This year Hythe Sailing Club (Southampton) are running a Multi-Club Race / Rally along the coast from Southampton Water to Plymouth to be part of the Plymouth Regatta and celebrations there commemorating the Mayflower 400th Anniversary. We shall also be organising passage races (optional for those interested in racing) between destinations along the coast, thus providing a great opportunity for both competition and meeting up / socialising afterwards.
The date for leaving Hythe Sailing Club is Monday 6th July with rendezvous points where others can join the flotilla at the destinations listed below:
Monday 6th July – HSC to Totland Bay (IOW) – 1400
Tuesday 7th July – Totland Bay to Portland – 1000
Wednesday 8th or 9th July – Portland to Dartmouth/Brixham – 0630
Thursday 9th or 10th July – Dartmouth to Plymouth (Dress boat competition for entry into Plymouth) – 1000
Saturday 11th and 12th July – Plymouth Regatta/Mayflower 400th Anniversary Event
Return programmed in after this date from Monday 13th July
Monday 6th July – HSC to Braye Harbour (Alderney) – 1200
Wednesday 8th July – Braye Harbour to Dartmouth/Plymouth – 0800
Friday 10th July – Dartmouth to Plymouth – 1000
This event is supporting Children in Need with £30 per boat entry that will include a Commemorative Burgee/Pennant for each boat sponsored by Hythe Sailing Club.