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Championships  >  2017 - RS400s

In 2017 the Club will be hosting the "RS400 Volvo Noble Marine National Championships 2017" from Sunday 20th to Thursday 24th August 2017. The Club is looking forward to the return of the RS400 fleet to our waters.

Mount's Bay is a hugely popular dinghy championship and holiday destination with top class racing in a stunning location.

The current Championship Team is:

      Chairman                              Pippa Evans
      Championship Secretary                Kate Ford (nee Baldwin)
      MBSC Championship Treasurer           Pippa Evans
      PRO                                   Marcus Wilkinson
      Beachmasters                          Paul and Linda Broomfield
      Committee Boat Coordinator            Nick Harvey
      Safety Coordinator                    Neil Oliver

Further information will be posted on this web page as it becomes available.

For more information about the RS400 and its Class Association, you may refer to the UK RS400 Class Association website. For more information about the event and online entry visit the the RS400 Association event web page.

Event documents

 

Directions for those arriving by road from the east are available to download. This website also includes a location map.

The following short video of the west Cornwall coastline features the Championship venue and racing area (between 23 seconds and 33 seconds into the video).

The following very short video from 2014's RS400 championship also gives a taste of the racing and location - shot from an aerial drone.

Competitors are invited to a reception in the Castle on St. Michael's Mount on the Tuesday evening of the event.

For information on Cornwall, including 'Whats On' 'Things to do' 'Where to stay' 'Towns + Villages' 'Food + Drink', take a look at the Visit Cornwall website.

Accommodation:

It is strongly recommended that accommodation is booked as soon as possible. There is plenty of accommodation in West Cornwall but the convenient - within walking distance accommodation in Marazion - will book very quickly.

For accommodation, refer to our accommodation list.