West Lakes Course Closures / Restrictions , Sat 10th Oct , Surf Life Saving , Enduro Events, Surf boat, Swim, Board, Ski

To All West Lakes Regatta Course Users 

 See below for this weekends events and course restrictions

 

Event  : 1 

    Surf Life Saving,  Endurance Events     

Part of course affected: 

     Round the Island  ( Anti clockwise from 8am till 9am) 

0m – 2000m ,  lanes 0 to 7,   9am-2pm

Time of Event 

    Sat 10th Oct

   8:00 am to 2:00 pm (approx)

Surfboat Around the Island Race  8-9am

Starts from main beach (1800m lane 0) then around the Island anticlockwise

 

Various Swim, Board, and Swim events from 9am till 2pm

  

AM Ramsay Course open for training (all lanes) from 6am till 7.45am

2000m COURSE CLOSED TO ALL TRAINING, FROM 7.45 am  till 2pm

As Surf boats will be racing diagonally across the course from the main beach, then heading in an anti clockwise direction around the island, it is considered unsafe to have rowing crews on the course or around the Island from 8 till 9am.  Also power boats will be on the course setting up turning buoys at various positions after 8am

All rowing training after 9am, must only be from Annie Watt Reserve ( Northern Beach)

All departing crews must row directly to the eastern side of the lake before heading  North , away from the finish line.  Please keep to normal training patterns ie  your bow side of the lake at all times when training

Returning crews have priority over departing crews on the Northern beach after 9am

THE NORTHERN BEACH WILL BE BUSY, PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU DEPART, OR RETURN AND VACATE THE BEACH AS QUICKLY AS POSSIBLE,  TO HELP AVOID CONGESTION

 

Finish Pontoon reserved for SURF LIFE SAVING from 8am till 2pm