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BURNHAM WEEK 2016 WILL RUN FROM SATURDAY 27TH AUGUST TO SATURDAY 3RD SEPTEMBER

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Monday 29th August 2016 All competitors please remember we start and finish near West Quay.  

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Click on the Visitors link – then photographs for a selection of shots from yesterday and this will be updated daily.

Notice of Race
Attached are the latest amendments to the sailing instructions. These will be on display in the RCYC on the notice board too. They pertain to Finn Class Schedule of Races and also to Sailing Instruction 5.2.

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What a treat is in store for visitors and Burnham residents on this BANK HOLIDAY MONDAY. All along the Quay there will be Stalls, Children’s Entertainment, Bands, and Aeroplanes swooping down the river with smoke flumes.

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By popular demand we are opening a Finn Class for Burnham Week 2016 look for the new Finn entry booking available for the Bank holiday weekend. New Finn Class in results available from Saturday. Welcome to the fun! Enter for the Finn class by clicking here.

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Peter Rose 07947 401078 email peterrose60@icloud.com Peter has Day Skipper ticket and has recently crewed in this years Round the Island on a First 40

Notice of Race
These are the final sailing instructions in pdf format for you to download.

Social
BW Social Programme Latest Social Programme attached but there may be updates which will be posted    

Burnham Week
The Squib was designed by a local yacht designer Oliver Lee in 1967, so it is appropriate that the Squib continues to be one of the largest fleets entering Burnham Week, year after year.

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The week will again be split into three different series and on the Bank Holiday Monday, which is Quay Day, all classes will start from the Committee Boat in the vicinity of the Burnham Sailing Club.