LAST CALL TO REGISTER - WE NEED TO KNOW NUMBERS BY WEDNESDAY 13th FEB ....
We have a great line up of speakers on a variety of subjects. A special day indeed, and a chance to applaud our 2018 season winners and achievers.
Speakers (order of service TBA):
Mike is an International Judge and member of the RYA Racing Rules & Appeals committee. Solo racers and colregs, using engines (alex Thompson needs to come to this), virtual waypoints - plenty of topics of interest to solo racers.
Young British sailor Jack Trigger crossed the finish line of the 3,542 nautical mile Route du Rhum-Destination Guadeloupe solo transatlantic race to take eighth place in the highly competitive 54 strong Class40 division, and in his first ever solo ocean race.
Rick Tomlinson is a World reknown marine photographer specializing in yacht racing. Based in Cowes Rick travels the world on assignments for the the top magazines and events. We all love taking onboard video and photos of our solo adventures and Rick has a bunch of tips to make the process easier with better results.
Dick is a well known Dutch yacht designer and he is also the Shore Manager for Mike Slats who is competing in the Golden Globe Race solo around the World. Dick can give us some insights into this gruelling race and some of the controversy surrounding it.
14.00 Doors open for a welcome coffee
14.40 Mike Short
15.30 Dick Koopmans
16.20 Convenience break
16.30 Jack Trigger
17.20 Rick Tomlinson
18.10 Open Floor - Questions & Answers
18.30 2018 Prize Giving & Awards Ceremony
19.30 Dinner is served
IF YOU ARE NOT REGISTERED IN OUR ONLINE SYSTEM OR DO NOT USE PAYPAL, YOU CAN STILL ATTEND WITHOUT HAVING TO REGISTER A BOAT BY EMAILING YOUR ATTENDANCE REQUEST TO:
ROYAL LYMINGTON YACHT CLUB
19 Bath Road