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13 Apr 2021
Win the 2021 starts flag with your "memorable" start !

What makes a memorable start? In 2021 your 2000 Committee is going to be looking out for the West Country Boat Repairs Millennium Series’ Most Memorable Start .

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7 Mar 2021
My guide for looking at boats for sale.

Pre-Owned 2000 Buying Tips

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7 Mar 2021
Developing a Fleet of 2000 Friends @ Thorney Island

From 2 to 20 2000’s in 2020! OK, and 2019 but it doesn’t have quite the same ring. How? I hear you ask….

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4 Mar 2021
Bough Beech Sailing Club West Country Boat Repairs Millennlum Series event cancelled due to covid.

We are sad to have to cancel our first Millennium Series event for 2021 (sponsored by West Country Boat Repairs), due to the date falling outside the Government’s lockdown roadmap.

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3 Feb 2021
Static rig set up : base settings.

Mast Heel Position

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22 Jan 2021
2000 Class Newcomers Top Tips - tuning

We are super excited that the 2021 National Championships will have a specific ‘First Timer Championship’ aimed at those who are new to championship racing and have never competed as a helm in a class National championships.

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10 Jan 2021
2021 Nationals FREE ENTRY draw time limit extended to 28 February !

Due to Lockdown 3 we’re extending the time limit for entries to the Nationals to be entered into the draw for a FREE ENTRY !

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9 Jan 2021
Noble Marine Insurance renew their sponsorship for 2021

We’re extremely pleased to announce that Noble Marine Insurance have renewed their sponsorship of the 2000 Class for 2021.

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21 Dec 2020
West Country Boat Repairs Millennium Series 2021 sponsorship details announced.

Title Sponsor announced for the 2000 Class Millennium Series in 2021

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30 Nov 2020
2021 Events Programme published

Rob Burridge has finalised the 2021 events programme encompassing

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12‒13 Jun 2021, Keyhaven YC (western Solent, Hampshire)
West Country Boat Repairs Millennium Series 3: Keyhaven YC

Sailing in the Solent directly opposite the Needles, but located on the mainland. Keen home fleet, so a warm welcome assured. Fantastic event in 2020, so don’t miss this one...

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19‒20 Jun 2021, Snettisham Beach SC Norfolk
Snettisham Beach SC Norfolk: Coached Open Weekend

Please come along to our coached Open meeting at SBSC 19 – 20 June 2021. An open meeting where you can learn. Coaches will be on hand to give advice...

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3‒ 4 Jul 2021, Ullswater Yacht Club
Northern Series @ Ullswater YC : 2 days Lord Birkett Trophy

The event is known as the ‘Lord Birkett Memorial Trophy’ and attracts sailors from across the country for handicap racing over a long course. The “Glastonbury of sailing” !

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10‒11 Jul 2021, Bala SC
Northern Series @ Bala SC : 2 day event

16th March update :: Please note this event has been postponed and will now happen on 10 - 11 JULY, on the request of Bala SC due to covid uncertainty.2...

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24‒25 Jul 2021, Thorney Island SC (Chichester Harbour)
West Country Boat Repairs Millennium Series 4: Thorney Island SC , Chichester Harbour

Sailing in the beautiful Chichester harbour at a club with a large home fleet. This is traditionally the largest turnout of the year. Tides will play a part, but the...

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8‒13 Aug 2021, Royal Torbay Yacht Club
Astral Azure sponsored 2021 National Championship: Torbay

Fantastic holiday venue in the English Riviera, with a professional club, and excellent harbour launching into the open waters of Torbay. A £40 deposit paid before the end of January...

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4‒ 5 Sep 2021, Stone SC, Essex
West Country Boat Repairs Millennium Series 5 : Stone SC, Essex

Stone Sailing Club is a small and friendly place to sail, situated on the south bank of the River Blackwater in Essex close to Maldon and Burnham-on-Crouch. The river is...

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18‒19 Sep 2021, Carsington SC
Northern Series @ Carsington SC: 2 day event

2 day event with a class start (event shared with V3000).Friendly club in Derbyshire with a great 2000 fleet

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25 Sep 2021, Chichester Yacht Club, West Sussex
West Country Boat Repairs Millennium Series 6 : Chichester YC

This club has fantastic facilities and racing is immediately off the club lawn, so is great for spectators. Start times vary depending on tides so keep an eye open for...

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26 Sep 2021, Itchenor Sailing Club
Itchenor SC : Coached Open Meeting

An open meeting where you can learn. Coaches will be on hand to give advice during racing.

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