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Royal Victoria YC Open

The next event on the Rooster Southern Traveller Series is taking place on the 16th/17th April at Royal Victoria Yacht Club on the Isle of Wight and is open for entries in both regatta and main fleet. For those keen to test their skills honed over the winter as part of the various squads or keen to get a result in the Rooster Southern Traveller Series, you can be assured of a warm welcome to the club.

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For sailors who are considering the Selections at WPNSA two weeks later, the Solent will offer an excellent opportunity to sail with tides and waves. RVYC has negotiated favourable ferry travel with 50% off Wightlink ferries. Split over two days with a targeted six races, the schedule has been arranged to enable an early departure off the island on Sunday to ensure sailors can be home at a sensible time. Don’t delay and sign up to take part in what is sure to be a great weekends sailing.

RVYC Open: Accommodation & Ferries

WightLink Ferries are offering a 50% discount for those travelling to the RVYC OpenClick here to download the form, and email it to office@rvyc.org.uk as soon as possible.

Some accommodation suggestions for the RVYC Open:

Name Location Indicative Cost Style Web Address
Isle of Wight Treehouse Wootton £450 for 6 people for 2 nights Something different www.isleofwighttreehouse.com
The Fishbourne Inn Fishbourne (Adjacent to club) £85 for 2 people for 1 night Nice pub with accommodation www.thefishbourne.co.uk
Grange Farm Wootton £90 for 2 people for 1 night Bed and Breakfast and Self Catering cottages www.grange-farm-holidays.co.uk
Travelodge Newport £43 for a family room What the tin says! Parking charges apply https://www.travelodge.co.uk/hotels/338/Newport-Isle-of-Wight-hotel
Travelodge Ryde £46 for a family room As above https://www.travelodge.co.uk/hotels/596/Ryde-Isle-of-Wight-hotel
Premier Inn Newport £73 for a family room Nicer than the Travelodge. Pub and parking on site http://www.premierinn.com/gb/en/hotels/england/isle-of-wight/newport/isle-of-wight-newport.html?cid=GLBC_IOWMED
Kite Hill Caravan Park Wootton £7.50 per night Local campsite http://kitehillfarm.co.uk
Wavells Quayside B&B Wootton £35pppn Local B&B http://wavells-quayside-bb.co.uk/index.aspx
Bridlesford Lodge Farm Wootton £40pppn Local B&B http://www.briddlesfordlodgefarm.com/isle-of-wight-bed-breakfast/
Hedges B&S Wootton £25pppn Local B&B http://hedges-bedandbreakfast.co.uk/index.html