Important Dates for 2023 Series
1st Feb – Applications open for existing Dabchicks members
1st March – Applications open for new members (2023 membership year)
31st March – Applications close and membership requirements to be fulfilled
Sun 16th April – Boat Inspections for Diamond, Emerald & Bronze fleets at Firs Caravan Park
Monday 24th April – Safety briefing – Support boat helms and crews
Weds 26th April – Safety Briefing – Sailors and Parents
Sat / Sun 29th / 30th April – Boating lake weekend for Diamond Fleet – Mandatory
Weds 3rd May – First Wednesday night on the water excluding Diamond Fleet
Weds 10th May – First Wednesday night on the water for Diamond Fleet
Dates are provisional and subject to change.
Other Events, Dates and Info
11th – 12th March – Feva Regional Training Group (TBC)
Booking: Contact Charles McLellan
1st – 2nd April – RYA Optimist Regional Training Group
1st – 2nd April – IOCA Optimist Training
Contact Ceri Rogers for info
8th – 9th July – Mersea Cadets Invade Tollesbury – Sailing / Camping Trip
Contact Laura Jones
15th July – The Beastie. Optimist, Feva, ILCA, Tera Open Event.
Contact Charles McLellan
31st July – 4th August – Cadet Week
Key documents can be found on the document download page in the Sunset series area of the Dabchicks web site, these include : Notice of Series, Support Boat Insurance forms, Galley order forms, safety plan etc.