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Firebowl personal handicap event event

31st May 2020

Marriott Bucket personal handicap event

23rd August 2020

Fleet Championships Day 1

15th November 2020

Fleet Championships Day 2

29th November 2020





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

23rd March 2020

Summer series, AM and PM races

29th March - 19th October 2020

2020-21 Winter series, AM and PM races, starts

25th October 2020



Fireball Open Meeting

31st Oct & 1st Nov 2020



Fleet AGM and prize-giving






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.