Open Events

A few times each year we hold open meetings. See below for the latest notice of race.

  TYNEMOUTH SAILING CLUB at NEWBURN SLIPWAY

WINTER LONG RACE        SUNDAY  26th March  2017

A Long Distance Race on the tidal River Tyne

BLAYDON RACES SHIELD for NATIONAL TWELVES

McGREGOR Salver for ENTERPRISES

SHIPWAY TANKARD for LASERS

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 13.00 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 15.18

RACING RULES:  The Race to be governed by the Racing Rules of Sailing 2017-2020

BREIFING:  There will be a briefing in the dinghy parking prior to the race. This will not be held before 12.00 noon

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 2017 Northern Traveller Series.

ENTRY FEE:  £14.00 per boat for National Twelves  (to include Northern Series 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.

 

 

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