Garvey Races Taking Sign-Ups on April 14

Apr 10, 2019
Photo by: Jack Reynolds

The Garvey and Skiff Club is holding registration on Sunday, April 14, beginning at 1 p.m. for boat racers looking to compete in numerous events scheduled for the summer

Jim Bevaqua, club member, said the fee for each boat is $500, which is good for the entire season. He said two other registration dates will be planned prior to the racing season opener on Sunday, June 23 at the Barnegat Township dock at noon.

The rest of the events take place on Sundays beginning at noon. Admission is free. Locations are: Barnegat, July 21; Tuckerton, July 28; Barnegat, Aug. 4; Tuckerton, Aug. 18; Parkertown, Aug. 25; and Barnegat, Sept. 1. Championships are Sunday, Sept. 8 at Tuckerton. Rain dates will be announced.

Bevaqua recommends that if you want to view the races, get there early to get a good spot.

“These events are big draws,” he said. “It’s a great afternoon for the whole family.”

For more information, call Bevaqua at 609-713-2320.  —E.E.


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