** 2018 Nationals Venue – your views please **
It would be great to have a really good turnout for next year’s event (and this year’s), but of course this means that any potential venue will need to be able to cope with us all!
Please do let Tim know your thoughts asap.
A quick snippet from the AGM:-
Reminder – 2017 Subscriptions are due 1st April
Renewals can be made immediately made via the shop on our website here: http://wayfarer.org.uk/product/rejoin-or-renew-membership/
Or you can set up a bankers order. To do so please complete and return this form to your BANK so that they may set it up for you:
If you choose to make an electronic transfer, please ensure the payment is in your own name with your boat number clearly as reference.
Alternatively you can sent a cheque, payable to UKWA, posted to:
The Secretary, UKWA, PO Box 10687, Colchester CO5 8XJ
Minutes from 2017 AGM
Queen Victoria Rally 20th May
Dear Wayfarer Sailors
We are looking forward to running the Queen Victoria Rally to Osborne bay. Please find attached the INFO document, containing all the rally instructions and the booking form.
To reserve your place, please complete the booking form and return to me soonest.
Looking forward to seeing you all on the water.
Wayfarers will be racing at West Oxfordshire Sailing Club 22nd and 23rd April 2017
Datchet Water Sailing Club Fleet Championships Invitation Link to Sailing Instructions
NoR for the Western Area Championships 22 – 23 April 2017:NCS #1
The NOR can be found here: NCS1 -Wanderer and Wayfarer Joint Race Meet
An invitation to race from Datchet Wayfarers: 12 March and 18 June 2017
Datchet Water Sailing Club Wayfarers would be delighted for any UKWA members to join us for our fleet championships: 8 races, 4 races a day on Sundays 12th March and 18th June 2017.
It is anticipated that 2 races will be sailed AM back to back and 2 races back to back PM after lunch. Briefing will be at 9.45 on both days. ...read more
If 8 races are sailed then a generous 4 discards will apply.
Entry fee for each day will be a standard day sailing fee.
Prizes will be available for visiting boats depending on numbers. The tide is now in so very easy launching from the beach, pontoons or slipways to 475 acres of unrestricted water. A great opportunity to test the water before the CraftInsure Southern Area Championships in September.
Notification of race available here- http://www.dwsc.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/FleetChamps17NoR.pdf
Sailing Instructions will be made available at the club website www.dwsc.org.uk in due course.
For further details contact Tony Cooper 07707028033
Wayfarers on Y&Y.com
* Race Diary Amendments *
The provisional dates published for the Scottish Championships at Loch Lomond SC have also been amended, and are in fact 2nd – 3rd September 2017. (These are now confirmed dates).
Once again apologies for any confusion caused.
2017 Racing Calendar
(N.B. – This has been amended to reflect the corrected dates for the Irish Nationals, Dun Laoghaire – 7th – 9th July and for the Scottish Championships, Loch Lomond SC, 2nd – 3rd September).