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R.I. regatta looking for volunteers

Organizers of the Rhode Island Sailing Association 2009 Regatta are looking for volunteers, with and without boats, to help with various activities during the June 6-7 event.

Hosted by the Barrington Yacht Club, the regatta will feature sailors from around the United States and Canada, sailing among others, Lasers, Sunfish, Finns JY 15s and Vangard 15s.

Volunteers with boats are needed to help out as a mark or safety boat. Fuel and food will be provided. For those without boats, volunteers are needed for other on and off the water activities.

For more information contact Leeds Mitchell, regatta chair, at (401) 396-5033 or mitchellri@aol.com.

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