Pac Rim 2016 - Team USA - Sailor Application

Pacific Rim Challenge Regatta

July 30 - August 8, 2016

Nakhodka, Russia

  • Participant Contact Information

  • Yacht Club Information

  • Membership in a Whatcom County yacht club is required.
  • Enter "Other" Whatcom County Yacht Club of which you are a member.
  • Briefly describe your activities, specifically volunteerism, with the Bellingham Yacht Club or the Whatcom County yacht club of which you are a member.
  • Bellingham Sister City Information

  • Membership in the Bellingham Sister Cities organization is required in order to participate in the regatta. Applications can be found at
  • Briefly describe your participation (if any) with Bellingham Sister Cities. Enter "None" if you haven't participated.
  • Past Pac Rim Information

  • Briefly describe your position(s), activities, specifically volunteerism, in past Pacific Rim Regattas.
  • Sailing Resume

    A resume of your sailing experience must be attached. Be sure to include years of racing, types of boats, specific skills and all local, regional, national and international racing successes.
  • Acceptable file formats are (doc, pdf, txt, xls). Note: If you are unable to upload a copy of your resume, see the instructions below for mailing your resume.
  • Additional Information

  • Fees

    We have not yet received information regarding the registration fee from Nakhodka, but we anticipate it will be in the range of $250-$300 for the week which in the past has included opening and closing ceremony dinners, lunches on the water during practice and race days and morning coffee each day. We should have this information soon and will publish it on the PacRim 2016 website.

  • Travel Documents

    Please be advised that a valid US passport and a travel visa are required for entry into Russia. The visa can take up to 90 days to procure, so submit your application early.
  • Mail/Email Addresses

    All applications and fees must be received by April 1, 2016.

    If you need to mail your resume, use the following address:

    Pacific Rim Yacht Challenge 2016
    Attn: Richard Veach, Selection Committee Chairman
    2625 South Harbor Loop Drive
    Bellingham, WA 98225

    or you may email it to:

    All applications will be evaluated on basis of required information only.