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Open Events


RS200-1We hold several Open Events and Series thoughout the sailing season (March to December).

At regular intervals, Budworth holds a Class Open event . This is usually a one day event, but some take place over a two day weekend. Dates are below.This year our Saturday Handicap and Autumn Series are also open to visitors, so we hope you will come and join us.

More details for each event are available on the Event Details page.

Boxing Day RNLI Charity Bash – 26th December 2017

This popular event attracts sailors from around the North West – do come and join us. Click the heading for full details!

Sailing for Visitors at Budworth:

Visitors are very welcome to sail in the following Open series and single events:

Open Series

  • The Icebreaker Open Series takes place on three Sundays from 12th March 2017.
    • Visitors are very welcome to join us. Racing is for monohull dinghies with a PY rating of 980 and higher, racing for the fabulous Scott Trophy.
    • Start at 13:30, with 3 races scheduled each day, 5 races to count.
    • In the event of cancellation of a race or races because of weather conditions the qualifying number will be reduced to one half of races held rounded up.
    • Entry fee for visitors: £10 per day, or £20 for the series.
    • Visitors who pay for the series may, on request, leave their boat at the club for the duration of the series.
  • Raceboard Series, Tuesday evenings, April to end August.
  • Saturday Handicap Series, (Main Points and Summer Series) Saturdays from April until end October.
    (Visitors: £6 per day maximum 10 days, PY 964 or greater, join in our Handicap or Junior fleets)
  • Autumn Series, Sundays in November and December, Budworth classes only (series cost £35)
  • (See also our Events page and Event Calendar for specific dates)

Also, we would invite you to join us for our Boxing Day Open Charity event, 26th December. (£10 per boat)

Our Class Open Meetings this year are:

Budworth Open Meetings 2017

NW Junior Traveller TrophyMonday 1st May11:00 (Gates open at 09:00)
Topper OpenSaturday 20th May11:30 (Gates open at 09:00)
Raceboard OpenSaturday 13th May11:00
GP14 OpenSunday 4th June11:00
Laser OpenSunday 2nd July11:00
Firefly OpenSaturday 15th July11:00
Snipe OpenSaturday 16th Sept.
Sunday 17th Sept.
RS200 OpenSaturday, 14th October11:00
Solo OpenSaturday, 30th September11:00
Boxing Day Charity OpenTuesday 26th December12:00
( Please refer also to the full programme, Notice of Race for events to check for details and any changes )