Registration opens for Turkey Shoot Regatta

The annual Hospice Turkey Shoot Regatta for classically designed sailboats will be held September 28 through 30.

Hospice Turkey Shoot Regatta co-chairmen George Bott and Tom Chapman recently announced registration for the September 28-30 event is now open.

The regatta will be held on the Rappahannock River off Carter Creek.

The Turkey Shoot designed to allow the skilled and the infrequent ‘racer’ to have fun. This is a fund-raising, charitable event in its 23rd year.

Webmaster Warren Ryan said captains may register their boats at Follow the prompts to Yachtscoring, he said.

There is a discount for early registration and the regatta will use Yachtscoring because it will make registration, ordering, paying for event items and scoring easier and more efficient, he said.

“We found that it works well both for race participants and for organizers,” said Ryan…