Dart 18 Open Meeting (GP4)
There are several new-to-Dart18 sailors at Snettisham Beach waiting to get stuck in with the GP fleet so we are keen to welcome you for a great weekend. So it wont be an issue if you fear you will be at the slow end of the fleet, you wont be lonely! Indeed, there is a Special Prize for Persistence.
Only by online submission see Please register first than and select Below
£45 for double handers. £35 for single handed sailors.
If you are coming on Friday 13th (!) afternoon / evening:
There are no gates or barriers at the club so show up whenever you like. The postcode is PE31 7RB.
From the south take the A149. After the roundabout for Dersingham and before the roundabout for Snettisham turn left onto Beach Road. Proceed 1½ miles you will go over the flood defence bank. Continue to the forecourt of Snettisham Caravan Park, a big white Snettisham Caravan Park clubhouse confronts you. Go left across the forecourt leaving caravan park to right. There an unmade road forks; go right leaving lake on your left. Keep on this road. You should see boat masts of the Sailing Club ahead. Youve arrived.
NB there are many caravan parks on Beach Road; make sure you are looking for the correct one. If you haven't gone over the flood bank you haven't gone far enough.
At the club drive up over the sea bank onto the grass beach field. Park your boat on the right (north) side of the field. If you have a camper van park it on the right. If you are camping pitch your tent to the left (south) side to the south of the containers and amongst the parked dinghies or on the grass bank that abuts the beach.
The toilets on the ground floor will be open from 4.00 pm.
Bar Opening times:
Friday: from 6.00 pm
Saturday: from end of sailing until 2/3 pm then from 6.00 pm till late.
Sunday: from end of sailing
Friday and Saturday night: The Club hasnt yet been able to re-establish evening catering since un-lockdown. There is a club BBQ you may use if you bring your own food.
For local food we recommend: Snettisham Beach fish and chip shop , Chinese restaurant: www.silkroadheacham.com / 01485 572268
Breakfast on Saturday and Sunday: Club volunteers will be providing breakfasts from 7.30 am for appropriate donations, as regulations prohibit sale.
Inside changing is limited still to 6 in the mens and 2 in the womens , so please change outside if possible.
Last updated 1:39pm on 31 July 2021