Back for a third time, the A-Cat French Nationals will take place in Maubuisson from the 23rd to the 26th of October. In 2017, we had 49 competitors enter the event ; in 2018, 56 did, for the 2019 edition we expect over 60 competitors to meet in this exceptional sailing site with all it's logistic facilities. Jean Darnaude reports.
On line registrations are open on the CVBCM website, you can register and pay directly on the club’s site following link : http://www.cerclevoilebordeaux.com/regates/gpa-classeA-2019.html
As last year, for those who wish to have a good race training session before the Nationals, the 'Atlantic final trophy' will take place in Cazaux (100 km far from Maubuisson) on the 19th and 20th of October.
Pre registrations are open on the AFCCA website : https://www.afcca.org/fiche-regate/Finale-Troph%C3%A9e-Atlantique-Cazaux/2019
We do ask competitors to register asap in order to help club’s volunteers in their organisation.
The French A-Cat National schedule will be the same as last year :
- Wednesday 23rd october: Races in the afternoon and welcome drink after.
- Thursday 24th october : Races all day and international diner. You are wellcome to bring your countries speciality to share with the other competitors!
- Friday 25th october : Races all day followed by the French A-cat Association AGM, and then the class diner for all competitors and companions.
- Saturday : Races (no start signal after 14h30) and prize ceremony.
Upon registration on site, a valid measurement certificate should be presented.