PowerBoatWest October Series 

5 Sundays of Windward-Leeward racing

For this years October series we are planning on 5 Sundays of racing on a tight windward leeward circuit.

 

  • Regatta format, 2 races per day

  • Windward Leeward Course

  • Echo, IRC, White sails

  • Windward mark at 1.0nm from Leeward

  • Start/Finish line halfway between windward and leeward marks

  • Each race will be some number of laps of the w/l course.

    • A -  Windward Mark

    • B – Leeward Mark

    • Course 1 :  Start - > A -> B -> A - > B->  Finish    :  4 Miles

    • Course 2 :  Start - > A -> B -> Finish  :  2 Miles – light wind

    • Course 3 :  Start - > A -> B -> A  -> Finish :  3 Miles – Downwind finish

  • 40 mins races.  50 Min cut off, 10 mins between

  • All marks to Port

  • Time of start TBD

  • Flat fee of 80€ for the series  or 20€ per race

  • Sponsored by PowerBoatWest

For any questions, email rccruisers@gbsc.ie

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