#1: regattas for 2010 (08/10)

Dear Sailors,

Welcome to another edition of RS100sailing.com news.

We are sending this email out with a special plea to advance your entries for the RS100 Eurocup Event in St Raphael and the RS100 UK National Championship in Parkstone, Poole Harbour.

These events are designed for all RS100 sailors- irrespective of how long you have had your boat or how well you think you are doing in it currently.  The best way to learn, is to learn from other sailors!

In order to make these events the best possible they can, the respective organising committees need to have a steer on the number of entries.  If you do intend to sign up for either event, then please do not leave this to the last minute.  Your earliest confirmation of attendance will ensure a great event both on and off the water.

RS100 European Grand Prix – Saturday, 25th to Monday 27th September 2010

Location: St Raphael, France

Main Website: http://rs100eurogp2010.eventbrite.com/

– reduced price accommodation via Brise de Mer (+33 494 95 31 69)

(simply state “RS100” when booking for a reduction from their rack rate to €108 per room per night)

– subsidised boat transportation- £250 arranged via International RS Class Secretary, Golly Tucker (gollytucker@googlemail.com)

– cheap flights

– premier sailing location, rated as one of France’s number 1 destinations for yachting regattas

Boats are expected to attend from all over Europe, this event will truly memorable as the first International regatta for the RS100 class.

Book Online Now!

RS100 Dakine UK National Championship – Saturday, 4th to Sunday, 5th September 2010

Location: Parkstone Yacht Club, Poole Harbour

Main Website: http://www.sailracer.co.uk/events/event-v2.asp?eventid=58102

– free training from Nick Peters on Friday, 3rd September 2010 for all pre-entries

– friendly, varied race formats to suit all abilities and skill levels

– great social activities welcoming family and friends

This event will be awesome fun for all.  Judging from the first set of results from Chichester Fed Week where 9 RS100s are competing currently, the free training from Nick will be worth its righting moment in gold.

Book Online Now!


If you cannot attend, then why not consider chartering your boat out for a bit of pocket money?  Simply respond to this mail indicating you are willing to charter and we will put you in touch with some sailors who are looking to charter boats for these events.


Looking to buy a boat before the UK Nationals or St Raphael

The classifieds section of RS100sailing.com was updated earlier this week- two bargains are currently available, one ‘up north’ in Scotland, the other down south in Oxford… grab one before someone else gets there first!

Classifieds: https://rs100sailing.wordpress.com/the-boat/rs100s-for-sale/

Thank you for reading this mail and we look forward seeing you in Parkstone or St Raphael shortly!

Yours truly,

RS100sailing.com Admin