BUCS Fleet Racing Championships 2018

The 2018 Fleet Championships will be held on Saturday 10 – Sunday 11 November 2018 at Draycote Water Sailing Club and hosted by the University of Warwick Sailing Club. It is organised on behalf of BUCS by BUSA.

Draycote Water Sailing Club (DWSC), Kites Hardwick, Nr Rugby, Warwickshire, CV23 8AB

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

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

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NEWS

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RECENT POSTS

  • Provisional Reslts
  • Entry List, with key data for Registration, as at 15:00 06-11-18. There remain several queries - notably from Edinburgh, Imperial, Oxford, Sheffield and Southampton. Plerase contact BUSAed@gmail.com with the outstanding information asap.
  • Pre-Event Information
  • Sailing Instructions
  • PROVISIONAL Entry Lists as at 26-10-18
    . NB This is provisional until confirmed by the Organising Authority (OA). There are slightly more boats entered than provided for in the NoR, but these may be accommodated. Confirmation of acceptance of entries and allocation to Fleets should be posted in the week commencing 29-10-18. Meanwhile, any correctons should be sent here. When sail numbers are confirmed, these should be reported to the OA. It is NOT intended to open Stage 2 entries.
  • Warwick USC created Event Facebook page - for social and accommodation information. Accommodation requests should be made here.
  • For charter boats (Lasers & possible Fireflies), contact General Manager at Draycote Water SC
  • Notice of Race
  • Entry Information

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PRE-EVENT INFORMATION

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

DATES

Saturday 10 – Sunday 11 November 2018

VENUE

Draycote Water Sailing Club, hosted by Warwick University Sailing Club

ADDRESS

Draycote Water Sailing Club (DWSC),
Kites Hardwick, Nr Rugby,
Warwickshire,
CV23 8AB

REGISTRATION
Registration will take place on Friday 9 November 2018 between 1500hrs and 1700hrs and on Saturday 10 November 2018 between 0800hrs and 0915hrs. 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.

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

ACCOMMODATION & SOCIAL INFO

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

Boat Drop-Off

Please watch this video for essential information on boat drop offs.Boat drop off will be open at Draycote water SC between 11:00 and 20:00 on Friday and from 08:30 on Saturday morning. Competitors arriving after 20:00 may leave boats in the lower cark park overnight. The lower gate will be open until 21:00 to allow access to the lower car park. Competitors arriving after 21:00 are to call Ben to make arrangements.

When registering, please do not leave cars in the dinghy park – there is a car park 5 minutes walk away from the club house.

The full list of visitor instructions can be found here.

ALL boat owners will need to complete this form and bring it with them. Check Clean Dry Declaration

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

QUESTIONS

All questions should be communicated by an institution’s athletic union or students’ union staff member to:

Cleo Lyn
BUCS Event Administrator

Gavin Maguire
RYA Keelboat Development Team

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LINKS and ATTACHMENTS:

Race Documentation and Notices:

BUCS website:

Class Rules:

Check, Clean, Dry:

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