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2022 Regatta Programme

2022 REGATTA PROGRAMME
All times provided are provisional and will be confirmed nearer the event.


  • THURSDAY 8th SEPTEMBER 2022/ PRE-REGATTA DAY
  • From 1600h – Berths at Shepards Wharf Marina are available for Little Britain boats.
  • Berthing costs are included in the LBCC entry fee.
  • [changed to] From 1800h – 2000h, register early with the LB Regatta Team at the Island Sailing Club, 70 High St.
    Collect your registration pack early.
  • Pubs on route to the Island Sailing Club are: the Duke of York, the Anchor, the Fountain Inn & the Pier View.
    If you are in the Union Inn, you have gone too far, again !
  • The Island Sailing club warmly welcomes Little Britain crews to their bar and restaurant.
    You are invited to book a table for supper in advance directly with ISC.
    The views from the clubhouse and balcony are fabulous.
  • All crews to make own arrangements for crew suppers on Thursday and Friday evenings.
  • NB- Thursday practice races will not be organised.

  • FRIDAY  9th SEPTEMBER 2022
  • DAY ONE
  • REGATTA OPENS
  • 08:00 Regatta office opens for registration.
  • The Regatta office is located in the marina. Location TBA
  • Register your arrival before taking part and collect your registration pack which includes
    bow stickers, race chart, entry-pass wristbands, and regatta flag.  Early registration is available on Thursday pm.
  • [Revised] Bow stickers wont be provide this year due to sustainability/ Eco reason.  Single use plastic, littering, and waste.  Boats will be identified by their sail numbers.
  • [New] A LBCC regatta pennant [45cm long]  will be provided at registration and must be flown on the back stay, or other to identify your participation in the racing.
  • 0900h Skippers’ briefing by the Principal Race Officer of the Island Sailing Club
    and Rob Klaschka, LBCC Race Director.  Briefing location TBA
  • 1055h Race 1 first warning signal for racing AND cruising classes.
  • Start sequence TBA
  • Race 2 to start as soon as possible after Race 1.  Lunch onboard.
  • Onshore teams are invited to use the Island Sailing Club facilities during the day. There is an excellent viewing platform. Regatta Entry passes [LBCC wrist bands] will allow you in.
  • After Racing.
  • 1600h Introductory pontoon crew party. A big thank you to our dark n stormy
    official drinks sponsors Gunner & Northpoint Rum.
  • Races 1 & 2 results will be published on the LB website
  • Informal drinks at the Anchor pub.
  • Meet at the Island Sailing Club for crew welcome drinks, bar and food on the ground floor hard-standing downstairs
  • All crews and entries are invited to make their own supper arrangements for Friday evening.
  • There is a live band at the Anchor till late.

  • SATURDAY 10TH
  • REGATTA DAY TWO
  • 0730h Regatta office opens.
  • 0800h Skippers’ briefing by the Principal Race Officer of the Island Sailing Club
    and Rob Klaschka, LBCC Race Director.  Location TBA
  • 0925h First warning signal for race 3.
  • Race 4 to start as soon as possible after previous. Crews to lunch on board.
  • Race 5 to start as soon as possible after race 4.
  • After racing
  • 1600h Networking Pontoon Party
    – supported by official drinks sponsor Gunner & Northpoint Rum.
  • 1830h Welcome drinks at Royal Ocean Racing Club.
  • 1900h Trophy presentations of the Little Britain Challenge Cup winner and class winners,
    plus winners announced for races 3, 4, & 5.
  • 1930 – 2130h  Saturday crew BBQ feast £25 each at the Royal Ocean Racing Club.
  • BBQ Tickets available directly from RORC.  Details below.
  • Dress code: Informal. Last servings 21:15
  • 2130h Music and DJ
  • 0030h Bar closes.

  • SUNDAY 11TH
    All crews requested to depart from marina before 12noon, or book and extend your stay with the marina office.


  • Times are approximate and may be subject to change.

Saturday BBQ Supper at RORC Tickets £25 each

call or email 01983 293581 or email cowes@rorc.org

and to AVOID THE CLASSIC BAR QUEUES.
Book your drinks early, see pdf link
Little Britain Challenge Cup – Drinks Packages RORC