Notice of race
Saturday 2nd May 2020
West Mersea Yacht Club
NOTICE OF RACE - PART 2 PATTINSON CUP Burnham-on-Crouch to West Mersea EAORA Overall Series EAORA Youth Programme Race
Organising Authority: West Mersea Yacht Club, in association with the Royal Burnham Yacht Club and EAORA.
Date of the Race: SATURDAY 2ND MAY 2020
General Conditions for Entry: All Entrants must comply with the requirements of the EAORA Notice of Race Part 1 available from the EAORA Website.
Entry Fee: £35 - 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 26th April 2020
Warning Signals: The first Warning Signal will be at 0755; Refer to EAORA Notice of Race Part 1 for Class Handicaps. High Water: Burnham-on-Crouch 0756 BST 3.8M West Mersea 1914 BST 3.4M Safety: World Sailing Offshore Special Regulations Category 3 plus Category 2 Life Raft apply.
Start Line: A line in a suitable place in the river Crouch as agreed with the Royal Burnham Yacht Club.
Course: The course of approximately 55 miles will start in the River Crouch at Burnham-on-Crouch and include the sea areas of the Swin and the Wallet, finishing in the Blackwater Estuary at West Mersea. See Sailing Instructions Finish Line: The Finish Line will be the WMYC club line in the vicinity of the Nass Beacon. Trophies: PATTINSON CUP (1st Overall); DAVID BROOK TROPHY (1st EAORA Class 1); JACK ELLISON TROPHY (1st EAORA Class 2) PERKINS CUP (1st EAORA Class 3); and WMYC Prizeware.
Prize Giving: At West Mersea Yacht Club after the race.
Charts: 3750; 1975 and 3741
Note: Pre-race arrangements at Burnham and Post-race launch details, WMYC supper and prize giving arrangements will be available in Sailing Instructions.
Race HQ: West Mersea Yacht Club; 116 Coast Road; West Mersea; CO5 8PB, TEL: 01206 382947 Email: email@example.com