The 2013 Angel of the North

We got a lovely note from our friends in Durham and Newcastle, which may suit some of those that are looking to hone their skills before the ITRA Nationals 9-10 November:

“Hello all you lovely sailors.

The weather has turned, and we all know what that means…. the start of the University sailing season is just around the corner.

I am very pleased to announce that Durham and Newcastle Universities will once again be working together to produce the premier team racing event of the North East…. The Angel of the North 2013.

Main details:

Date: 2nd/3rd November
Racing: Derwent Reservoir (run by Durham)
First signal: 9.57am Saturday
Social/Accommodation: Newcastle

Entry price is £240 per team and places are limited, so make sure you get your entry forms in quickly! (places are allocated first-come, first-served)

Social tickets are £15 per person, to include Friday/Saturday socials and Saturday/Sunday lunches & tea. Themes for the nights out will be announced closer to the event.

We would love to welcome you all to the event – no matter whether a University, School or Alumni team, we look forward to seeing you here!”

You can find more details in the event page or in the Facebook Event page.