Annual Texas200 June 10 - 14, 2013
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Flash - A couple of us went down to our proposed Camp 2 about a week
ago, and it is unworkable. We found a better place! Please check out
the updated information on the Route page! Also, John Alesch has
updates for his charts-just download the update and follow the
instructions on where to insert the pages after they are printed.
Here is the signup info for
2013, but first, this:
were designed by Kevin Green, and will be available soon in
somewhat limited quantities. We are taking orders for them now...
want to learn more about the Texas200 organization, check the info
page for info about the board of directors and about where the money
See you at Port Isabel!
are now organized as a non-profit club and to pay for insurance and
other expenses, we are collecting annual dues. Anyone can join the club
and we are requiring all participants to do so. You MUST
join and pay dues in order to participate in the Texas200.
Club Dues - $35.00
are high quality
burgees made of 400 denier nylon with a UV inhibitor and edge binding.
Coated with polyurethane to seal thread ends. Designed by our own Kevin
Green. These can be picked up at the Captain's Meeting the morning of
the 9th. If you want a burgee but do not plan on sailing with us this
year, send your mailing address to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will
mail it to you.
Burgee - $30.00
Get 'em both
and save ten bucks.
Bus Seat - Deadline May 12
should have plenty of seats available on the bus this year, but we ask
that you only purchase one per boat, please.
board the bus you must have paid your club dues, attended the Captain's
meeting on Sunday morning, and signed and
submitted a waiver
which we will have available at the meeting.
Seat - $75.00
traditional Shrimp Boil will take place this year at Magnolia Beach at
Pavillion in the Bay-Front Park. The price includes soft drinks/bottled
Boil - $12.00
Get Yer Texas200 gear
is the 3rd year in a row that the Spoetzl Brewery has done this for us.
Some of you have asked for contact info so that they could send a
personal thank you to the folks at the Spoetzl Brewery-
Shiner is the official beer
of the Texas 200, Thanks to Shiner beer for their support!
the person to contact there is Amy Miller, Operations Coordinator.
ALTERNATE CAMP 1 UPDATE - If you opt for the Port Mansfield docks, make
sure that you bring fenders-you will likely be rafting up if more than
a few boats go there. The Port Mansfield Chamber of Commerce has generously offered
to open their building up for us as they did last year. This makes
bathrooms available-Be sure and thank the Chamber by patronizing the
restaurants and stores for anything you might need if you go into Port Mansfield on Monday the 10th!