BA Cup, 19-21 September 2019
This will be sailed at Queen Mary Sailing Club in RTYC J/80s.
Spinnakers will be used, crew size is four with the requirement for a minimum of four persons of each gender in each team of 16.
The selection/indicator events will held at QMSC this winter:
Sunday 11th November 2018
Sunday 2nd December 2018
Carmela Cup 19th & 20th January 2019
At the end of these three events the selectors will identify a team of four or five helms and some individual crew.
The selected team will attend the Baldwin Cup, Newport Harbor Yacht Club, California 4th -6th April 2019 (entry fee and some travel paid by the RTYC), training events and the pre-BA Cup warm up event on the 14th and 15th of September.
Format of Selection Days
The two Sundays will feature a combination of fleet and team racing and some typical 'feed-in' exercises. The selectors may ask for individuals to move between boats.
While it is appreciated that not all applicants will be able to participate in the Carmela Cup, this event will be used as a final indicator of team racing skills and ability.
The cost for attending the trials is £15 per person per day.
Application to attend the Selections
Applications may be made either as a full boat crew (4 persons), or as an individual.
All helms and those applying as individuals should also supply a brief CV - saved in your name e.g. 'Jane Doe Sailing CV' - to email@example.com;firstname.lastname@example.org
Please complete all details for each applicant. At least one applicant must be complete for this form to be submitted