Youth Regatta 13 July 2024

Youth Regatta 13 July 2024 LRSC Ltd SH, JR, JT, TP, JL


All our YMs who attend groups are/have been invited to join in.

Entries will be taken on the day in the clubhouse. RYA U18 Event form to be completed, and

Competitors must sign in on the sheet provided, as for club races.

Parent/group coach or organiser countersignature is required for all U18s as normal club racing procedure.

Team key role adults will be those who help run club youth groups only, DBS checked and recently familiar with our Safeguarding presentations.

Safeguarding officers on the day – Sally, Jo, Jane, Sarah on site.

Priority given to YMs in changing rooms, followed by adults wishing to shower/change.

We ask all Youth competitors to come in kit, and change back promptly after racing. This will avoid congestion in the changing rooms.

We would like a named First Aider to be on site throughout. Any volunteers?

Race Team

RO Jerry on PJ With Pauline plus Samantha K ‘PJ’

Safety/Course laying (plus advising competitors)

Jim Safety Lead + Elliot ‘Rescue 1’

Dave Law + Simon ‘LymeRib’

Tim + Oppie crew ‘Humber Rib’

Ray + Paul R ‘Oppie Rib’ (after launching)

Beach master Jane ‘Beach’

with Slipway helpers Ray, Paul R, Paul D, Oppie parents

Katherine, Mat H

Entries Janna Clubhouse

BBQ Jo and helpers

Photographer Dave Beer

Co-ordinator Sally (‘Sally Beach’)


9.00 Competitors and Team arrive from 9.00.

9.00 Team Briefing Jerry Clubhouse

Ribs launched + marks

Dinghies to Slipway and rigged before 10.15 Briefing (ref Jane )

9.30 Entries 9.30 – 10.30 clubhouse Janna

10.15 Briefing to Competitors Jerry Club compound

Classes, Courses, Starts

Tim/Sarah to Oppies

Dinghies released from Slipway by Beach master after Briefing

First warning signal 10.55

2/3 races back to back according to conditions and signals from PJ

BBQ start at 14.00

Awards 15.00 approx


2 Triangles, longer windward leg and reaches for faster dinghies, inner triangle windward and gybe marks but same leeward mark for Oppies.

PJ a little way up windward leg, pin end for start and gate each round. Detail at RO briefing. Oppies use small red marks, larger course – windward large orange mark, others, yellow pillars.

Course diagram on boards. (Tim to add to these notes).

Class flags – numerals, according to classes sailed. At Briefing.