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Sailing Match Racing 2017

Match Racing Championships

The BUCS Match Racing Championships 2018 will take place from 6 - 9 April at Weymouth & Portland National Sailing Academy.

Friday 6 - Monday 9 April 2018 (Pratice is available on Friday 6 April and there will be a compulsory breifing and registration in the evening) EVERYONE IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND THE DINNER AND BRIEFING ON THURSDAY EVENING.

Sailing Venue
Weymouth & Portland National Sailing Academy

Weymouth & Portland National Sailing Academy, Osprey Quay, Portland, DT5 1SA

Accommodation Venue
RYA Portland House

Accommodation Address
Mulberry Avenue, Portland, DT5 1FA

Entry opening date
Tuesday 10 October 2017

Stage 1 entry closing date
Thursday 1 March 2018 at 23:59

Stage 2 entry closing date
Thursday 8 March 2018 at 23:59

Entry costs
Each team shall consist of 3 competitors weighing no more than 225kgs in total, charged at £500 per team [Stage 2 entry: £600]. Half Board Accommodation for crews is included in the entry fee for Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights. A damage deposit of £500 per incident is payable to the RYA, at the event. Teams must provide their own lunches.

Staged entry
This competition operates a staged entry process. Entries received before the Stage 1 entry closing date of Thursday 1 March 2018 will be accepted where the competition allows. Only if after the closing of Stage 1 the competition allows, will Stage 2 open with a closing date of Thursday 8 March 2018.

Stage 2 entries will only be accepted if the competition allows and priority will remain with the entries received before the Stage 1 entry closing date. If Stage 2 opens and any entries are accepted into the competition they will be charged an additional 20% fee.

Entry information
Please see downloads on right of page for entry information. Please also see the Notice of Race for more detailed information.

Please note: An email address is required to enable an individual to be entered effectively within BUCScore as the system uses email addresses as unique identifiers. The email address used for each entrant must be unique to maintain validity of their entry. Changing or duplicating an email address for an entrant may result in the entry being overwritten and therefore withdrawn.

Pre-event information
Please see downloads on right of page for provisional re-event information. A final version will be published by Tuesday 3 April 2018.

Rules and Regulations
Please click here to read the BUCS Sailing Rules and Regulations which should be read in conjunction with the entry and pre-event information.


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Wednesday 4 October 2017 at 16:30

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