Buckley Goblets 2017
Posted: Wednesday, 16th August 2017
Yachts are invited to race for the West Mersea YC’s famous Buckley Goblets on Saturday 16th September 2017
The start line will be by committee vessel lying to the West of the Nass Beacon just off the Mersea quarters. The Race will extend to some 60 Miles across the Thames Estuary to the finish line at Ramsgate.
The Royal Temple YC is laying on a carvery supper and entertainment.
A qualifier for EAORA overall series points, Royal Thames Yacht Club East Coast Points and the Youth Programme.
The trophies are:
BUCKLEY GOBLETS (1st OVERALL); 43RD LIGHT INFANTRY TROPHY (1st CLASS 1)
ROYAL NORTH SEA YACHT CLUB CHALLENGE CUP (DRAGON CUP) (1st CLASS 2)
LAWSON TROPHY (1st CLASS 3);
WMYC MEDALLIONS FOR OVERALL FIRST THREE PLACES
WMYC GLASSWARE FOR CLASS WINNERS
Safety: ISAF Special Regulations Cat 3 with a Cat 2 Life Raft.
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