BUCS Fleet Racing Championships 2017

Dates: Saturday 4th – Sunday 5th November 2016
Venue: Draycote Water Sailing Club (DWSC)
Address: Kites Hardwick, Nr Rugby, Warwickshire, CV23 8AB

The 2017 Fleet Championships is organised on behalf of BUCS by BUSA. It will be hosted by the University of Warwick Sailing Club.

All Race Documentation, Notices and other information, including Pre-Event Information and Entry Information (to be made via BUCScore) are posted here, as will be the SIs and any amendments to the NoR or other official documents and information.

New posts will be noted toward the top of this page. All official documentation is listed and accessible at the bottom of the page.

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BUCS Fleet Racing Championships 2017-18 Provisional Pre-Event Information

*Please also read the Notice of Race, available as a download here and on the BUCS website, for further important information*

Registration will take place on Friday 3 November 2017 between 1500hrs and 1700hrs and on Saturday 4 November 2017 between 0800hrs and 0930hrs. All competitors must attend and produce their university registration/matriculation cards to prove their student status. NUS cards WILL NOT be accepted as proof of eligibility to compete.

Confidential Medical Form 2017-18: ALL sailors planning to enter BUCS/BUSA Sailing Championships this year need to complete the Confidential Medical Form 2017-18 . This is a requirement for registration at all BUCS/BUSA Sailing Championships. It is recommended that potential competitors should complete this at an early stage..

Disability access Sailors should contact BUSA after their entry has been submitted, so we can ensure that we and the Club have adequate support in place.

Sailing Instructions will be posted online here and on the Official Notice Board prior to the event. Team captains will also receive a copy at registration.

Accommodation and social information has been circulated to club captains and posted on the event Facebook event page.

Check, Clean, Dry: A disclaimer must be signed before launching for each visiting boat to state that the Check, Clean, Dry programme has been observed prior to arriving at Draycote Water and will be observed afterwards.

Don’t forget: Sailing Kit (A wetsuit or drysuit is required) and your buoyancy aid.

If you have any questions, please get in touch via your Athletic Union.
Jess Beecher, BUSA Secretary
Peter Fozard, BUCS Event Coordinator

Full Information about how to enter via BUCScore (inc. stages and closing dates), how BUCSPoints will be allocated (see also BUCS Rules and Regulations Appendix I), essential pre-registering on BUCScore of Reserves (covering all events in the year), Confidential Medical Information (via on-line survey), Affiliation, Insurance, Disability access etc. is available in Entry Information - essential reading.

Related downloads are on the BUCS website , as well as below.


Race Documentation and Notices:

BUCS website:

Class Rules:

Check, Clean, Dry: