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Firebowl personal handicap event event

28th April 2019

Marriott Bucket personal handicap event

22nd September 2019

Fleet Championships Day 1

20th October 2019

Fleet Championships Day 2

17th November 2019





2018-19 Winter series, AM and PM races, ends

24th March 2019

Summer series, AM and PM races

31st March - 20th October 2019

Wednesday evening racing

3rd April to 4th September 2019

2019-20 Winter series, AM and PM races, starts

27th October 2019



Fireball Inlands

2nd & 3rd November 2019



Fleet AGM and prize-giving

31st March after sailing (3:30pm-ish)





Sailing Instructions for fleet events are defined by the standard DWSC sailing instructions, amended as follows:


  • The series will be a number of races as defined by the fleet calendar.
  • Registration is not required.
  • No briefing will be required.
  • Scoring will be in accordance with the RRS low-point system A2, races to count will be defined by the fleet exec.
  • Schedule may be changed to suit prevailing conditions.
  • Certain 'Silver Fleet' boats may be awarded a 3 minute headstart by the fleet exec for certain race series
  • In the event of wind speed under 5 mph or over 20 mph, 30 minutes before the start of each race, the Fireball Fleet exec may choose to abandon that race or days races, and reschedule to the next most suitable date.