Event Details

International Location: Tel-Aviv, Israel

Penn Israel Regatta – Ivy League Yacht Race

Ivy Israel alumni are invited to man their university’s boat at the 10-year-old Mediterranean Classic: The Penn Israel Regatta – Ivy League Yacht Race

June 22nd – SeaGal Yacht Club — Herzelia Marina & Beach Party
Video of the last race: http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-4090868,00.html

Each yacht will have its own professional skipper and plenty of Champagne.
No prior experience required you only need to heed Benjamin Franklin, Penn’s esteemed founder:

“Large vessels can venture more; small boats should stay near shore”.

17:30 – Sea-Gal Yacht Club. Yachting 101 Lesson: Rules of the Race; Man the boats.
18:00 – 20:00 – Race, followed by a sunset swim off the boats (latest sunset of the year).
20:30 – Beach Party & Trophies awarded Chinki Beach 10 minute walk from the Herzelia Marina

(No need to participate in the race to join us for drinks and dinner)

Registration closes June 1
Ivy Alumni – Please contact your Israel Club leadership to sign-up for your school’s yacht.
Penn and Wharton Boats — contact: Jake Korn jekornblatt@gmail.com

Yacht Race – SeaGal Yacht Club http://www.sea-gal.co.il/document/83,122,2.aspx
Beach Party – Chinky Beach Herzliya Beach- third beach bar from the Marina- next to the elevator: https://www.facebook.com/ChinkyBeachHerzliya/