West Highland Yachting Week

1st August to 7th August 2015

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Sailing Instructions 2014

Scintilla of the Sea

The Notice of Race and Entry Form for 2014 can be downloaded from this site here in PDF format.

To download the Sailing Instructions, just click on the links below. This will open the PDF file, and you can then print it off. The text has been split into several files for ease of downloading. "Sailing Instructions" gives the basic rules applied to all races; the remaining files give the race details for each of the individual races.

Confirmation of Class Divisions – see below

Sailing Instructions

Oban to Craobh Feeder Race

Loch Melfort Race

Craobh to Oban Passage Race

Firth of Lorn Races

Oban to Tobermory Passage Race

Sound of Mull Races

Tobermory to Oban Passage Race

Addendum for Firth of Lorn Races and Sound of Mull Races


1. Changes to Classes

In accordance with NoR 13 and SI 7, some amendments have been made to classes as follows:

- Class 1 is amalgamated into Class 0

- Class 7 is amalgamated into Class 5

- Class 9 is amalgamated into Class 6

In accordance with SI 9, all start times will be amended to avoid gaps in the starting programme.

Final Class divisions as follows:

Class 0 - below 12.25 mins

Class 2 - Restricted Sail below 12.25 mins

Class 3 - 12.25 & over but below 15.25 mins

Class 4 - Restricted Sail 12.25 up to 13.75 mins

Class 5 - 15.25 & over but below 18.75 mins

Class 6 – Restricted Sail over 13.75 up to 28.0 mins

Class 8 – 18.75 to 28.0 mins

A fun-filled week on land and sea. Be sure to be there!

Enquiries to: The Secretary, Joint Regatta Committee, Dunfraoch, Connel, Oban, Argyll, PA37 1PF     Tel: 01631 710132   e-mail:
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