PROGRAMME for the 2013 CLASSIC CHANNEL REGATTA

Friday – July 5th
  • 12.00 – 20.00 – Boats arrive and registration at Royal Dart Yacht Club
  • 19.00 – Briefing for Dartmouth Races at RDYC
  • 19.30 – Welcome drinks followed by crew suppers at RDYC (pre-book suppers)
Saturday – July 6th
  • 08.00 – 10.00 Late registration at RDYC
  • 10.30 – Parade of Sail
  • 12.00 – Racing in Start Bay off Dartmouth – first start
  • 20.00 – 24.00 – Evening supper party with music in the Old Market Square
  • 23.00 – 01.00 Late night water taxi service
Sunday – July 7th
  • 10.00 – Coastal Race to Torbay, first start
  • 18.30 – Evening prizegiving at Royal Dart Yacht Club
  • 20.00 – Crew suppers available in clubhouse (pre-book)
Monday – July 8th
  • 11.00 – Briefing for the Channel Race at RDYC
  • 15.30 – First start of Channel Race to Paimpol
Tuesday – July 9th
  • Channel Race finishes off Paimpol
  • 19.00 – 21.00 – Boats lock into Paimpol harbour
  • 19.00 – 22.00 – Welcome for crews at the maison des Plaisanciers above the Capitainerie
Wednesday – July 10th
  • Rest day in Paimpol
  • 12.00 – Informal meeting at L’Ecluse Restaurant to discuss setting up a Classic Boat Association followed at 13.00 by lunch to celebrate ‘laying its keel’
  • 14.00 – 18.00 Boats open to the public if they wish
  • 14.00 – 19.00 Registration of boats joining at Paimpol
  • 17.00 – Briefing for the Brehat and Paimpol-Guernsey races
  • 19.00 – Channel Race prizegiving
  • 20.30 – Supper and soiree at the Salle des Fetes
Thursday – July 11th
  • Round Ile de Brehat Race Day
  • 07.30 – 08.30 – Distribution of picnics at Maison de Plaisanciers
  • 08.30 – 09.30 Boats lock out10.30 Brehat race first start
  • 13.00 – 14.30 – Picnic lunch stop off Brehat
  • 14.30 – Race to Paimpol first start
  • 19.30 – Boats lock back into Paimpol & parade
  • 21.00 – 23.00 Concert on quayside
Friday – July 12th
  • 09.00 – 10.00 Boats lock out of Paimpol
  • 11.00 – Passage race to St Peter Port, first start
  • Boats arrive at St Peter Port in the evening, bar open at Guernsey Yacht Club
Saturday – July 13th
  • 08.30 – Sark Race briefing at Guernsey YC
  • 10.00 – Classic Round Sark Race, first start..
  • 18.30 – Evening prizegiving followed by fish & chips and music at Castle Cornet and party with singing by GU10 at Castle Cornet

Photos prises lors de la Classic Channel Regatta et reproduits avec l’aimable authorisation de Mike Wynne-Jones, Katrine Gillès de Pélichy et waterlinemedia.com