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Summer Keelboat Regatta

at Royal Lymington Yacht Club

2021 Summer Keelboat Regatta

Saturday 5 June 2021 - EVENT CANCELLED

Crewing Restrictions

The following crewing restrictions apply to all entrants until modified by an Amendment to the Notice of Race:
  • Folkboats:  3-crew limit with spinnakers but white sails only and outboards on transom for Wednesday points.
  • XODs:  No limitations to crew numbers.
  • J-80’s: Class Rule on maximum crew weight applies. 
  • Other Keelboats:  IRC boats to use 80% of IRC certificate rule, rounded to nearest whole number.
  • LAH Handicap boats: Boats matching others with an equivalent IRC certificate, then the IRC rule above is to be applied.  Otherwise, crew limits will be based on the following table of overall hull length, excluding bowsprits:
Up to 25 ft. (7.62m) 4 crew members including helm.
25-33 ft. (7.62 – 10.06m)   5 crew members including helm
Over 33ft. (over 10.06m) 6 crew members including helm.
(Note the boat length adjustment).  

Participants shall be guided by the RYA document Sailing & Racing in Mixed Households and by the Control Measures outlined in the Royal Lymington YC document “Pontoon & On the water activities – Coronavirus Covid-19 Virus”  – both of which can be found here