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Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week | UK Yacht Racing


 

One-Day Racing

0830 hrs Arrival at the Sunsail office, Cowes Yacht Haven, where you will collect your yacht and handover with Sunsail staff.
0930 hrs Attend race briefing, then depart the marina for general familiarisation, practice sailing and race training
1230 hrs Sunsail race starts (timings vary depending on weather and tide conditions for the day)
1630 hrs Yachts return to Cowes Yacht Haven where the daily prize giving will be held for the Sunsail Match First 40 class on the balcony of the Events Centre.

Included:
- Hire of a Sunsail Match First 40 yacht from 0830 the morning to 1700 hrs on the day of your charter
- Race entry fees into Match First 40 class daily race
- Entry to the Sunsail post-race daily prize giving
- Shore based support from the Sunsail team
- Wet weather gear
- Marina berthing and fees
- Yacht fuel

Week Racing

Friday 2nd August - 1200 hrs Arrive at the Sunsail office, Port Solent where you can collect your Sunsail Match First 40 yacht and handover with Sunsail staff. Depart marina for the Cowes Yacht Haven for the weeks mooring.

Typical daily program would include:
0930 hrs Attend race briefing, then depart the marina for general familiarisation, practice sailing and race training
1230 hrs Sunsail race starts (timings vary depending on weather and tide conditions for the day)
1630 hrs Yachts return to Cowes Yacht Haven where the daily prize giving will be held for the Sunsail Match First 40 class on the balcony of the Events Centre.

Included:
- Hire of a Sunsail Match First 40 from Friday 2nd - Saturday 10th August (Yacht available for charter and to watch fastnet depart on Sunday on request)
- Race entry fees into Match First 40 class daily race
- Entry to the Sunsail post-race daily prize giving
- Shore based support from the Sunsail team
- Wet weather gear
- Marina berthing and fees
- Yacht fuel

Corporate Day/Week

0830 hrs Arrive at the Sunsail office, Cowes Yacht Haven where you will be introduced to your Sunsail skipper, then make your way to your yacht for the safety briefing and to stow kit.
0930 hrs Breakfast is served on the balcony of the Events Centre followed by a daily race briefing from the Sunsail team.
Depart marina for general familiarisation, practice sailing and race training.
1230 hrs Sunsail race starts (timings vary depending on weather and tide conditions for the day)
Packed lunch whilst racing.
1630 hrs Return yacht to Cowes Yacht Haven where the daily prize giving will be held for the Match First 40 class on the balcony of the Events Centre.

Included:
- Hire of a Sunsail Match First 40 from 0830 hrs to 1700 hrs on the day of your charter with a Sunsail skipper & first mate
- Bacon Rolls, tea and coffee with the daily race briefing
- Packed lunch and soft drinks whilst racing
- Race entry fees into Match First 40 class daily race
- Entry to the Sunsail post-race daily prize giving
- Shore based support from the Sunsail team
- Marina berthing and fees
- Wet weather gear
- Yacht fuel

Individuals Day

0830 hrs Arrive at the Sunsail office, Cowes Yacht Haven, where you will be introduced to your Sunsail skipper. Make your way to your yacht for the safety briefing and to stow kit.
0930 hrs Breakfast is served on the balcony of the Events Centre followed by a daily race briefing from the Sunsail team.
Depart marina for general familiarisation and practice sailing and race training
1230 hrs Sunsail race starts (timings vary depending on weather and tide conditions for the day)
Packed lunch whilst racing.
1630 hrs Return yacht to Cowes Yacht Haven where the daily prize giving will be held for the Match First 40 class on the balcony of the Events Centre

Included:
- Crew place on board a Sunsail Match First 40 from 0830 hrs the morning of racing to 1700 hrs on the day of your charter with a Sunsail skipper and first mate
- Bacon Rolls, tea and coffee with the daily race briefing
- Packed lunch and soft drinks whilst racing
- Race entry fees into Match First 40 class daily race
- Entry to the Sunsail post-race daily prize giving
- Shore based support from the Sunsail team
- Wet weather gear
- Yacht fuel