UK Wayfarer Class Eastern Championships 2017 and national circuit and travellers series event 22 – 23 July 2017

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Medway Yacht Club (MYC) as the organising authority on behalf of the UK Wayfarer Association invites Wayfarers to a two day open event regatta for the UKWA Eastern Championship to be held on the River Medway on the 22 and 23 July 2017

  • Two days of competitive racing with a maximum six races
  • A maximum of four races per day may be sailed
  • Excellent shore side facilities
  • Fantastic fun and entertainment


IMG_0906-001Friday 21st July

  • 18:00 – 20:00 registration and race briefing  MYC library
  • Casual supper 19.00hrs pay on the night
  • Competitors are welcome to arrive on Friday, camp on the MYC campsite adjacent to the MYC clubhouse and prepare their boats.

Saturday 22nd July

  • 08:30 – 10:00 registration MYC library
  • 10:00 – race briefing MYC library
  • The First warning signal for racing will not be before 11:55
  • Championship Dinner (dress code –Smart Casual) 19.00hrs at £20.00 per person.  As per entry form.

Sunday 23rd July

  • 08:30 – 09:30 registration MYC library
  • 09:30 – race briefing MYC library
  • IMG_0896-001The first warning signal for racing will not be before 10:55
  • No warning signal will be made after 15:00 hrs
  • Prize giving


The following prizes will be awarded by the UKWA

  • Fryer Cup – awarded to the first placed boat overall
  • Peter Strauss Memorial Cup – awarded to the winner of the first completed race
  • IMG_0897Aldeburgh YC Trophy – awarded to the winner of the second completed race
  • Stone SC Trophy – awarded to the winner of the third completed race
  • Dabchicks SC Trophy – awarded to the winner of the fourth completed race
  • N&G Trophy – awarded to the first placed lady helm overall
  • Fairway Trophy – awarded to the best placed MYC boat overall
  • Memento prizes will be awarded



IMG_0851Medway Yacht Club Wayfarer Class Captain – Stewart Coltart

email or phone 07990 516 785

MYC Office email or phone 01634 718 399

With thanks to our sponsors

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