Clube Naval de Cascais – Winter Series Invitation

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The Clube Naval de Cascais is pleased to present what is probably the best SB20 Winter sailing you can find and warmly invites all SB20 sailors to come and sail the Cascais SB20 Winter Series 2013-2014

SB20 WINTER SERIES DATES
1st Series – Troféu Mª. Guedes Queiroz – Dom Pedro Hotels 2013*: 12 – 13 October 2013
2nd Series – CHRISTMAS RACE: 30 November – 1 December 2013
3rd Series: 4 – 5 January 2014
4th Series: 1 – 2 February 2014
5th Series: 15 – 16 March 2014
6th Series: 12 – 13 April 2014

*: for this event it is mandatory that at least one crew member is from a different gender than the rest. This is a mixed crew event together with the snipe class.

SAILING CONDITIONS / RACING AREAS
Cascais has proven over the years to have some of the best conditions for sail racing in Europe.
Different ranges of wind, from light to low twenties knots and from different quarters, are expectable over the period of the Winter Series.
Less than half an hour to reach any of the usual racing areas offering different sailing conditions, with flat water and shiftier winds closer in the bay and larger ocean swells with more stable wind patterns further out west.
Weather normally with large sunny spells and air temperature ranging from minimum 12/15ºC in winter to as much as above 20ºC in the fall and early spring.

ENTRY FEES AND BOAT AND TRAILER PARKING
The full series entry fee is 500€, and includes the entry on the 6 series. Individual series entry fees is 100€.
Outdoor parking is FREE in the enclosed premises of the Club including craneage for the full period from October 1st 2013 to April 31th 2014 for SB20 signed up for the full Series.
SB20 signing up for individual Series are entitled to 30 days FREE parking around that Series dates. For other periods parking will be charged at an €7 daily rate.

PRIZES
Prizes will be awarded to the crews of the first 3 SB20 in each of the Series.