2019 Events @ The BIC

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BIC Opening Party - Saturday June 29th, 6.30pm

Bring the whole family and join us as we kick off another memorable summer at the BIC!

Food, drink and entertainment will be in abundance as we look forward to what is set to be an action-packed season! Guests are asked to please bring an appetizer.

$20/adult and kids go free!

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Block Island Conservancy Talk with Diandra Verbeyst - Wednesday July 17th, Time TBC

Given that more than 40% of the island is under conservation, Block Island provides a rare landscape for many scientific research projects. We will be very fortunate to be joined by the Block Island Conservancy and informed of the various projects currently underway on island and in the pond.

This is an event not to be missed for anybody with an interest in nature, the environment or even an interest Block Island!

For more information on the Conservancy’s work, click here to visit their website


Mid-Summer Adult’s Party - Saturday July 20th, 6.30pm

A highlight of every BIC summer: The Mid-Summer party!

This years’ theme TBC but promises to be one to remember.

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Parent / Child Sailing Regatta - Friday July 26th, 3pm

Parents! It's time to dust off your swimsuits and get back on the water. This event is open to both experienced and novice sailors. The champions will proudly hold the first (unofficial) title of best Sailing Family in the BIC!

Parents and their kids will be racing our 420 sail boats in a regatta for all ages. There is no limit on number of teams per family but only 8 boats are available so be sure to get your name in early!


Shore 2 Pour Run - Sponsored by Two Roads Brewing Co - Sunday July 28th, 9.30am

Following on from last years immensely enjoyable event, the Two Roads team are back! The course is all on State beach and open to all ages. Last years event saw a healthy mix of ultra-competition and a more laid-back approach to the run.

At the clubhouse following the run, the Two Roads team will be providing samples of their delicious beers. BIC burgers and dogs will also be provided!

Sign Up Here!

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Parent / Child Tennis Tournament
Friday, August 2nd, 3pm

Forget the major tennis tournaments, this doubles tournament will trump them all! Parents, its time to pick up your rackets and choose your favourite offspring to vie for the tennis glory!

We hope to have packed brackets for this one and there is no limit on the number of teams per family! Come down and mark your place in Block Island Tennis History!


 

2nd Annual BIC Clanathon - Friday August 9th, 4pm

After a hugely successful first event, the Clanathon is back! The Clanathon is a mini triathlon for the whole family. The first leg is a quarter mile swim from the club dock, followed by a kayak and finally a 'cross country' run around the BIC property. 

Each leg must be completed by a different family member and at least one participant has to be over the age of 35!

The race will conclude with prize giving and a cook-out with refreshments served at the clubhouse. This is set to be a seriously fun outing for all so bring the whole family out and get involved 

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End of Season Party Saturday August 10th, 6.30pm

All good things must come to an end… but not without a bang at the BIC! The end of season party promises to be one of the highlights of the season with great food, drinks and entertainment.

Come down and kick back for the evening with one of the best views on the island. Bring the whole family!


2019 Teen Events @ the BIC


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Teen Xtreme Kayak to Paynes

An annual, infamous BIC tradition. The journey begins with a paddle to the piling at Paynes. Then the ‘jump off’. Our judges will decide on the most impressive jump from the piling.

After that, we will get dinner at Payne’s before paddling back to the club!


Teen Xtreme Spike Ball BBQ

This is set to be the most intense competition of the summer. Teams of 2, everybody plays each other before the knockout stages. Winner will be crowned BIC’s most Xtreme Spikeball Team!

The competition will be followed by a BBQ at the club so don’t forget your appetites!

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Teen Xtreme Bootcamp

This one isn’t for the faint of heart. Our resident Irishman will be putting you through your paces and pushing you past your limits.

Come prepared to work hard and have fun!


Teen Xtreme Karaoke Night

Following our very successful teen events this summer, comes our long awaited Karaoke night! Fancy dress optional…

All teenagers of all singing abilities to this event

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Teen Xtreme Intro to Jiu Jitsu

A basic introduction to jiu-jitsu - a martial art based on take-downs and grappling. Don’t expect to be the next Ultimate Fighter but do anticipate a fun and unique intro to the sport!

This is a sport for all athletic abilities so make sure to come down and get involved!


Teen Xtreme Dock BBQ

This one doesn’t require a lot of imagination! We’re going to move the grills down to the dock. We’re going jump in the water and push John Seider in. Then we’re going to eat the best burgers and dogs on the island!

Simple - Don’t miss it

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