Big Blue Sailing Academy

Where to Stay 
The regatta has secured a special discounted rate at the brand new Hilton Norfolk The Main located in vibrant downtown, just minutes from the ODU Sailing Center. Please note the reservation block ends on June 17th.  Click here to make your reservations.

Old Dominion University’s Conference Services is offering suite-style lodging on campus.  Contact:

Elise Rankins | Assistant Director For Conference Services
4603 Elkhorn Avenue, Suite 1208  |  Norfolk, VA 23529  |  ( 757.683.3979757-683-4863  |

Layout of typical suite can be found at this link:

Due to heavy traffic congestion at area tunnels during the summer, it is highly recommended that participants choose lodging in the City of Norfolk. The Hampton Roads area is a summer vacation destination with beaches, boating, history, the arts, and much more. Please book your stay early.  

2017 USODA Nationals



2017 USODA Team Race Nationals

July 24, 10 am – 6 pm Check-in and Measurement

July 25 – 27 Team Race Nationals

2017 USODA Girls Nationals

July 27, 12 pm – 6 pm Check-in and Measurement

July 28, USODA Girls Nationals

2017 USODA National Championship

July 30, 1 pm – 7 pm Check-in and Measurement

July 31- August 3 National Championship

*Teams wishing to practice before and in between events need to coordinate with the the Regatta Chairs.


Event Messaging:  

Big Blue Sailing Academy will be using for event messaging and announcements. Sign-up at the links below to receive messages via text or email to stay up to date:

2017 USODA Team Race National Championships

2017 USODA Girls National Championship

2017 USODA National Championship

Norfolk Yacht and Country Club:

Norfolk Yacht and Country Club is generously providing berthing for coach and safety boats. They are inviting visiting families and coaches to enjoy their facilities. Please complete the Guest Registration form in advance of your visit. If you plan on bringing a yacht for your stay, please contact NYCC directly.