Race Information for Sat 22nd June – Baysup Battle of the Bay 2019

Here is everything you need to know about Saturday’s race…

Race Director – Nick Watt 07985586275

Safety Officer – Harvey Branksome SLSC 07960948966

LOCATION:

On the beach in front of the Sandbanks Hotel 15 Banks Rd, Poole BH13 7PS

SCHEDULE:

0830 – 0930 Registration for Distance Race & Tech
(If you are only racing Tech and not Distance then you do not need to register at 0830, you can register at 1300)
0930 Course & Safety Briefing – Distance Race
1000 Distance Race 1 Start: 14′ category
1115 Distance Race 2 Start: 12’6, Prone & NISCO
1200 Registration for Junior Races
1215 Junior Safety & Course Briefing
1230 Junior Races
1300 – 1330 Registration for Tech Race
1345 Course & Safety Briefing – Tech Race
1430 Tech Race 1 Start: 14′
1530 Tech Race 2 Start: 12’6, NISCO, Prone
1700 Prize Giving at The Watersports Academy
1730 onwards BBQ

EVENT SITE:

EVENT SITE

 

DISTANCE COURSE:

Approx 10kms: current weather conditions giving light easterly wind. Course is subject to change

distance

TECH COURSE:

Approx 5/6 km: current weather conditions giving light SE wind. Course subject to change

tech course 22nd june

 

STARTING SEQUENCE:

DISTANCE RACE 1 MEN 14′ Start
<3min Delay>
LADIES 14′ Start
DISTANCE RACE 2No gender split starting sequence Prone Start
<1 min Delay>
12’6 Start
<1 min Delay>
NISCO Start
TECH RACE 1 MEN 14′ Start
<3min Delay>
LADIES 14′ Start
TECH RACE 2No gender split starting sequence Prone Start
<1 min Delay>
12’6 Start
<1 min Delay>
NISCO Start

STARTING PROCEDURE:

3 WHISTLE BLOWS = 1 MINUTE TO RACE START
2 WHISTLE BLOWS = 20 SECONDS TO RACE START
1 WHISTLE BLOW = RACE START

BROWNSEA ISLAND TOUR:

Register at The Watersports Academy at 1pm