Friday Sunset Dinghy Racing

Club dinghies are available for hire to members for Friday racing. All members hiring dinghies must be on the approved helms list prior to booking (approved helms list information: https://www.rhkyc.org.hk/ApprovedHelmList.aspx  )

Dinghy hire for racing will be from 1630hrs to 1800hrs and charged at 50% of normal hire rates.

To hire a club dinghy for Friday racing, please email luke.vanderkamp@rhkyc.org.hk 

There are limited dinghies available for hire so it would be advisable to book well in advance.
 

 

 

CASUAL FRIDAY DINGHY RACING

IF YOU ARE HIRING A DINGHY TO RACE, PLEASE CONFIRM THE DINGHY HIRE BEFORE ENTERING.

Scheduled Race dates:

October 22
October 29
November 5
November 12

Further race dates may be added if there is sufficient interest.

ENTRY LINK: Click here to enter

SAILING INSTRUCTIONS AND COURSES: click here
 

Entry closes at 1615hrs on Friday for each race date. 

Race format will be one passage race (course TBC each day depending on wind conditions) starting and finishing in front of the RHKYC Middle Island hardstanding. Target race time will be 30-40 minutes. 

Optimist division start time: 1645hrs
Open Dinghy division start time: 1705hrs

All competitors will be required to sign on and off on the race notice board at Middle Island located outside the MI sailing office. 


Race details (course, start area, start sequence) will be confirmed on the race notice board located outside the Middle Island Office.

Sample course:

START (club Line)   - West to East Direction
Mark 1 (Repulse Bay - orange cherry buoy) - Starboard
Middle Island - Starboard
Mark 2  (Deep Water Bay – orange cherry buoy)  -Starboard
FINISH (Club Line) -West to East Direction

                    
For enquiries, please email Luke.vanderkamp@rhkyc.org.hk