The Great Texas Catamaran Race
300 miles of Extreme Sailing at its best!
South Padre to Galveston
June 13 – 16,  2018

The Great Texas Catamaran Race is one of the premier long distance beach cat races in the country. This is distance racing at its best. In its 16th year, it is again expected to attract world class racing teams. Awards for each class will be given in addition to the First to Finish trophy.

The 2018 Great Texas Catamaran Race registration will open April 1st and end May 1st. Any registration received or postmarked after May 1st will be required to include a $100.00 late fee.  Any registration received after May 1st will not be accepted without late fee.  A maximum of 25 boats will be allowed.

Contact us at greattexasinfo@gmail.com

Race Schedule:
Tuesday June 12, South Padre Island
Boat Inspections, Opening ceremony, rules review, and starting position draw.

Wednesday June 13,
South Padre Island to Mustang Island (91 nm)
9:00am Skippers Meeting, 9:50 am White Flag 
Earliest ETA approximately 4 pm.

Thursday June 14,
Mustang Island to Matagorda Island (91 nm)
9:00am Skippers Meeting, 9:50 am White Flag 
Earliest ETA approximately 3 pm.

Friday June 15,
Matagorda Island to Surfside Beach (50 nm)
9:00am Skippers Meeting, 9:50 am White Flag 
Earliest ETA approximately 1 pm.

Saturday June 16,
Surfside Beach to Galveston (40 nm)
8:00am Skippers Meeting, 9:50 am White Flag 
Earliest ETA approximately 12 pm 
Awards at 7 pm.







REGISTRATION (Opens April 1, 2018) 


 
 


 
Cost of entry:
 
$445 due by May 1, 2018

$545 after May 1, 2018 ( personal checks will not be accepted )

Liability boat insurance required

Award dinner included for crew and team manager

Great Texas 300 T-shirts included for crew and team manager

Satellite tracker included for each boat

Registrations after May 15 may not receive t-shirts.  You may buy at Event merchandise under navigation screen.

Additional award dinner tickets available to purchase Adult TBD Children under age 17 TBD Children under age 5 free

Additional Tshirts may be available to purchase at race

S M L XL 2XL -  TBD

Great Texas Fleet membership $10