Dogwood NOR 2017

2017 Dog Wood Regatta 
April 21st through the 23rd 

A CSSA Sanctioned Regatta
Tsa-La-Gi Yacht Club at Jackson Bay
Fort Gibson Lake, Oklahoma


E-mail Duncan McBride at or call 918-809-4018 with advance registration, class, and meals.  There will be a $5.00 discount per person for those that preregister.


All boats welcome. Four boats in the same class make a fleet. All others sail in an appropriate handicap fleet.


The ISAF Racing Rules of Sailing 2017-2020 under (section. 2 rules) as adopted and amended by US SAILING, CSSA Sailing Instructions and the Local Appendix will govern races. A boat entering as a member of a class must conform to class rules.

Safety: Standard safety equipment required including throwables and signaling device (16ft+ boats).


Low point system:

1 for 1st, 2 for 2nd, 3 for 3rd, etc.

DNF= # of finishers in fleet +1 point

DNS= # of entries in fleet

DSQ= # of entries in fleet + 1 point

Boats must have a sail number to be scored.


Current US SAILING Portsmouth System. Skippers should verify that a US SAILING Portsmouth D-PN number has been established for their boat.

Trophies: 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in each fleet.  Plus special awards.

Housing:  Free camping at Club with bathhouse. Hotels in Wagoner or Muskogee.

Facilities: Clubhouse, modern bathhouse, boat ramp, ample parking, mast-raising device, tie-up dock and slips available at no cost.  

Food & Drink: Free Breakfast Saturday & Sunday morning. Free refreshments and snacks after race. Buy Saturday dinner. $15.00 Barbeque Brisket, pork and Beer.  Free lunch Sunday.

Entry Fees and Costs: $25.00 per boat; $15.00 per crew up to three no charge for more than three.  $10.00 CSSA annual membership required for skippers  (available at registration). Junior sailors (17 and under) sail for free. $5.00 discount for US SAILING members must show card. Saturday dinners are $15.00 each and can be purchased at registration.


Friday, April 21,2017

        1700 – 2000 Registration

        Club House Activities

Saturday, April 22, 2017

        0800 –1000 Registration

        1045 Competitors Meeting

        1120 (approx) Harbor Gun

        1155 (approx) Warning Signal 1st Race of day

Warning Signal for Races 2 & 3 ASAP after finish of previous race

    1900 (approx) Dinner


Bonfire and activities in Club House

Live Music Saturday night.

Sunday,April 23, 2017

    0820 (approx) Harbor Gun

    0855 (approx) Warning Signal 1st Race of day

Warning Signal for subsequent races

    ASAP after finish of previous race

    No race will be started after 1200 Sunday

    1300 (approx) Trophy presentation

Maximum of seven races scheduled.


 Registration: Advance registration is not required.

    However, please email (see below) to help determine the trophies & meals available. 

    Pay at Regatta during Registration.

Information: For more information contact:

      Duncan McBride (918)809-4018

Directions: From Tulsa, take US 51 East to Wagoner. Take US 69 South 1 mile, turn left at light onto SE 15th St, go approx. 2 miles to “T” intersection. Turn right (south) on US 16, go approx. 4 miles to Gray Oaks Rd.(E 100th St N) There is a sign here for Sequoyah Bay State Park. Turn left (east) and go to 2nd stop sign. Turn left and follow road to Jackson Bay. See map on next page

Direction to TSA-LA-GI