2018 Medway Regatta ~ Thursday 19 to Sunday 22 July

MYC Flag WavyOne of the South East’s Premier Regattas with racing under IRC and NHC from expert to novice, family activities afloat and fantastic shore side fun – all welcome

Medway Yacht Club is delighted to invite competitors to attend and participate in the 2018 MYC Keel Boat Regatta – an event for all who enjoy sailing

Thursday 19 to Sunday 22 July

Highlights

  • Practice race
  • Three days of competitive racing for cruisers and one design classes
  • Racing under IRC and NHC handicap systems – opportunities for both the serious and occasional racers
  • Varied format of racing including estuary races and windward / leeward courses for one design classes
  • Fantastic shore side fun and entertainment
  • Excellent facilities
  • Outstanding value
  • Free moorings for visiting competitors (subject to availability)
  • Free camping

Classes

  • Class 1 – Keel boats with a NHC handicap of 0.889 and above
    • Duel scored under IRC and NHC
    • Trophies awarded overall, IRC only and NHC only
  • Class 2 – Keel boats with a NHC handicap of 0.888 and below
    • Duel scored under IRC and NHC
    • Trophies awarded overall, IRC only and NHC only
  • Class 3 – Keel boats with helms who don’t race regularly
    • Scored under NHC
    • Trophies overall
    • This class is for those who do not race on a regular basis
  • International Dragon one design
    • Two long estuary races / a day of windward leeward races (max 4 races) and a short in river race
  • Sonata one design
    • Two long estuary races / a day of windward leeward races (max 4 races) and a short in river race
  • Squib one design
    • One in river race per day

Please note that class splits are provisional and the format of racing may change

 

 

Shore Side

  • Thursday – after race Curry Supper
  • Friday Regatta Dinner – drinks on the veranda at 19:30 Dinner at 20:00 – smart casual ~ yachting apparel ~ club tie
  • Saturday Regatta Party – dancing to live music – casual
  • Sunday – Regatta tea and prize giving
  • Breakfast available every day

 

Race Documents

With grateful thanks to our sponsors

 

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