Bow to Stern Regatta - 2022

Saturday, Aug 6, 2022 - 9:00 am through Sunday, Aug 7, 2022 - 5:00 pm

Open for sign up
Leaders: Mark Fields
Alexis Edwards

Event Information


Please read all information below to ensure a full understanding of your Event and how to Register.

An event for everyone… Over the previous years we have seen grandparents racing with grandkids, moms and dads racing with brothers and sisters, pets, friends and strangers all getting together for two great days of camping, sailing, eating. and dancing. No experience, no problem, we can usually place you with someone who does. No boat, no problem, we have plenty that you can rent. This event is for all boat types, big and small.


Registration Fees / Sailor: Jr (under 18) - $15; Adult - $25

Boat Rentals: Opti - $20; Laser - $25; FJ/420 - $35;  Call for Keelboats.

Dinner: - Jr (under 18) - $10; Adult - $15

Once you are registered, you will receive an invoice that you can pay online for the event.


Read the NOR below for all the basic information...

Notice of Race


2022 Bow to Stern

One Design Regatta

Oriental, North Carolina





1.1 The races will be governed by the rules as defined in The Racing Rules of Sailing 2021-2024.

Racing rules that are changed will appear in full in the sailing instructions.


2.1 Bow to Stern Boating Center is the organizing authority. The regatta is open to all boats, including:

Opti, Sunfish, Laser, FJ / 420 One Design classes. The regatta will also allow for other classes which consists of a minimum of 3 like entrants.

2.2 Eligible boats may enter by clicking the “Bow to Stern Regatta” button found at completing the form and submitting it online.  An invoice will be send for payment.


3.1 Saturday, August 6, 2022

0900 - 1000 Check-In / Registration (Bow to Stern Boating Center – 290 Blackwell Point Loop Rd. Oriental, NC)

1000 - Competitor’s Meeting

1100 - First Warning Gun - No races start after 1600.

1700 - Food and Music at Bow to Stern

3.2 Sunday, August 7, 2022

1000 – First Warning Signal - No races start after 1400.

Awards – As soon as possible after furling.

3.3 Number of races: Will be announced at the Competitor’s meeting and will be at the discretion of the race committee.  The goal is to get in as many races as possible.


4.1 The sailing instructions will be available at registration and will be available on Bow to Stern’s website.


5.1 Racing will be conducted in the waters of Oriental, NC on the Neuse River and the creeks adjacent to the town.


The racing area and courses will be defined at the Skippers meeting.


Competitors participate in the regatta entirely at their own risk. See Rule 4, Decision to Race. The

organizing authority will not accept any liability for material damage or personal injury or death

sustained in conjunction with or prior to, during, or after the regatta.


Extra parking will be available in the parking area just across the street from Bow to Stern.


Camping on site is available.

Bed & Breakfast: Inn at Oriental 252-249-1078

Oriental Marina Motel 252-249-1818

River Neuse Suites 252-249-1404

Cartwright House 252-249-1337

SI - Sailing Instructions - Link

If you have more questions or need to rent a boat for the event, contact Mark at Bow to Stern Boating - 252-249-2424.

Registration Count

Registrations Remaining
Regatta Captain (Bow to Stern Rental Boat) 0 50
Regatta Participant - Captain or Crew, not renting a boat from Bow to Stern 0 50
All Participants 0 100