The Club has the use of 13.5m (44ft) of pontoon space at Whitegates, just south of the Chain Ferry, where other Yacht Clubs have members’ berthing. These mid-stream pontoons are conveniently located between the Chain Ferry and Medina Wharf and only five minutes from the entrance to Cowes Harbour.
The International Etchells Fleet are once again returning to the Club for their South Coast Championship which is part of their World Qualifier Series for the World Championship later in the year which will also be based in Cowes. The format of racing will be three days of windward/leeward courses with three races each day. There will be a competitor's briefing at Shepards Wharf Marina at 0900 on the Saturday with the first warning signal at 1055 followed by 1025 on the following days.
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The Cervantes Trophy Race is traditionally the first English Channel Race of the Royal Ocean Racing Club's Season's Points Championship and this year's race from Cowes to Le Havre has attracted a variety of yachts from Belgium, Britain, France, Germany and the Netherlands. The majority of the teams are passionate Corinthians, but make no mistake, the RORC Season's Points Championship is arguably the toughest offshore series of races in the world. Read the full article here
Once again there will be six classes which will bring us an outstanding spectacle as well as some incredibly close racing. Since its the Vice Admiral's Cup has gone from strength to strength with its simple close racing format and fun social programme. This year there will be a maximum of six classes taking part in the event, among them will be the Quarter Tonners who have been involved with the regatta since it started.
If you find yourself with nowhere to eat this Sunday, then come and enjoy a Roast on a Board at the Cowes Clubhouse. There is now a sumptuous choice for your Sunday Roast on a Board. All joints are complemented with their owns traditional accompaniment, to complete a truly delightful lunch for you and your guests.