Provisional Offshore Programme for 2017

22nd April ISORA Race 2 Pwllheli Castle Race - Coastal

13th May ISORA Race 3 Holyhead to Dun Laoghaire - Offshore

20th May to 22nd May Cruise to Porthdynllaen HW 08:05

27th May to 29th May Cruise to Ireland HW 12:10

27th May ISORA Race 4 Dun Laoghaire to (Probably) Arklow - Offshore

3rd June ISORA Race 5 HYC to Lambay and Liffey festival Coastal

10th Jun HW 11:49 10:00 start to East Mouse and back Race

14th June ISORA Race 6 Dun Laoghaire to Dingle - Offshore

17th June Peaks Yacht Race

30th June ISORA Race 7 Lyver Race Holyhead to Dun Laoghaire - Offshore

25th Jun HW 12:00 10:00 start to East Mouse and back Race

15th Jul LW 09:06 09:00 start to Menai Bridge (clockwise) Race

16th Jul MB slack 14:50 1200 start to Holyhead (same way back) Race

5th August Round Anglesey Race - (Menai Strait Regatta 27th July to 4th August)

5th August ISORA Race ? Dun Laoghaire to Pwllheli - Offshore

11th - 13th August IRC Welsh Championships

18th August - ISORA Race W2 Pwllheli Coastal Night Race

19th Aug HW 09:06 09:00 start to Llandwyn and back

25th (Friday) to 28th Aug Bank Holiday weekend Cruise. LW on 25th 07:25

26th August ISORA Race W3 Pwllheli Day Race Coastal

09th Sep HW 13:06 12:30 s tart to LLandwyn and back

09th Sept ISORA Race ? Pwllheli to Dun Laoghaire - Offshore

 Race 2 27th November 2016

The second and final race in the November series promised to be a good sail with a keener wind than forecast, high pressure in control, clearing skies and a touch on the cold side. With a NE F4-5 the course elected was Bolivar to port, Penrhos to port and finish. The fun started before the race start sequence with Lily attempting to leave the marina without any steering! The two other boats offered assistance but Lily's crew managed to get her back onto the marina with skilfull use of the engine and the wind. As Lily was unable to race it was a two boat affair with a tight finish on corrected time. Congratuations to Nigel on yet another series win.

The Series Result: 

  1. Just Jay
  2. Just Enough
  3. Lily


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Race 5 Sunday 30th October

2016 10 30 13.45.29

With light winds forecast from the SE a decision was made to run Course 7 with a posibility of shortening from Bolivar back round Clipera to the finish. Incantation in her last race this year was one of the four yachts entered. From the start Incantation got a good line on the IDM and was ahead with the two J's running closer towards the wall and Lily, cutting across from the marina, just astern and to windward of Incantation.

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