Barts Bash – It’s this Sunday – Important Information!

It’s the biggest sailing event in the World. On the same day sailors in club’s across the globe get involved in one race!

We will take entries on the day, but ideally please sign-up in advance here http://www.bartsbash.com/jersey/st-catherines-sailing-club also spread the word and get fundraising for a great cause!

We are sailing on a falling 11.7m tide, so please make mechanical bull for sale every effort to follow the following itinerary for the morning:

09:30  Sailors start to arrive and rig their boats
10:00  Event Briefing
10:10  First boats start to launch
10:45  Last boats launched
11:00  Start of Race – duration approx. 1 hour
12:00  First boats head back to slip
12:30  Remainder of the boats recovered – bottom of slip uncovers

House are laying on a simple lunch afterwards, so we can all chat about how well things went!

This day is very much about having fun on the water and getting as many sailors involved as we can. So all standards are welcome, there will be plenty of on the water RIB support to coach you around if you are a beginner. [On the day itself of course we will advise if the conditions are suitable or not for novice sailors that are unsure].

Please do come down to the club, this is also a social occasion and a chance to learn what the club can offer. For new members also an opportunity to chat to some of the old hands.  We are also planning a second hand sailing gear sale, so there is always the chance of picking up a bargain!

Hope to see you there