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Optimist Main Fleet Open Meeting

Optimist MF Open Meeting at HISC - 20 and 21 May 2017


The HISC Optimist Open went right to the final race and was still tied before victory went to James Foster of Poole YC on countback.

Full results here

Official Event Documents

Documents governing this event, including this Notice of Race and any amendments thereto, will be available here.

Notice of Race available here - 24 April 2017 v1.0

Sailing Instructions - available here


Entry is open to all International Optimist class dinghies

On-line Entry is now closed

Entry fee is £30

The closing date for On-line entriy is 23:00 hrs Thursday 18 May.or earlier if the entry limit is reached - Maximum 80 entries.

Entries received after 18 May will be subject to a surcharge.

Boats may register from 09:00 hrs at HISC on Saturday 20 May.

Entry Lists

Entry List here -  allow 24 hrs for update


Support boats shall register at the race office during the registration period. The HISC Marine team will manage the launch of all registered RIBs.

Event Programme

See the NOR

HISC General Information

HISC Competitor Information Sheet - Available Here

Reception is open daily: 09:00 - 17:00 - Tel: +44 (0)23 9246 3768

The Bar is open: 11:00 - 24:00 Saturday/Sunday. 11:00 - 15:00 and 17:00 - 23:00 Monday to Friday.

The Restaurant is open daily: Breakfast 08:00 - 10:30, Lunch 12:30 - 14:00, Dinner: 18:30 - 21:00.

Packed Lunches will be available to purchase from the Snack Bar from: 09:00hrs

Accommodation is available at HISC.

How to get to Hayling Island SC

Harbour Chandlers are on site, they can be contacted on 07855 440 605.

Boat Parking

Boats must be stored on their Trolley or Trolley/Trailer combinations. Separate road trailers or stacking trailers must be stored in a designated area in the Carpark next to the Lifeboat station, please ensure all trailers are labelled with the owners name and sail number.

Mobile homes/Camper vans

No mobile homes/camper vans may remain within the precincts of the club, which includes the car park, overflow car park and the causeway, between the hours of 23.00 and 07.00hrs unless they have pre-booked and paid the prevailing fee to the club office. The number of available spaces is restricted and the camper van must be parked in the allocated area as directed by the HISC Office.

Please help by abiding with this rule so that HISC complies with the law and retains the goodwill of its neighbours.

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