52nd Medway Marathon – Sunday 6 September 2015


Marathon pic 26 mile course on the tidal river Medway

Fantastic opportunity to explore the river Medway and her creeks, sailing twenty six miles starting and finishing at Medway Yacht Club

Open to monohull dinghies and keel boats of 30 feet and under with a PY number less than 1315 for the full Marathon and 1386 for the Half Marathon

First Start 09.45 Registration closes at 09.30 on the day

Trophies

Medway Command Trophy First overall on corrected time
Medway Bell Trophy First Cadet/Student Sailor completing the full marathon
Pop Parsons Trophy First MYC Cadet completing the marathon
Sailability Trophy First boat sailed by a crew with a disability
Molly Leonard Trophy First MYC Female Helm
Roger Chapman Trophy First Squib
Other Trophies / Glassware As awarded
Half Marathon Cup First overall on corrected time competing in the half marathon

Marathon kindly sponsored by Old Dairy Brewery

Marathon kindly sponsored by Old Dairy Brewery

Breakfast and BBQ

Medway Yacht Club will be open from 08.30 for coffee and breakfast

There will be a post race BBQ

Entry Fees

Marathon
£10.00 in advance (before 14:00 5 September)
£15.00 on the day

Half Marathon
£10.00 MYC Cadets and Juniors
£5.00 in advance (before 14:00 5 September)

 

Start times
Class PY Number Start Time Class Signal
OneIncluding Half Marathon 1196 – 1385 09.45 ICF 1
TwoIncluding Half Marathon 1113 – 1195 10.00 ICF 2
Three 1112 10.15 Wayfarer Flag
Four 983– 1111 10.30 ICF 3
Five 982 and below 11.00 ICF 4

 

Please note the following amendments to the Sailing Instructions

(1)  SI 6.6 shall be deleted and substituted by the following:

“6.6 Half Marathon Course 25 Folly Point Beacon (P), Darnett (S), 16(S), OFB(P), 15(P), 20(S), 19(P), Darnett(P), 24(S), 23(S), 24(S), 29(S), Finish”

 (2) A new SI 6.7 shall be added as follows:

“6.7 Half Marathon Course 35.  Special Instructions on the day will be posted on the Notice Board at least 60 mins. before the start of the class concerned.

(3) SI 5 shall be amended by adding the following:

“Any Wayfarer dinghy being helmed by a MYC or WSC Cadet or Student and intending to compete in the Half Marathon shall start with Class 3 (Wayfarer Class).”

(4) SI 5 shall be amended by adding the following:

“Any dinghy with a PY Number of 983-1111 being helmed by a MYC or WSC Cadet or Student and intending to compete in the Half Marathon shall start with Class Four.”

MYC Sailing Committee 5 September 2015

 

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