Staunton & Melbourne

Staunton & Melbourne Cup – Sunday 12th May – Plus 2023 Prize Giving

Coming up our annual Staunton & Melbourne members only Cup racing – Sunday 12th May.

These two cups give Staunton sailors of all abilities a great day of  competitive and fun racing. For novices there’s the chance to win the Melbourne Cup. Whilst, for seasoned racers, the Staunton Cup is up for grabs. The event comprises a full day of racing with three races over the day – one in the morning and two in the afternoon. Plus after the racing – at 4:00 p.m. we’ll be awarding all our 2021 club cups and series winners.

Which Cup to race in?

The Staunton fleet will include helms who have finished 1st/2nd in a club series/events in the last 3 years. Whilst the Melbourne fleet includes all other helms. If you are unsure as to which fleet you should race in please ask the OOD on the day.

Format

There will be three races with the first starting on, or soon after 11:30 a.m. For speedy sign on click here.

Cruising/ SUP and Windsurfers

As always members looking to cruise, SUP or windsurf are also welcome.

Annual Prize Giving – with free snacks and nibbles at 4:00 p.m.

Join us after the racing at 4:00 p.m. when we’ll be awarding all our series prizes and cups for 2023. Enjoy reminiscing over 2023 results, high spots and memorable sailing moments, there’ll be free snacks and nibbles and of course the bar will be open. Look forward to seeing you there! And don’t forget to bring along your supporters to celebrate your sailing success with us!

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