News at Whitstable Yacht Club
Whitstable Week 2014
Monday 28th July - Friday 1st August 2014
Series racing starts at 14.00 hours on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
- Committee boat starts.
- 2 races back-to-back each day.
- 8 races in the series, 6 to count.
- Prize-giving on Friday afternoon soon after the finish of the last race.
- Prizes for the top places in each eligible class, as well as special prizes for outstanding achievements.
Wednesday is rest day. There will be a one-off race from club line at 14.00 (this doesn't count towards the series), followed by the Cadet Cup race at 16.00 - all class handicap, helms to be 16 or under on the day of the race.
Registration takes place on the deck on Monday from 9.00 onwards, and from 12.00 each day on other days of the week.
Visitors to the Yacht Club are welcome, and we regularly host visiting sailors for the week, both from local Kent sailing clubs, and from as far afield as Yorkshire and Scotland. Whitstable offers some of the best sailing conditions in the south-east, with great fleet racing (especially the Tasars, Lasers and Cats), and the town is also a great holiday destination for shopping, restaurants, and pubs. There's plenty of space to park your boat, a great chandlery right next door, and you can find details of accommodation here
For further information e-mail or call the club office.
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