||Friday 30th September 2016
||Queen Mother Reservoir, Berkshire
||9am – 4pm
This event is now closed for entries
Dan Winch, Ballard School and Paul Outram, Principal of Datchet Watersports and National Governing Body the Royal Yachting Association member of staff would like to encourage schools to enter pupils from 8-18 years old into the ISA National Sailing Regatta.
This National event will be held at the Queen Mother Reservoir, Horton Road, Horton, Berkshire, SL3 9NT on Friday 30th September 2016. There will be a minimum of three to a maximum of 5 races, and arrival will be between 09:00 & 10:00 with the first race starting at 10:30. The event will finish on the water at 15:00 approximately, with prize giving completed by 16:00.
There will be 50 places available for avid sailors. The Portsmouth Yardstick handicap system will used for single handed and double handed events. This will ensure the age of the children and boat type will not affect the competition.
The sailing club at the venue has boats available for 50 pupils. These include Topper Topaz (24 single handed), RS Q’Ba (6 single handed) or for younger pupils the same RS Q’Ba can be used as double-handed with a jib (12 pupils). There are 5 Topper Xenons which are double-handed boats (10 pupils) and 2 RS Visions which are also double-handed boats (4 pupils).
Pupils will require swimwear, footwear and a towel as well as their own lunch, drinks and snacks. The cost per single handed entry will be £36 and £36 for a double handed entry. There will be trophies and medals available for the winners.
Payments should be made payable to ISA and sent to Paul Outram – Principal, Datchet Watersports, Queen Mother Reservoir, Horton Road, Horton, Berkshire, SL3 9NT. If you have any enquired, please email Paul at firstname.lastname@example.org
All cheques should be made payable to Datchet Watersports Limited.