Local Notice to Mariners 17/21

British Offshore Rowing Championships, 16th and 17th July

Mariners are advised that on the 16th and 17th July that the British Offshore Rowing Championships will be held off Exmouth beach and approaches.

There will be a 4km and 6 km course – both of which will have a beach start unless the weather preclude this, in which case they will start from the same place in which they finish.
o Beach start 50° 36.665N 03° 24.104W
o Race finish 50° 36.776N 03° 24.681W

4km course below

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

6km course

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Approximate timings:

Friday 16th July
o 10:00 Course open for training
o 12:00 racing begins
o 18:00 Course closes

Saturday 17th July
o 08:00 Course open for training
o 10:00 racing begins
o 18:00 Course closes

British Rowing Beach Sprint Championships, 18th July

Competitors will travel 250 metres out from shore – 50° 36.665N 03° 24.104W

Further contact on the day – The VHF channel 8 for Exmouth Rowing Club.

Contact details on the day Jo Johnston 07454 339863 and Barbara Wilson 07836 774 603

Vessels are asked to keep clear of rowing boats racing within this area during these events.