PORT OWEN RIVER RACE 2020

25th & 26th January 2020

Come join in the fun of sailing this special event on the Western Cape sailing calendar!

Beat, run, reach all on the same leg as the river meanders through the Berg River estuary. Sail in tides running up to 4 knots and sail past flamingos and pelicans. For some completely different sailing, come sail the Port Owen River Race!!

                                                              Three Races:
               One out into St. Helena Bay on Saturday.  (This race will not start before 11h00
                        Two in the river one Sunday (1st race will not start before 09h00)
                                          (All racing is weather and tide permitting)


                                                            Skippers Briefing:
                              Will be held at 10h00 at the race venue in Rooibaai 


                                                              Race Format:
                      Overall winner (1st, 2nd, 3rd) is on an all-comers handicap basis.
                                    5 boats or more - class prizes (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
 
 
              PLUS the grand prize is the interclub team winners. Min of three boats per club 

Meals:   BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: PLEASE LET US KNOW OF DIETARY REQUIREMENTS:

Friday Night Supper (incl dessert) at the POYC at R75-00 per head, R40-00 under 12, toddlers free

Saturday night join us for a meal R75-00 per head (includes dessert), R40-00 under 12, toddlers free. Snoek braai, curry, salads, rolls, baked chocolate pudding and ice cream.

Breakfast (Full cholesterol) – Saturday & Sunday at R 45-00 per person. (Please pay each morning)

Hot dogs on sale at Rooibaai on Saturday at R15:00 each

Boerewors rolls on sale at the yacht club on Sunday after the racing at R20:00 each

Accommodation: Free camping on club premises, Lots of B&B’s and self-catering places available.

Website: www.tourismvelddrif.co.za Email: velddriftoerisme@telkomsa.net Phone: 022 783 1821

Entry Form available from POYC – R140-00 single-handed and R200-00 double-handed.

For more info contact Derek Robinson on 0832745798 or derek@robtek.co.za