The Royal Yacht Squadron and British Eight Metre Association are delighted to welcome competitors taking part in the 8m World Cup in Cowes from the 20th-27th July 2019.
The RYS and its Members have a long association with metre racing and the Race Officer for this regatta will be Jonathan Peel whose family raced 8s in the 1930s - REALITY and CARRON 2.
N.B. The Notice of Race below was amended on 11/01/2019 with the addition of the Generations Cup to NoR 19, Prizes, as follows:
“19.6 The Generations Cup will be awarded to the yacht with the best overall score based on the high point system in the respective divisions Modern, Sira, Neptune and First Rule.”