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The 2020 event is on Saturday 19 Sept 2020

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The 2020 event is on Saturday 19 Sept 2020

In the 2019 event . . .

Over 150 went for the full course, with Rob Kent taking first in the windsurfer, first SUP_C was Marie Buchanan, and first SUP_I Chris Witty (16th overall).

Chris Rashley was first Sea Kayak, Aaron Coode first OC1

Winner of the short course SUP event was SUP_C Mike Ridsdill Smith, first SUP_I Rosie Acton (4th overall).

2019 Results for all classes can be found here

See 2019 event images here

See 2019 video here

Hayling Island Challenge - Saturday 19 Sept 2020

Open to Windsurfers, SUPs and a number of Canoe classes (OC1, OC2, OC6) the aim is to appeal to both experienced competitors and less experienced riders.

This iconic event gives entrants the opportunity to challenge themselves to the Starboard Course - the full 14-mile circumnavigation or the Red Paddle Co 9-mile course which runs along the more sheltered side of the island.

Early Bird offer, all entries received and paid before midnight on 30 June will automatically be entered into a Prize Draw for a chance to win £100 (must be spent at Hayling Island Sailing Club and can be used for event accommodation, food & drink). See On-Line Entry below . . .

Advance Entries are over XXX

The Round Hayling Challenge Press Release - XXXXXXXX

Windsurf NOR - TBA

Advance information for Paddlers - TBA

Race Instructions - TBA

Entry Fees

Windsurfer / SUP / Single Kayak / OC1 - £XX (HISC Members £XX)

Tandem Windsurfer or SUP / OC2 - £XX

OC6 - £XX

On-Line entry is now Closed . . . Contact the HISC Office for entry information

Early Bird offer, all entries received and paid before midnight on XXXX June will automatically be entered into a Prize Draw for a chance to win £100 (must be spent at Hayling Island Sailing Club and can be used for event accommodation, food & drink).

Competitors under 18 years of age during the event shall submit signed Parent/Guardian Declarations before racing - Click Here.

Entry List - TBA

General Event Information

Hayling Island Sailing Club (HISC) is one of the UK's premier sailing clubs. Perfectly situated at the entrance to Chichester Harbour, HISC not only offers some of the best views over the harbour but also breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as overnight accommodation for both entrants and spectators.

Watch this space for further information on evening entertainment. 

HISC General Information

HISC Competitor Information Sheet - Available Here

Reception is open daily: 09:00 - 17:00 - Tel: +44 (0)23 9246 3768

The Bar is open daily: 11:00 - 23:00.

The Restaurant is open daily: Breakfast 08:00 - 10:30, Lunch 12:30 - 14:30, Dinner: 19:00 - 21:00.

Packed Lunches will be available to purchase from the Snack Bar from: 09:00hrs

Accommodation is available at HISC - Click Here

How to get to Hayling Island SC - Click Here

Harbour Chandlers are on site, they can be contacted on 023 92 465385.

Mobile homes/Camper vans/Camping

No vehicle may be used for overnight sleeping accommodation within the precincts of the Club.

This includes the overflow car park behind the RNLI Lifeboat Station, the causeway and the car/boat park.

Similarly, No caravan or tent may be placed within the precincts of the Club.

See the Mobile homes/camper vans/camping rules

Contact the HISC Office - 023 92 463 768

Please help by abiding with the Camper Van rules so that HISC complies with the law and retains the goodwill of its neighbours.

Boat Parking

If required Trailer storage will be in a designated area in the Carpark next to the Lifeboat station, please ensure all trailers are labelled with owners name and sail number.