Koch National Invitational
July 15 – 17, 2022
Boston, MA, USA
The Koch National Invitational features two-days of sailing competition on sailboats crewed by two person teams. The total cost of this event is $250 USD including housing, food, boats and everything you need except your transportation to the event location and your personal clothes.
Application for Invitation
If you have any questions please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Q: What are my options if a competitor does not have a COVID-19 vaccination as required by the university?
A: Please email email@example.com for more information.
Q: Will participants need to bring their Sea Scout uniform?
A: No. There will be no need for the Sea Scout uniform at this event. No need to bring it.
Q: Can parents/guardians stay in the dorms at Suffolk University?
A: Yes. Parents/Guardians will be allowed to stay in the dorms for $200/person. This will include housing for both Friday and Saturday nights along with breakfast and lunch on Saturday and Sunday.
NOTE: Competitors aged 14 and 15 years old are required to have a parent/guardian stay with them in the dorms.
Q: Will there be transportation to and from the local airport (Logan International Airport)?
A: There is no Koch Cup supplied transportation. There are however several ways to get from the airport to Suffolk University (i.e. Uber, Lyft, MBTA, Taxi)
Q: Will the dorms be available to stay for more than just Friday and Saturday nights?
A: No. The dorms will only be availabe for housing Friday and Saturday nights.
Q: Where will meals take place?
A: Friday meals will be on your own. Saturday: breakfast will be in the university cafeteria, lunch will be boxed by the university and carried over to the MIT Sailing Pavilion, and dinner will be a social with potential speaker (location TBD). Sunday: breakfast will be in the university cafeteria and lunch will be boxed by the university and carried over to the MIT Sailing Pavilion.
Q: What is the room situation at the university?
A: The rooms are setup where two doubles share a full bathroom with shower.
Q: Can I volunteer to assist with the Koch National Invitational?
A: We are not accepting any request for volunteers. Spectators are welcome.