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HISC Whitsun Open Regatta

Saturday 27 & Sunday 28 May 2017 

 Incorporating the Flying Fifteen Class Open for the Bulwark Trophy

& Charity Open Pursuit Race on Monday 29 May


Entry is now open for the 2017 HISC Whitsun Open Regatta.

A Charity Open Pursuit Race will take place on Monday 29 May with entry on the day.

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 - 04 April 2017 - NOR v1.1

Sailing Instructions - TBA


Entries are invited for open class racing from:

Flying Fifteen, RS Elite, RS200, RS700, RS800, Fireball, 29er, Solo, RS Feva, Optimist and RS Tera Classes.

Entry is also available for a handicap race fleet, this is restricted to Hayling Island SC members sailing their HISC registered boats with HISC handicap numbers in the range 499 to 1386.

Member Online Entry closed - Please enter at the Office

Entry fees are as follows:

Single Hander £17.50

Double Hander £20

Visitor Online Entry closed - Please enter at the Office

Entry fees are as follows:

Single Hander £35

Double Hander £40

On-line entry closed at 23:00 hrs Thursday 25 May 2017.

After the above date complete the HISC Open Meeting Entry Form - Click Here (pdf).

Registration: Saturday 27 May from 09:00 hrs

Competitors briefing: Saturday 27 May at 11:00 hrs

Entry List


The regatta will consist of separate race series for each named class.

Classes with fewer than ten entries may have shared starts.

It is intended that there will be a mix of race lengths to provide varied racing depending upon conditions and fleet sizes.

Competitors briefing: Saturday 27 May at 11:00 hrs

Sat 27 May first warning signal at 13:00 hrs

Sun 28 May first warning signal at 11:00 hrs

Number of races:  Up to ten races will be scheduled over the two days.

Two races are required to be completed to constitute a series.

Social Programme

Friday Night  Happy Hour 7 – 8 pm
                   Dinner Served 7 – 9 pm

Saturday       Youth and Adult Racing

                    Junior fun in the lagoon

                    After Racing Chips on the bar

 Kids Tea from 5.30 – 6.30 pm

 Family Friendly Games entertainer from 6- 8 pm in the bar

 Dinner Served 7 – 9 pm

 Live Band - FOCs

Sunday          Youth and Adult Racing

 Prize giving after sailing approx. 4 - 4.30 pm
 Regatta Tea (Cakes & sandwiches, tea & coffee) 4.30pm

 Jazz music 5 pm – 7 pm in the bar
 The movie "sing" in the training room with popcorn for juniors

 Cocktails and Shots on offer at the bar

 Dinner Served 7 - 9 with an American Theme 

 iPod disco from 9pm in the bar

Monday         Adult Pursuit Race

                    Youth sail away TBA or Youth Pursuit Race


Cruiser owners are invited to dress yachts overall on Sunday.

HISC General Information

HISC Office Tel: +44 (0)23 92463768

HISC Email: [email protected]

HISC Competitor Information Sheet

Accommodation is available at HISC.

How to get to Hayling Island SC

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

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

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

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

Harbour Chandlers are on site - Tel: 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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