I know you are eagerly awaiting the restart of club organised racing.
Your committee has accepted the proposal from the Covid-19
sub-committee that we go racing. This is given provided the Government
and RYA guidelines are strictly adhered to by all individuals taking
part, both running and competing each race day. Failure to do this
will invalidate the Club insurance and leave the LRSC Ltd. directors &
officers and committee plus those carrying out duties (in particular
the Race Officer) very vulnerable.
Attached are the documents that must be read and understood by all who
run or go racing and when signing on you will be confirming that you
have done so. These documents will be posted on the Club website but
we felt it necessary to email each individual likely to be involved in
Please read documents attached in this order:
1. LRSC COVID 19 NOTICE TO MEMBERS 8.7.20
2. LRSC – NOR SIs for COVID CLUB RACING 8.7.20
3. LRSC Club Racing Coronavirus Risk Assessment 9_7_20
4. Latest RYA Q&A
You might also find the link below useful to keep up to date with any
new RYA Return to Boating information. https://www.rya.org.uk/programmes/Pages/return-to-boating.aspx
We will be using fixed marks + start mark (as described in the
combined NOR/SIs attached) to simplify course setting and reduce the
risk of cross contamination. We hope to have these fixed marks in
place on Friday 10th July ready for racing on Sunday 12th July.
A duty rosta will be advised in due course but will only consist of
those that are taking part in racing. In the first instance members of
the covid sub-committee will be running the races to observe how
It is vitally important that we maintain groups of no more than 6
people whilst on shore but out on the water the “Gatherings Rule” does
Beachmaster safe working area with tape. Need to sanitise table/chairs and set up before duty starts as deck now in use by members. Tape in Beach box on garage Signing On table, pack of wipes beside box.