RCIYC HOBIE FLEET - NEXT RACING
THIS SUNDAY 5th AUGUST, RACES 11 & 12 in the Love Wine ‘Summer Breeze’ series, starting at 11:00am. Racing for H16 ‘A’ & ‘B’ Fleets, H/Wildcats & Tigers and Hobie Dragoons - Cadets. This is the last two races in the series where all races have taken place – probably one of the best Summers ever for Hobie sailing and looks like more of the same for this Sunday, forecast is showing force 4 warm and sunny, don’t miss it. Require a crew or even a helm, please come back as soon as.
*NEXT H16 ‘B’ FLEET & H/DRAGOON JUNIOR TRAINING is Wednesday 8th August, from 5:15pm. Boats on water for 6:00pm. To include, starts, mark rounding and boat handling skills. £5.00 per person to help cover g/boat fuel etc. Please confirm back by email if participating. H16 ‘A’ Fleet crews are welcome to practise. The last one, as the evenings will be drawing in.
*ROSSBOROUGH ROUND ISLAND RACE, Sunday 19th August. A great distance race to participate in for Hobie ‘A’ Fleet crews, records to be broken! NOR and info at www.rciycjersey.com
*THE UBS JERSEY REGATTA is on the 14th 15th & 16th September, the last major Regatta of the year and a special event as it’s the 20th year. Please note: Early Bird discounted entry fee deadline is Monday 6th August.
*HOBIE 16’s, there are 3 people wanting to purchase second hand H16’s, interested in selling, please let me know.
*CONGRATULATIONS to Phil Sharp for another excellent performance, placing second last week in the Drheam Cup, 736 nm of incredible solo racing in a big and highly competitive Class 40 fleet. The next event is just around the corner, the 1,802 nm Round Britain & Ireland race starting on the 12th August. Phil remains no 1 in the Class 40 offshore ranking list - for more info and Phil’s very interesting on board race comments, go to www.philsharpracing.com
Look forward to seeing you on the water.