Courses will be either be communicated directly from the Safety Boat to competitors or displayed on a board with course letter and colour. Yachts should listen on VHF CH8 for details or approach within hailing distance. Yacht courses use the permanent FYC marks N, E and W and a also a Home mark, H, a yellow or orange cylinder optionally laid on the day to allow a windward start/finish.
The start and finish lines will be between two marks specially laid and generally used also for the dinghy start/ finish line.
|North Mark||N 55° 57'.443||W 3° 4'.644|
|East Mark||N 55° 57'.157||W 3° 3'.549|
|West Mark||N 55° 57'.221||W 3° 5'.308|
|Green Courses (marks to starboard)||Red Courses (marks to port)|
|A||W N H||2.0 NM||A||N W H||2.0 NM|
|B||N E H||2.0 NM||B||E N H||2.0 NM|
|C||W E W N H||4.0 NM||C||N W E W H||4.0 NM|
|D||N E W E H||4.0 NM||D||E W E N H||4.0 NM|
|E||W N E H||2.4 NM||E||E N W H||2.4 NM|
|F||N H N E H||3.3 NM||F||E H E N H||3.0 NM|
|(Distances are approximate since location of H mark is variable.)|