Blue Water Pointscore Series

Blue Water Pointscore Series

2016 - 2017 Offshore Series

BLUE WATER POINTSCORE

Incorporating the Blue Water Pointscore Series (IRC), Tasman Performance Series (PHS), the Cape Byron Series (ORCi) and the Line Honours Series


INVITATION

An invitation is extended to owners of eligible boats to compete in the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s 2016 - 2017 Offshore Series. 

Arguably the four most prestigious of the Cruising Yacht Club’s pointscores, the Blue Water Pointscore, the Tasman Performance Series, the Cape Byron series and the new Line Honours Series consist of six races that commences with the Land Rover Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race on 30 July 2016 and will finish with the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race on 26 December 2016. 

A solid Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race result is crucial to placing in this series as it is a non-discardable race.  Other races included are the Bird Island Race, Flinders Island Race , Cabbage Tree Island Race and the Newcastle Bass Island Race. 

RACE DATES:

Saturday 30 July 2016
Land Rover Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race (Seperate NOR / Entry)

Wednesday 14 September 2016
Compulsory Blue Water Pointscore Series Briefing

Saturday 17 September 2016
Flinders Islet Race (1000 start time)

Friday 14 October 2016
Newcastle Bass Island Race (1900 start time)

Friday 18 November 2016
Cabbage Tree Island Race (1900 start time)

Saturday 3 December 2016
Bird Island Race (1000 start time)

Monday 26 December 2016
Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race (Seperate NOR / Entry)

Friday 24 March 2017
CYCA Ocean Racer Awards & Blue Water Pointscore Prizegiving
Click here to RSVP your attendance at the BWPS Presentation.

 

 

Celestial crew accepting all of their trophies for the performance in the 2014-2015 Blue Water Pointscore Image: CYCA Staff

Celestial crew accepting all of their trophies for the performance in the 2014-2015 Blue Water Pointscore