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INLANDS21 NOR

Tel: 01793 751551       Website: www.cotswoldsailingclub.org         COTSWOLD SAILING CLUB   Lake 9 Cerney Wick Lane Cotswold Water Park GL7 5QJ Wanderer Meeting to be sailed for the INLAND CHAMPIONS 18th and 19th September 2021 NOTICE OF RACE 1. RULES 1.1.  The regatta will be governed by current rules as defined in The Racing Rules of Sailing 2021 to 2024. 1.2.  RYA prescriptions to the Racing Rules of Sailing as well as Cotswold Sailing Club rules and byelaws will apply. 1.3.  The Sailing Instructions will apply. 1.4.  RRS 40.1 applies at all times when competitors are afloat. 2. ADVERTISING 2.1   Boats are permitted to display advertising under ISAF Regulation 20 3. ELIGIBILITY AND ENTRY 3.1.  The regatta is open to all boats of the Wanderer class whose helm or crew is a fully paid-up member of the WOCA at the time of entry. 3.2  Registration will

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Whitstable Race Results 2021

A day forecast for a gentle breeze gave us more than three hours of 10-15 knots higher than expected, wind against tide.  By the time of the first race at 2 pm the morning’s gentle breeze had freshened to a north-easterly F4 gusting F5. It stayed that way for much of the afternoon.  Races were a blast around the buoys, pretty well on the brink of sailing, though helped by surfing the rollers downwind and by the flow of the outgoing tide for the beats. The morning’s calm did not return until the boats came ashore. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us

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Gavin Barr Trophy Race 2021

First run in 2019 to salute the immense achievements of Gavin Barr in promoting and encouraging Wanderer sailing. The trophy is a unique piece of stainless steel artwork depicting a Wanderer craft. There is high tide racing on the Saturday followed by the legendary WYC barbecue at the side of the verandah Sunday’s cruise, usually with a pub destination in mind, has a good chance of viewing the increasing seal population at Horse Sand. There is even a wild rumour that free car parking might become a reality.

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Events

Event Update June 2021

Following the Downing Street announcement on the 14th June postponing Step 4 scheduled for June 21, I am pleased to report that the next two WCOA events – Whitstable and WandererFest – the first since September 2019, excluding the AGMs – will be going ahead.   Firstly, Richard reports from Whitstable YC: The continuing restrictions will not be a problem for sailing or club social life under the May 18 provisions. I will notify visitors coming to WYC for the June 26 Open as to the club’s arrangements prior to the event.  Please use this link for the current situation at the club. Gavin Barr Trophy Race 2021 Secondly, the WandererFest organizing team had a Zoom meeting last week to consider all the elements of WandererFest and agreed to proceed with the event.  It appears that there is nothing to change the conclusion that we reached last week, namely that WandererFest can go ahead with some generally common-sense

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Tel: 01227 272942           Website: www.wyc.org.uk WHITSTABLE YACHT CLUB Founded 1902 Affiliated RYA  3-4 SEA WALL WHITSTABLE KENT CT5 1BX Wanderer Open Meeting and Cruise to be sailed for the Gavin Barr Trophy 26th and 27th June 2021 NOTICE OF RACE 1.   VENUE AND ORGANISING AUTHORITY The event will be at Whitstable Yacht Club, 3-4 Sea Wall, Whitstable, Kent, CT5 1BX, Tel: 01227 272942, email office@wyc.org.uk.   The organising authority is Whitstable Yacht Club (WYC) in conjunction with the Wanderer Class Owners Association (WCOA). 2.   RULES & ELIGIBILITY Racing will be governed by the 2021-2024 Racing Rules of Sailing (RRS); the prescriptions of the RYA, the Wanderer Class Owners’ Association rules, and the WYC Sailing Instructions for the event. The WYC Sailing Instructions can be found on the WYC website. The following amendments shall be made to the WYC Sailing Instructions for the purpose of this event: 2.2. The Wanderer entry fee

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