Race and Social Programme

Racing will take place in the Colne/Blackwater Estuary with three races scheduled per day. Most races will be on windward/leeward courses with one longer distance planned. Oarstore bar open every day when you come ashore. 

Saturday August 06

Tide Times:

HW: 06:25 – 4.2m
LW: 12:09 – 1.3m
HW: 18:46 – 4.4m

Pre Race Day

09:00 – 1800 Race Office Open
15:00 – Launching at Morgan Marine
18:00 – Event Briefing
19:00 – Pre- race supper

Evening Entertainment

20:00 – Commodore’s Reception

Sunday August 07

Tide Times:

HW: 07:30 – 4.1m
LW: 13:37 – 1.3m
HW: 19:58 – 4.3m

Races 1-3

10: 30 – Race 1 start
Race 2 – To follow R1
Race 3 – To follow R2
18:30 – Daily prizegiving
19:00 – Evening meal

Evening Entertainment

White Formula
Party Night.
Dancing to Lyrix Disco

Monday August 08

Tide Times:

HW: 08:48 – 4.0m
LW: 15:13 – 1.2m
HW: 21:23 – 4.3m

Races 4-6

10:30 – Race 4 start
Race 5 – To follow R4
ace 6 – Longer Distance Race to follow R5
18:00 – Sonata Class AGM
18:30 – Daily prizegiving
19:00 – Evening meal

Evening Entertainment

Live band: Two Direction

Tuesday August 09

Tide Times:

HW: 10:11 – 4.1m
LW: 16:37 – 1.0m
HW: 22:40 – 4.6m

Races 7-9

10:30 – Race 7 start
Race 8 – To follow R7
Race 9 – To follow R8
18:30 – Daily prizegiving
19:00 – Evening meal

Evening Entertainment

Live band:
Sax and the Voice

Wednesday August 10

Tide Times:

LW: 05:11 – 4.0m
HW: 11:23 – 4.4m
LW: 17:55 – 0.8m

Races 10-12

10:30 – Race 10 start
Race 11 – To follow R10
Race 12 – To follow R11
18:30 – Main prizegiving
19:00 – Evening BBQ

Evening Entertainment

Live rock band:
Stone Shuffle Jones

Sonata Nationals 2022
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Waterside, Brightlingsea CO7 0AX
Brightlingsea harbour
VHF Channel 68
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