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HW 13:24:00 HT 4.8
THE ANCIENT MARINERS RACE
A one-off race with a single 1400 start and a target race time of 90 minutes.
Separate White Sail prizes if three or more White Sail boats compete
To enter race, Please complete the on line entry form including the DOB of everyone on board
All helms must be aged at least 60 years old
Each person on board each boat must be aged at least 50
The importing of elderly guest helms and crew is encouraged and permissible!!
The race will be sailed on Mersea Local Handicaps, but with numbers adjusted according to the average age of the people on board
- A boat with the crew's average age of 60 will sail off its LH number;
- 5 points will be deducted from the LH number for each year of average age below 60,
- 5 points added to the LH number for each year of average age above 60.
Therefore, the older your crew, the better the handicap you get!!!
Additional 20 points for boats opting to go White Sail
A supper to be organised for Saturday evening
This event currently has no tickets available.
12 June 2021↑HW 01:03 4.9m
↓LW 07:14 0.8m
↑HW 13:24 4.8m
↓LW 19:42 0.7m
Tide data for West Mersea
Last updated 10:08am on 4 January 2021