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Gravesend SC YWDB Open 2024

July 6


July 7

Gravesend SC Dayboat Open and Regatta 2023 YWDB fleet on the tidal Thames

A two day event, where YWDBs and other dinghies compete for the GSC Regatta trophy.
In addition, YWDB’s compete for the YWDB Open trophy as usual.

Planned Format

  • Registration from: 10.00 hrs
  • First race start: 12.00 hrs
  • Entry fee £40 per boat
  • Entry fee includes: Saturday lunch & dinner, all tea, coffee, juice, biscuits
    & Sunday prize giving afternoon tea

Saturday 6th July
Breakfast from: 10.00 hrs
Briefing: 11.00 hrs
Start: 12.00 hrs
Dinner from: 17.00 hrs

Sunday 7th July
Breakfast from: 10.00 hrs
Briefing: 11.00 hrs
Start: 12.30 hrs
Prize giving tea: 16.00 hrs

Note: Timings subject to change. We crane launch, this can take a little time with multiple boats. However, we do keep our feet dry!


For those not racing:

  • Saturday lunch, tea, coffee & biscuits: £5
  • Saturday evening meal: £10
  • Sunday tea: £5

Please pre-book food.

Accommodation available via GSC members.


Event Organiser:

Harriet and John Davies-Mullan

Gravesend Sailing Club, Gordon Promenade East, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 2RN


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