2022 UK Series | SB20 Class

2022 UK Series

PROVISIONAL SB20 UK NATIONAL & SOLENT SERIES 2022

2022 National Series – National Championships plus best 2 results count (National Championships and Cowes Grand Slam have a 0.8 multiplier)

2022 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 Portuguese Nationals as a worlds warm up).

2022 Event Date UK National Series Solent Series Note
World Championships (Singapore) Feb      
Frostbite Championships March    YES  www.sb20class.com/uk-frostbite-championships/
Warsash SC Spring Series 13, 20, 27 March, 3 April     Four Sundays
Northern Champs    YES    
Warsash SC Spring Champs WE1 9-10 April     Twin weekend event
Warsash SC Spring Champs WE2 23-24 April   YES Twin weekend event
RORC Vice Admiral’s Cup  May   YES Weekend Event 
Royal Southern YC June Regatta June   YES  
Round the Island Race 25 June      Stand Alone Event
Royal Solent YC Taitinger Regatta  July   YES  
Cowes Week Grand Slam  30 July-2 Aug  YES   For National Series multiply result by 0.8
Cowes Week Mini Slam 3-6 Aug    YES  
UK Sprint Championships (Solent) Sept YES YES Coached event
UK National Champs (Solent) Sept YES   For National Series multiply result by 0.8
Hamble One Design Champs WE1 Oct   YES Twin weekend Event
Hamble One Design Champs WE2 Oct     Twin weekend Event
Inland Championships   YES    

SB20 UK NATIONAL SERIES 2022

UK National Series

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

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

SB20 SOLENT SERIES 2022

Solent Series

  • Frostbite Championships
  • Warsash SC Spring Championships (single weekend)
  • RORC Vice Admirals Cup
  • Royal Southern YC June Regatta
  • Royal Solent YC Taitinger Regatta
  • Cowes Mini Slam (2ndhalf of Cowes Week)
  • 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

  • For the Solent Series a 0.8 multiplier is applied to both the Southern Area Championships Result, i.e. your final event result will be multiplied by 0.8 before becoming a series result.

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.