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2020 UK Series

SB20 UK NATIONAL & SOLENT SERIES 2020

2020 National Series – National Championships plus best 2 results count (National Championships and Cowes Grand Slam have a 0.8 multiplier)

2020 Solent Series – Best 4 out of 7 results count

The table below identifes which events feature in the UK National Series and the Solent Series. It also includes the Grand Slam Series and World Championships (plus Portugese Nationals as a worlds warm up).

2020 Event Date UK National Series Solent Series Note
Asian Grand Slam 6-9 Feb      
Frostbite Champs (Warsash SC) 14-15 March    YES  www.sb20class.com/uk-frostbite-championships/
Warsash SC Spring Series CANCELLED     Four Sundays
Northern Championships (Windemere) POSTPONED      
Warsash SC Spring Champs WE1 CANCELLED     Twin weekend event
Warsash SC Spring Champs WE2 CANCELLED     Twin weekend event
Vice Admiral’s Cup (RORC) CANCELLED     Weekend Event (no longer 3 days)
Southern Champs (RTYC) CANCELLED      
Dutch Grand Slam & N. Sea Regatta 30 May-2 June      
Round the Island Race POSTPONED     Stand Alone Event
UK Sprint Champs (Portland) POSTPONED     Coached event
UK National Champs (Portland) POSTPONED     For National Series multiply result by 0.8
Portuguese Nationals CANCELLED      
Belgian Nationals (Ostend) 3-5 July      
Summer Regatta (Cascais) CANCELLED      
Royal Solent YC Taitinger Regatta  CANCELLED   YES  
Cowes Week Grand Slam  8-11 Aug  YES   For National Series multiply result by 0.8
Cowes Week Mini Slam 12-15 Aug    YES  
Cascais Vela (Worlds warm Up) CANCELLED      
World Champs (Cascais) CANCELLED      
SB2o UK Sprint Championships 17 Sept YES  YES  
SB20 National Championships 18-20 Sept YES    
Royal Southern YC September Regatta REPLACED BY NATIONALS      
Round the Island Race 26 Sept     Stand Alone Event
Hamble One Design Champs WE1 10-11 October   YES Twin weekend Event
Hamble One Design Champs WE2 24-25 October     Twin weekend Event
Inland Championships (Windemere) 7-8 November YES    

 

SB20 UK NATIONAL SERIES 2020 (updated due to C19 virus related cancelations and may be further updated)

UK National Series

  • UK Inland Championships
  • UK Sprint Championships
  • UK National Championships*
  • Cowes Grand Slam (1sthalf of Cowes Week)*

National Series Qualification & Scoring

  • UK National Championships plus best two other results count (may include DNC)
  • For events a boat does not race in it will score DNC, (DNC = number of entries in busiest event plus 1)

National Series Weighting for Major Events

  • * For the National Series a 0.8 multiplier is applied to both the UK Nationals and the Cowes Grand Slam results, i.e. your final event result will be multiplied by 0.8 before becoming a series result.
  • Multipliers are not applied to DNC scores

National Series Entry

  • Every paid up SB20 member/boat that competes in one or more series events will automatically be entered into the UK National Series.

SB20 SOLENT SERIES 2020 (updated due to C19 virus related cancelations and may be further updated)

Solent Series

  • Frostbite Championships
  • Royal Solent YC Taitinger Regatta
  • Cowes Mini Slam (2nd half of Cowes Week)
  • UK Sprint Championships
  • Hamble One Design Championships (single weekend)

Solent Series Qualification & Scoring

  • 1 event counts as a series
  • If only 1 or 2 events are sailed all results count. If 3 or 4 events are sailed then 1 discard is applied.  If 5 events are sailed then your best 3 results count.  If 6 or more events are sailed your best 4 results count.
  • For events a boat does not race in it’s series score will be DNC, (DNC = number of series entries plus 1)

Solent Series Weighting for Major Events

  • There are no multipliers in 2020

Solent Series Entry

  • Every paid up SB20 member/boat that competes in one or more of the series events will automatically be entered into the Solent Series. 

If a dispute arises as to the wording of the above notice or scoring (for either series) then the UK Class Secretary’s opinion on the intended wording will be applied and will be final.