Blind Match Racing World Championship in Rhu, Scotland this September.
From 1-7 September 2018, the Royal Northern & Clyde Yacht Club at Rhu, Helensburgh in Scotland, UK will host the 2018 edition of the Blind Match Racing World Championship.
About the event
Blind Match Racing is one-on-one racing between identical Sonar keelboats. Blind and partially sighted sailors race around a marked course with nothing but the sound of the buoys the wind to make tactical racing decisions.
Who is Coming?
We are welcoming 5 international teams:
AUS Kylie Forth
CAN David Brown
GBR1 Sharon Grennan
GBR2 Sally Rodrigues
USA Walter T. Raineri
In addition, various international officials (race officers, umpires, sight classifiers) will be based in Rhu as part of the event.
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Practice in the pre-event Clinic, run by Liz Baylis
Watch the racing - information for spectators or view the results
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