2019 Double Handed Series

Image by Dave Martin

Saturday, August 24

Always a popular race, the Island Double, Royal Southampton's own version of racing round the Island. The start and Finish of the RTI double is a Committee boat start at 4X Colette, circumnavigating the Island with the Needles to port.

The Series: The ever popular RSYC Double Handed Series continues in a new format of a Main Series comprising 8 races, sub-divided into two sub-series (Solent and Passage), of 4 races each. Entries are welcome for individual races and series.

The Racing: Action started with the Spring Solent Double on Saturday 27th April.

Racing will be in 4 classes - two IRC and two Club.

Race Dates:

Saturday 27th April          Spring Solent Double (Solent Series 1)

Saturday 25th May          West Princessa Double (Solent Series 2)

Saturday 15th June        Poole Bar Double (Passage Series 1)

Saturday 13th July         Weymouth Double leg 1 (Passage 2)

Sunday 14th July           Weymouth Double leg 2 (Passage 3)

Saturday 24th Augus     Island Double (Passage 4)

Saturday 21st Sept        Nab Tower Double (Solent Series 3)

Saturday 5th Oct           Autumn Solent Double (Solent Series 4)

For more information please contact the sailing secretary on sailing@rsyc.org.uk or 02380 223352

To Enter:  New racers to our site should create a log-in.  Upon receipt of confirmation e-mail, use your log-in to access 'Race Entries'.  Complete your details and use the drop-down race list to select races to be entered.  

Please click here to download the 2019 Double Handed Series Poster

Please click here to see the relevant documents (NoR and SI's)