Wednesday Talks: Episode 1 & 2: Tides & Rules, Race Management

Come down to the club the next 2 Wednesday’s to hear talks by some of our resident experts…..

Wednesday 2nd March: Talks on Tides and Rules of Racing, 7:30 for 8:00. Fickle currents and pesky give ways: How to use water flows and sailing rules to your advantage. Or, in some cases, an opportunity to learn lots of new excuses as to why they didn’t do quite as well as hoped.

Wednesday 9th March: Race Management, 7:30 for 8:00. From course laying to protests – how to run races. Especially useful if you’ve been drafted into race office duties for the season

Notice Of Race: Tynemouth Sailing Club At Newburn Slipway

WINTER LONG RACE

A Long Distance Race on the tidal River Tyne

BLAYDON RACES SHIELD for NATIONAL TWELVES

McGREGOR Salver for ENTERPRISES

SHIPWAY TANKARD for LASERS

SUNDAY  20th March  2016

NOTICE OF RACE

VENUE:  Competitors to launch from Newburn Slipway on the tidal river Tyne upstream of Newburn Bridge on the North Bank of the river adjacent to Newburn Sports Centre. Changing facilities available in the Sports Centre. The race shall start from a line adjacent to the slipway.

PROGRAMME:  First Class Start at 12.00 am. A long distance race upstream of Newburn Bridge.  Race time approx 2.5 – 3 hours – depending upon conditions on the day. Separate start for each class unless numbers dictate an all class start.

TIDES:  High Water at 13.40

RACING RULES:  The Race to be governed by the Racing Rules of Sailing 2013-2016

BRIEFING:  There will be a briefing in the dinghy park prior to the race. This will not be held before 11.00 am

SCORING:  The race result for each class will decide the prize-winners.

SERIES:  The Result of the race for National Twelves to count towards the 2016 Old Spice Travellers Series.

ENTRY FEE:  £14.00 per boat for National Twelves  (to include Old Spice Levy)

£12.00 per boat for Enterprises

£10.00 per boat for Lasers

APRES SAIL:  Competitors are encouraged to congregate after racing at the Keelman Public House where real ale and a selection of good pub fayre will be available.

Notice Of Race: Tate Winter Trophy at Newburn

 TYNEMOUTH SAILING CLUB at NEWBURN SLIPWAY

TATE WINTER TROPHY for NATIONAL TWELVES

ENTERPRISE SHIELD for ENTERPRISES

FROSTBITE CUP FOR LASERS

PRIZES for Handicap Class

          

SUNDAY   OCTOBER

NOTICE OF RACE

VENUE:  Racing to be held on the tidal river Tyne upstream of Newburn Bridge. Access to the water from Newburn Slipway on the North Bank adjacent to Newburn Sports Centre. Changing facilities available in the Sports Centre.

PROGRAMME:  First race to start at 11.30 am; Second & third races to follow.

TIDES:  High Water at 1.34 pm

RACING RULES:  Racing to be governed by the current Racing Rules of Sailing

BRIEFING:  There will be a briefing in the dinghy parking prior to racing. This will not be held before 11.00 am

SCORING:  Appendix A of the Racing Rules of Sailing shall apply. If 3 races sailed 1 result will be discarded. If   2 races sailed both results will count  (ie: no discard)

SERIES:  Overall Results of the National Twelve racing to count towards the Old  Spice Travellers Series.

ENTRY FEE:  £14.00 per boat for National Twelves  (to include Old Spice Levy)

£12.00 per boat for Enterprises & 2 handed ‘Handicap’ Class

£10.00 per boat for Lasers & single handers

APRES SAIL:  Competitors are encouraged to congregate after racing at the Keelman’s Public House where real ale and a selection of good pub fayre will be available

 

Download a file for printing, here – TSC Tate 15 – NOR