RBYC Cadets Clare Cup

This year, racing foAllen Bros logor the Clare Cup takes place on Sunday 14th May and Sunday 25th June 2017, and we are delighted to announce that Allen Bros have kindly agreed to sponsor our prizes again.

All classes are welcome. The series is aimed at sailors 18 years or under,however  once again we are delighted to encourage adults sailing with small crews (by prior arrangement). Classes will be decided on number of entries, and we may use the lap time calculation as we have done in previous events to help facilitate the varying speeds of boats.

Register and briefing from 09:30hrs each Sunday; first start: 1030hrs; three races scheduled for each Sunday with the intention that they are sailed back-to-back.


RBYC Clare Series 2017 Optimist provisional after six races


RBYC Clare Series 2017 Optimist

RBYC Clare Cup 2017

Photo Tammy Fisher

Link to Notice of Race here:

Clare Cup Notice of Race

Link to Sailing Instructions here:

Sailing Instructions Clare Series 2017.docx

Entry form below. Please use this on-line version:

RBYC Clare Cup 2017

  • Racing for the Clare Series: Sunday 14th May 2017 and Sunday 25th June 2017

  • It is the responsibility of the parent/guardian signing the declaration to make known any disability/medical condition that may affect your child during the activity, and any medication that they may require. This information will be shared with those responsible for supervising the activity.
  • Races will be governed by the Racing Rules of Sailing 2017-20, the rules of each class and the Sailing Instructions (available at registration). Any changes to the SIs will either be posted on the Official Notice Board at least 1 hour before racing begins, or by communication (which may be oral) to competitors before the Warning Signal.

    I hereby certify that the boat entered on this form carries third party insurance cover, with a sum insured of at least £2,000,000, and a current measurement certificate (if appropriate) including buoyancy test, and complies with class rules.
    I acknowledge that the organising authority (RBYC) is only able to provide reasonable safety facilities during sailing. In the event of adverse weather conditions, parents or guardians alone must decide whether the child entrant can cope on the water and has adequate safety equipment. I acknowledge that I have sole responsibility for my children/wards during the week and must appreciate that the RBYC cannot be expected to exercise supervision or control. The organising authority accepts no responsibility for any damage suffered by persons or property on or off the water. In an emergency situation I authorise the organisers to take my child to hospital and give my full permission for any treatment required to be carried out in accordance with the hospital’s diagnosis. I understand that I shall be notified, as soon as possible, of the hospital visit and any treatment given by the hospital. Consent for use of images: I grant to the organisers without payment the right in perpetuity to make, use and show any motion pictures, still pictures and live, taped or filmed television of or relating to the event. I agree to notify the organisation of any relevant changes in my child’s circumstances. I confirm that my child is not under a court order.
    I agree to be bound by the Racing Rules of Sailing 2017-2020 and all other rules that govern this racing.

    The Entry Fee is £5 per sailor, per day. Payment can be made on the day. If you wish to pay in advance, please contact the RBYC Office on 01621 782044 or info@rbyc.org.uk