Central Region Area 3 is hosting the "Pierson Regatta," a co-ed competition between B.S.A. registered Sea Scouts from the Central Region of the Boy Scouts of America, with the Scouts racing to earn an invitation to the "William I. Koch International Sea Scout Cup" to be held in Long Beach California in 2016. The 2015 racing event will begin and conclude on Sunday September 20th, 2015. There will be a limited practice session available on Saturday September 19th, 2015. Cost is $10 per racer, more information can be found here.
More information on other qualifiers or the 2015 William I. Koch Internationale Sea Scout Cup can be found at seascoutcup.org.