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Hi All Members

There are several Club events going on at The Clubhouse, and we have been short of Tea Towels! If by any chance you have any could you please return them to the Clubhouse.

The Clubhouse is open every Sunday for the Autumn Series Cruiser racing from 1100. The Bar will be open from 1230 to 1500 for drinks and light snack. All club members welcome.

Arabian Night

Dinner with a Difference series is back! First on the list is Arabian Night. Enjoy a variety of Middle Eastern food, learn about the food culture and much more! Make sure to come hungry as there will be plenty of food to sample.

Cost is £17 for a 3-course sampler menu. Drinks will be available from 7 pm. Dinner starts at 7:30.

Click on the link for the Arabian Night menu.

JUNIORS!!!!

JUNIORS JUNIORS JUNIORS!!!! ⛵️⛵️⛵️

Calling all sailors in the following fleets;

Optimist (beginner level up to race)
Toppers
Cadets
Tera Sport
Feva

Burnham on Crouch are hosting this years huge event – the RYA JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS!!! 🏆🏆🏆🏆

This is a massive event likely to attract 200 boats to our town over the weekend of 27/28 September.

The three clubs are working together and will be hosting as follows;

RCYC – Fevas, cadets & Tera Sport
RBYC – Toppers & Optimist Race
BSC – Optimist onboard & coached regatta fleet

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Onboard…. (our younger groups take note!! ‼️)

The Fun OnBoard Fleet at the East Regional Junior Championships is aimed at new sailors who are still learning to sail and are keen to join in fun action packed activities of “Games with Aims”.

It is a great opportunity for sailors who are starting out on their journey. You will be able to meet members of the British Sailing Team and hopefully some of our Olympic Medal winners over the weekend.

There will be various fun games with an aim to improve your sailing skills

Dinghies may be available, Please contact Holly Dabson for availability
sdo.onboard@rya.org.uk

Book early as numbers may be limited and entry closes soon!

Registration is on Saturday 09:00 – 10:00am

All Competitor Briefing at 10.30am, with separate OnBoard Briefing afterwards.

Please be dressed ready for going on the water before the briefing)

Prize giving at approx. 4.00pm On Sunday

Remember to bring suitable clothes and footwear to go out on the water and spare clothes to change into afterwards and don’t forget a towel.

‼️‼️‼️ RIVER 1 & 2 ‼️‼️‼️‼️

For those sailors who can already sail round a triangle you might be interested in attending the Coached Regatta Racing on Saturday & Sunday. See separate online entry details.

Enter here!!!! https://www.rya.org.uk/racing-events/bys-regional-junior-champs-east-19/Pages/event-overview.aspx

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If thinking of entering, the closing date for entries is the 22nd September.

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This is a great opportunity for our juniors, of all levels and abilities, to take part in a fantastic event.

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Help Required

On 28th and 29th Sept( carnival weekend) Burnham is Hosting the East Coast RYA Junior Championships. The BSC is hosting the Coached Regatta and On boarding fleets and we will need lots of volunteers to help make the event flow smoothly. As we may have campers staying at the BSC It would be nice if we could have the club manned from 8am till 6pm on each day to serve refreshments and the usual Bacon rolls and Cakes. If anyone would like to help out please can you email RYAregatta@burnhamsc.co.uk We need car park marshals to help with parking, Galley Staff, PB2 drivers,Safety crew, people to help with launching and recovery of boats and offers of cakes etc, Don’t be Shy, the more people we get the less work we all have to do. Thanks Alan Hanna

AMENDMENT to SI’s for regatta

The Standard BSC SI’s have been amended as below for the Regatta on Sat 7th September 2019

SI 5 is amended to read 5.2 schedule of races. Race 1Warning signal 

  • dinghy handicap fast   1055                           
  •  Dinghy handicap slow 1100*                             
  • Optimist                         1105


* PLEASE NOTE this will only be used if PRO splits the fleet which as per NOR will be announced at briefing

Races 2 and 3 as soon as practicable after race 1 and 2 respectively.

Bsc reGatta

Please don’t forget to enter for tomorrows regatta – even if you’re just coming along with your Motor boat, SUP or Kayak. It really helps us know what numbers to expect!

If you’re a non sailor and want to go on the treasure hunt, make sure you come along to registration at 10am to put your name down.

Judging for pirates and mermaid fancy dress will take place at 10.30am in the marquee (not just for kids!) 🧜‍♀️🧜🏻‍♂️🏴‍☠️

Club open from 9.30am for bacon rolls 🐷

Also – please don’t forget your entry ‘fee’ of cake (to be sold in the clubhouse) or sweets / chocolate to be used for prizes!! ⛵️⭐️

Enter here http://burnhamsc.co.uk/bsc-regatta-entry-2019/