As the Official Sustainability Sponsor of the Hall of Fame Open, 11th Hour Racing is supporting the tournament in implementing a variety of strategies to enhance the tournament’s environmental sustainability and to educate and encourage tournament fans to make personal behavioral changes to protect and restore ocean health.
At the 2021 Hall of Fame Open, we are...
eliminating single-use plastic bottles, straws, and plastic bags
offering an enhanced compost program for food and landscape waste
using recycled paper in all printed materials
using custodial paper products made from recycled materials
using cleaning products and hand soaps certified by Green Seal, Safer Choice, or Eco Logo
implementing an improved and comprehensive recycling program
tracking key indicators for future sustainability initiatives such as water, electricity, and fuel usage
Help us make an impact at the Hall of Fame Open
Bring an empty, reusable water bottle and refill it using our hydration station
Dispose of trash, recycling, and compost in the proper receptacles
Both the Hall of Fame Open and 11th Hour Racing are based in the beautiful coastal town of Newport, Rhode Island. As such, a key focus of the partnership will be proactive efforts to communicate with tournament fans, players, and volunteers about what sustainable personal behaviors individuals can implement at the event and at home to make a long-term positive impact on ocean health.