Please feel free to come to USU early and observe.

All judges interested in adjudicating these exciting contests should feel free to contact me.

See you there!

CA Americas Cup

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Subject: America's Cup
Date: Mon, 28 Mar 2011 08:32:00 -0400
From: Alfred C Snider <[log in to unmask]>
To: Margaret Brower <[log in to unmask]>, "Meany, John" <[log in to unmask]>, Stephen West <[log in to unmask]>, David Hernandez <[log in to unmask]>, Samuel Mayer Nelson <[log in to unmask]>, Paul Brown <[log in to unmask]>, Gareth Horell <[log in to unmask]>, Coulter King <[log in to unmask]>, [log in to unmask], "Barnes, Eric (Faculty)" <[log in to unmask]>, Josh Martin <[log in to unmask]>, "J. J. Rodriguez" <[log in to unmask]>, "Emily A. Ravenscroft" <[log in to unmask]>, Kelly Welch <[log in to unmask]>, Stephen Boyle <[log in to unmask]>, Gavin Illsley <[log in to unmask]>, Stephen LLano <[log in to unmask]>, [log in to unmask], Kate Falkenstien <[log in to unmask]>, Tom Dionesotes <[log in to unmask]>, Adam Goldstein <[log in to unmask]>, Adam Goldstein <[log in to unmask]>, Ciarán Lawlor <[log in to unmask]>, Anish Mitra <[log in to unmask]>, Mary Nugent <[log in to unmask]>, Sharmila Parmanand <[log in to unmask]>, D Register <[log in to unmask]>, Bojana <[log in to unmask]>

We are looking forward to hosting you at the America's Cup to be held on March 31 2011.

We have a fantastic field and a good time planned.

Before you arrive:

§  Check your entry on the website. Inform us of changes. Check back to make sure it is updated properly. Contact Alfred Snider at [log in to unmask]

§  Let us know if you have food allergies.

§  If you have been offered pick up for special reasons contact Tom Dionesotes at [log in to unmask]

§  If you will need shuttle from the hotel to the tournament contact Tom Dionesotes. [log in to unmask]

§  If you have crash housing contact John Sadek. [log in to unmask] or Alli Hamlin [log in to unmask]


Upon arriving:

§  At the airport baggage claim area there is a phone bank, call Windjammer Inn and a shuttle will come and pick you up. If Tom has offered to pick you up, his crew will do so.

§  Enjoy the downtown area, take a taxi from the hotel if you must, short ride, well worth it.

§  Please drink legally and in moderation at all times.

On Thursday:

Note to Judges:
We really appreciate your involvement in this event. Please confirm that you will or will not be there.

Thanks, and let me know if you have questions.

CA Americas Cup

Alfred C. Snider aka Tuna
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