*ROSSBOROUGH ROUND ISLAND RACE Sunday 10th September. This rescheduled exciting distance race is for ‘A’ Fleet sailors. Its challenging and great fun sailing on all points of sail around the Island. A great experience if you have haven’t done it. SEE ATTACHED AMENDMENT. Remember you may have to arrange your own guard boat if you miss the Club ribs. Entry deadline for those not already entered is Wednesday 6th September, if you are already entered from the original date you need to confirm to the RCIYC you are sailing by the 6th Sept.
*UBS JERSEY REGATTA 15th to 17th September. This is a major Jersey sailing event not to be missed, there is always a good turnout from the Fleet. You can sail the Friday evening, Saturday and Sunday or individual days if time is tight. All models of Hobie Cat catered for in the various class handicaps. Here is link to NOR http://rciycjersey.com/race-information/ubs-jersey-regatta-notice-of-race-2017-1/
*PLEASE NOTE: JERSEY REGATTA ENTRIES MUST BE IN BY NEXT WEDNESDAY 6th SEPTEMBER LATEST. THIS IS THE FINAL DATE, AFTER WHICH NO FURTHER APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED.
*THE ROSSCOT WINTER SERIES starts on Sunday 1st October. The 8 race series (5 to count for prizes) will run to the end of November. Excellent series for the new H16 ‘B’ Fleeter’s to dip their toes in and learn the racing ropes!
*FANTASTIC FLEET OPEN DAY MAGIC everyone that was taken out came ashore beaming and some babbling with excitement! Even James, RCIYC Commodore came out for a whirl, placing his trust in Adrian’s expert H16 skills. Phil Sharp also came along for some fun sailing after his recent Fastnet Race, Class 40 podium success and sailed with some of the H16 Youth team, providing tips and pointers for the excited juniors. A massive thanks to all the helms and beach team that gave their time to help out on a truly successful day. Check out the action photos from Elaine https://www.facebook.com/RCIYCJERSEY/ and the IHCA fb page for excellent Jersey exposure https://www.facebook.com/ihca.class/ Here are some short HOD clips from Mic on the g/boat –fast sailing!
26th CHANNEL ISLANDS HOBIE CAT CHAMPIONSHIPS
Please open the following link for the Notice of Race;
HOBIE OPEN DAY – SATURDAY 3RD JUNE 2017
**MAKE A NOTE IN YOUR DIARY for the classic Carey Olsen Inter-Island race on Saturday 17th June, its Jersey to Guernsey this year, so there could be a fair amount of the local H/Fleet entering in a distance race between the Islands which is a fantastic experience. For ‘A’ Fleet crews only. Ben and Jamie broke the record on their H/Tiger, Guernsey – Jersey last year, they will be competing again to defend their title. Race Info on this link.
HOBIE FLEET SPRING SERIES 2017
Please open the following link for the Hobie Fleet Spring Series, Notice of Race;
For the Sailing Instructions, please open the following link;
Yachts and Yachting Championships
Please open the following link for the Yachts and Yachting Championship report and pictures;