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Royal Solent Yacht Club

Folkboat Week 2019 Information


24th to 31st August 2019

Entry & Moorings

Please note that the deadline for entries to Folkboat Week 2019 is midnight on Monday 19th August 2019.

If you are a past Folkboater not racing but wishing to attend social events and book a mooring during Folkboat Week, please call the Royal Solent on 01983 760256 to make your booking.

If you need a Yarmouth Harbour mooring for 7 nights for a Folkboat or 8 nights for a Nanny Boat, please book it in advance via the RSYC. Please note that you will need to vacate your berth by midday on Sunday 31st August. The following moorings are available to book online:

  • 7 Nights Discounted Walk Ashore Berth (Sunday night - Saturday night), £185
  • 8 Nights Nanny Boat Walk Ashore Berth (Saturday night - Saturday night) 10.5 - 12m in length*, £289 (including electric hook-up)

*For other lengths please contact the Sailing Office for mooring rates.

Please book your mooring through the RSYC by midnight on Monday 19th August 2019.

If you have any queries please ring the Royal Solent Yacht Club on 01983 760256 or email our Sailing Secretary, Jeremy Willcock, at



To view the Notice of Race, please click here.

To view the Competitor List, please click here.

To view the Sailing Instructions, please click here.








Sunday 25th




Briefing at RSYC
Trophy RacesTwo races CD & OD
Back to Back
Pts1/2: CD Scanyacht Rose Bowl Pts1/2: OD Scanyacht Nordic Plaque


Not before 10:30

2.5 hours after valid start time per race



Monday 26th





Christchurch Ledge Race
Pts 3 OD: Alan Davis Salver
Pts 3 CD: Jack Riddle Trophy

Not before 10.00

6 hours after valid start time per race or 30 mins after 1st finisher


Tuesday 27th













Trophy Race
Pts 4: CD ~ Tomic Trophy             Pts 4: OD ~ Wyvern Batt Trophy



Crew’s Races X2

Not before 10:00



Immediately after Trophy Race

2 hours after valid start time


2 hours after the valid start time per race


Wednesday 28th




Reserve Day





Thursday 29th




CD 3 Races Back to Back Pts 5/6/7
Lymington Yacht Haven Tankard

OD 3 Races Back to Back.Pts 5/6/7
Ratsey & Lapthorn Trophy

Not before 10.00

2 Hours after the valid start time per race

or 30 mins after 1st finisher



Friday 30th




Long Solent Race
Pts8 CD: Colin Grey Trophy

Pts8 OD: Lymington Yacht Haven Trophy

Not before 10:00

6 hours after valid start time



Saturday 31st




The Bernard Turner Points Race
Pts9 CD

Pts 9 OD

Not before 10:00

3 hours after valid start time

Total Entry Fees £106 reduced to £95 for boats entered for all races.

Notes: Cruiser Division boats start TEN MINUTES BEFORE  the Open Division for all races except for races 5, 6 & 7 in the Cruiser Division which will be FIVE MINUTES AFTER the Open Division.

           Abbreviations:-  CD ~ Cruiser Division         OD ~ Open Division

           All starts from Committee Boat in Bouldnor Bay area unless otherwise advised.        

           The Race Committee reserves the right to change the schedule of races.  


Social Events

Please book in advance for social events by midnight on Monday 19th August 2019.

Tickets will be available to collect at Registration at the Welcome Drinks on Saturday evening or at the briefing at 9am on Sunday morning.

To enquire about booking for social events after this date, please telephone the RSYC Office on 01983 760256.

The dress code for social events is smart/casual.


Saturday 24th August
From 19:00 for 19:30

Welcome Drinks & Buffet Supper at RSYC, £18.75
Supported by Lymington Yacht Haven

Maple & Mustard Glazed Ham
Peppercorn Crusted Rare Topside of Beef
Poached Fresh Salmon with a Chive & Lemon Mayonnaise
Caramelised Red Onion & Cheddar Quiche
Crunchy Lemon Coleslaw
Tabbouleh Salad
Greek Salad
Frisee & Mixed Leaf Salad
Sea Salt & Rosemary Roasted New Potatoes
Summer Berry Cheesecake in a Glass
Lemon Meringue Roulade & Raspberries

Sunday 25th August
From 19:00 for 19:30

Prizegiving & BBQ at RSYC, £17.50

Welsh Dragon Sausages
Garlic & Rosemary Chicken Breast
6oz Burger in a Brioche Bun
Herb Buttered New Potatoes
Green Salad with Spring Onions & Pomegranate Seeds
Thai Noodle & Vegetable Salad
Courgette, Feta & Mint Salad
Marinated Tomato & Basil Salad
Fresh Fruit Pavlova

Monday 26th August
From 19:30

Prizegiving & Dinner at RSYC, £15.00
Supported by Lymington Yacht Haven

Chicken Breast Stuffed with Cream Cheese, Basil & Sun Blushed Tomato with a White Wine Jus, New Potatoes & Seasonal Vegetables
Salted Caramel Chocolate Tart with Vanilla Ice Cream

Tuesday 27th August
From 18:00 - 19:00

Prizegiving & Garden Party at RSYC, £5.00
Supported by Lymington Yacht Haven

Wednesday 28th August
From 18:30

Dinner with complimentary drinks at 'Off the Rails', £20.00
Supported by Lymington Yacht Haven

Thursday 29th August  NOW FULLY BOOKED

18:00 - Folkboat Southern Area AGM at RSYC
From 19:30 - Quiz & Curry at RSYC, £16.95

Beef Madras
Butter Chicken Curry
Tarka Dal
Sag Aloo
Onion Bhaji
Naan Bread
Served with Basmati Rice, Poppodums & Accompaniments
Lemon & Raspberry Sorbet

Friday 30th August
From 19:30

18:00 Folkboat Happy Hour & Royal Naval Tot Club of Antigua & Barbuda

From 19:30 - Prizegiving and Fish & Chip Supper at RSYC, £9.95

Breaded Haddock & Chips with Minted Peas & Tartare Sauce

Saturday 31st August  NOW FULLY BOOKED
19:00 for 19:30

End of Regatta Drinks, Dinner & Prizegiving at RSYC, £26.00
Supported by Lymington Yacht Haven

Seafood Medley
Lamb Neck Fillet in a Rich Port Sauce served with Dauphinoise Potatoes & Seasonal Vegetables
Trio of Miniature Desserts

Bar open until 23:45

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