be produced in cooperation with YCN TV, the local TV station for the Kearsarge/Mount Sunapee Region. It will be broadcast to over 10,000 households on the TDS cable network plus stream on the YCN website.
How to get to the Lake Sunapee Yacht Club, which is about 2 hours north of Boston, Ma:
The Lake Sunapee Yacht Club is located on Stone End Road in Sunapee NH.
(If you put that into your GPS, it will find us!)
From I-89 (Boston or Northern Vermont)
Take I-89 to exit 12. Head WEST on Rt-11 for about 4 miles. Turn LEFT on Jobs Creek Road and follow Jobs Creek for approximately half a mile. Turn RIGHT on Garnet Hill Road. Follow Garnet Hill Road approximately 1 quarter mile. Look for the LSYC sign on the RIGHT.
From I-91 (Western MA, CT or NY)
Take I-91 to exit 8 (Ascutney/Windsor). Head EAST (Right Turn)onto 103/12 and follow into NH. 103/12 turns to Rt-11. Follow Rt-11 EAST through Claremont and Newport and Sunapee. Turn RIGHT on Jobs Creek Road and follow Jobs Creek for approximately half a mile. Turn RIGHT on Garnet Hill Road. Follow Garnet Hill Road approximately 1 quarter mile. Look for the LSYC sign on the RIGHT.
Manchester Boston Regional Airport (MHT) – Manchester, NH
Boston – Logan Airport (BOS)
- There is a great shuttle right to New London/Sunapee every hour from the airport. Dartmouthcoach.com
For Home Stays: Contact Betsy Cetron Betsycetron@gmail.com 802-345-9900
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