Notice of race
Friday 11th September 2020
West Mersea Yacht Club East Anglian Offshore Racing Association
NOTICE OF RACE – PART 2 BUCKLEY GOBLETS West Mersea to Ostend EAORA Overall Series EAORA Youth Programme
Organising Authority: West Mersea Yacht Club and EAORA Date of the Race: FRIDAY 11th SEPTEMBER 2020
General Conditions for Entry: All Entrants must comply with the requirements of the EAORA Notice of Race Part 1. Schengen Forms must be completed and distributed as per the Sailing Instructions.
Entry Fee: £80.00 – Including Berthing one night at Ostend. Electronic payment to WMYC, Sort Code: 20-22-67, Account: 70947296(Reference: Race & Yacht Name). Late entries accepted at the discretion of the Organising Authority.
Entries Close: Friday 4th September 2020
Warning Signals: First Warning Signal - 0655; Refer to EAORA Notice of Race Part 1 for Class Handicaps.
High Water: West Mersea 0648 BST 4.3M Ostend 1930 BST 4.0M (add 1 hour for Belgium Summer Time)
Safety: World Sailing Offshore Special Regulations Category 3 plus Category 2 Life Raft apply.
Start Line: The start line will be the West Mersea Yacht Club Line.
Course: The course of approximately 90 miles will cross the North Sea and finish outside Ostend, Belgium.
Finish Line: The finish line will be outside the Harbour entrance at Ostend.
Trophies: 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
Prize giving: At the Royal North Sea Yacht Club Ostend on Saturday 12th September 2020 – time will be announced.
Charts: 3741; 1975; 1406; 1872; 1873 or Imray C1, C30
Note: Supper available at the WMYC from 1900 on Thursday 10th September 2020. Please book with the club. Launch details will be available in the Sailing Instructions.
Race HQ (Start): West Mersea Yacht Club; 116 Coast Road; West Mersea; CO5 8PB; Tel: 01206 382947 fax: 01206 386261 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Race HQ (Finish): WMYC Representative; c/o Royal North Sea Yacht Club; Montgomery Kaai 1; B-8400; Oostende. Tel: 0032 59 702 754; email email@example.com