Trans Superior Solo Challenge
2013 Trans Superior Solo Challenges
The documents and application instructions for the Trans Superior Solo Challenges are posted below. You may view them on-line, print them out directly from your web browser, or download and save them to your computer. Each form is a PDF file - if you don't have Adobe Reader™ installed on your computer, it is available as a free download by clicking the button below.
The race coordinator, Mike Spence, can answer any questions you may have. He can be contacted at: 612-600-8969 or e-mail: Mike.Spence@krausanderson.com. His mailing address is 6827 Kingston Circle Golden Valley, MN. 55427
Any changes to the posted documents will be noted below.
The Trans Superior Solo Challenge is run with the the Trans Superior International Yacht Race. The 326 nm Challenge begins from a starting line in the vicinity of The Gros Cap Reefs Light located at the entrance to St. Mary's River from the eastern most part of Lake Superior. The course proceeds westward keeping the Keweenaw Peninsula to port to the Duluth Entry at the western most part of Lake Superior. The President's Cup Trophy is awarded to the first time finisher on each lake who has the fastest corrected time. All on-member skippers who successfully complete this Challenge will be awarded lifetime membership in the Society.
Yacht Scoring Web Site for the 2013 GLSS Trans Superior Internatioanl Yacht Race
2013 GLSS Trans Superior Solo Challenge Notice of Race
2013 GLSS Solo Challenge Required Equipment List
2013 GLSS Solo Challenge Waiver
2013 Physical Condition of Skippers
2013 Solo Anti-Exposure Suit for Multihulls & Optional for Monohulls
Non-GLSS members who wish to enter the Trans Superior Solo Cahllenge must submit a Sailing Resumé and also a Solo Passage Documentation form to be considered for entry. Early submission of these documents will allow the GLSS Board of Directors ample time for review, and provide you with time to correct any deficiencies. These documents must be submitted before August 1, 2013 to Mike Spence. His contact information is listed above.
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