Marion, Massachusetts— April 17, 2015: Entry fees Racers entering in the 20th Marion to Bermuda Race that starts June 19, 2015 will increase by $150 per yacht as the regular entry period ends Monday April 20th. The regular Entry Fee is $950 for Yacht and Skipper plus $50 for each additional crewmember. The entry fee for a service academy or University sailing club is $475 plus $50 for each additional crewmember. After this Monday, April 20th, the Entry Fee is $1,100 plus $50 per crewmember.
Skippers racing in the 2015 Race will earn priority status for dockage and mooring space in 2017 to experience the 2017 America’s Cup being sailed about one week after trophies are awarded in June 2017. “They may also receive special discounts following this year’s race surrounding their stay for the America’s Cup.” Said Ray Cullum, a past Commodore of the Beverly Yacht Club in Marion and 2015 Marketing Director.