RISKAFRICA Regatta 2017

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WEEKEND SCHEDULE

Friday, 20 October 2017

RISKAFRICA Regatta Twilight Race

15h00 – 16h00 Arrival and registration in main hall

16h00 Welcoming and handover of flags to skipper and team captain by chairman Andy Mark

16h15 Skippers briefing in the main hall

16h30 Safety briefing for guests at the boats by skippers

17h00 Depart RCYC to start line

18h00 Twilight race starts

19h30 Boats back to RCYC

Captains’ Cocktail Party

19h30 VIP guests’ registration in main hall

20h00 Arrival/welcome hors d´oeuvres and cocktails

21h00 Address by MC and chairman Andy Mark

21h30 Live entertainment by The Streams

22h30 Farewell and thank you

Dress code: Smart casual

 

Saturday, 21 October 2017

RISKAFRICA Regatta Race Day

09h30 – 10h00 Arrival, and registration of sailing teams in the main hall

10h00 – 10h30 Team photographs on the grass

10h00 – 10h30 VIP boat registration in the main hall at RCYC or at the Mirage catamaran in V&A

10h30 Briefing in the main hall

10h30 Shuttle to V&A for VIPs and spectators

11h00 Sailing boats depart RCYC and VIP boat departs V&A

11h30 Salute and parade through the V&A Waterfront

12h20 Silver Falcons aerobatic display over RISKAFRICA Regatta start line

12h30 Main race starts

14h00 VIP boat back to V&A

16h00 Last sailing boats back to RCYC

15h30 – 17h30 5 – 10 minute back/neck/shoulder massages by Relax Spas

16h00 – 17h00 Professional crew (only) beer, burgers and prize-giving on the deck

Opportunity to return to hotels to freshen up or use shower facilities at the RCYC

Prize- Giving and Gala Dinner

19h00 Welcome drinks and starters outside the Regatta Centre for all teams and VIPs

19h30 Welcoming by the MC and plated starters are served

20h00 A peak into the future

20h30 Feast-style main course is served

20h30 – 21h15 Live entertainment by Lonesome Dave Ferguson

21h15 Prize-giving

21h30 Dessert table announced

22h30 Farewell and thank you and the opening of dance floor

22h3024h30 Dancing!

Dress code: Smart

October 20 2017

Details

Start: October 20, 2017 @ 3:00 pm
End: October 21, 2017 @ 12:30 am

Venue

Royal Cape Yacht Club

Duncan Road, Table Bay Harbour
Cape Town, Western Province 8000 South Africa

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Phone:

021 421 1354

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Organizer

Lauren Artus
Phone: 021 555 3577
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