Solent Shakedown

Event Date: 16 Apr 2018 - 2 days
Venue: Central / Western Solent & possibly Christchurch Bay United Kingdom

The 2018 SORC season commences with a two race weekend for Inshore Series races 1 & 2

COWES - YARMOUTH - CENTRAL SOLENT - Saturday 14th & Sunday 15th April

Shake off your winter woollies, get scrubbing, and come and join in the fun.

Where:  Saturdays race will start off Cowes at 1000 hrs, and will finish in the Western Solent with the fleet berthing over night in Yarmouth. Sundays race will start in the Western Solent and finish back in the Central Solent. Race lengths of 4 to 6 hours will be planned, with enough wiggles to shake off those Winter Blues.

Friday night social:  For those arriving in Cowes on the Friday we will meet for drinks and dinner, for those who want it, in the Anchor Pub on the High Street.

Saturday night social:  Dinner is booked at Salty's Restaurant in Yarmouth for 9pm. A bit late so make yourself a pre-dinner sarnie and we will meet up for pre-race drinks at a venue to be deignated during the pontoon bottle prize giving after the race in the harbour.

Berthing: We have pre-booked space for the Friday evening in Cowes at Shepherds Wharf Marina, and for the Saturday evening in Yarmouth. In both venues make yoru self known as the SORC rally for berthing instructions.

Skippers to pay their own berthing and dinner expenses.


Get a 30% Discount if you block book the whole 8 race Inshore Series


Sailing Instructions (Please read in conjunction with the Notice of Race)


Current Entries

The follow people have entered this race to date.

Entrant Boat IRC
Stephen Scholefield Mustigo II 1.098
Chris Rustom Ding Dong 1.073
Rob Craigie Bellino 1.042
Ian Hoddle GameOn 1.039
Edward Sneddon Rackham le Rouge 1.008
Noel Cockle Monocle 1.006
Nigel Colley Fastrak XI 1.004
David Cowell Jester 1.002
Jeremy Freeman Juliette 1.001
Richard Clark Fury 0.997
Kass Schmitt Zest 0.996
Simon Mitchell Roxanne 0.995
Tony White Mzungu 0.990
Norman Armstrong Matakana Blue 0.976
Gary Heward Amylou 0.973
Christoph Friedrich Felix 0.971
James Porter Moonshadow 0.960
Kirsteen Donaldson Pyxis 0.956
Christopher Ling Pocket Battleship 0.910
Frederic WANIART MAEVA 0.892
George Isted Concerto 0.860
Paul Reymond Oi oi 0.859
Alice Butcher Panache 0.859
John Skipper Magewind 0
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