Tower Dash

Aeration Tower

This event, introduced last year year, will run until December.  It takes the form of a timed sail from the Club, around the Tower, and back to the Club.  Details are set out in the Tower Dash Sailing Instructions. We’re starting this year’s event on Wednesday, April 4th (from 4 p.m. onwards) and there will be special prizes for the fastest boats on the opening day.

This year there is a change to the start and finish. The start and finish line is between Flagpole 2 on the Club foreshore and Club buoy. It is approximately 1.6km from the Start/Finish line to the Tower.

Prizes will be given as follows:

For Wed 4 April (to be presented that evening), for:

  • The fastest sailboard on elapsed time
  • The fastest boat on elapsed time
  • The fastest boat on corrected time

Over the whole season (to be presented at the Christmas Lunch on Sun 16 Dec) prizes will be awarded in the following categories:

  • The fastest sailboard on elapsed time
  • The fastest boat on elapsed time
  • The fastest multihull on corrected time
  • The fastest monohull on corrected time
  • The slowest sailboard or boat, on elapsed time

The timed sail may take place at any time, between 16:00 on Wednesday 4 April and 12 noon on Sunday 16 December 2018.