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FinnFest (Finn Open Festival)

16th - 17 July, from 11:30

A celebration of seventy years of Finn Olympic sailing and history

at Bosham Sailing Club





The Event:

  • Chichester Harbour courses, committee boat starts
  • Up to six races across two days
  • First start not before 11.30 both days
  • Finish of the last race each day at historic Bosham Quay
  • Competitors' teas and Saturday dinner
  • Notice of Race and Sailing Instructions available under 'Downloads' below
  • British Finn Association Traveller Series 2022

Friday 15th July Pre-event Training with Cameron Tweedle: ex Under 23 British Sailing Team Finn Sailor covering Personal Assessment // Your Key Focus for Faster Finning // Get Familar with the Race Course. Cost £35/pp Limited to 8. Book under @Tickets' below. Any questions about the training please email Jeremy Drummond Plus one hour bar talk on Friday evening by Bosham Finn Captain Dick Pratt on "The Querks of Tide & Eddies & Wind in Chichester Harbour".

Celebratory supper: At Bosham Sailing Club, 19.00 on the Saturday. Please see below for menu. £22pp for two courses. Book your tickets under 'Tickets' below

  • Cajun spiced roast shoulder of pork OR vegetable & halloumi kebabs with dukkah. Served with new potato salad, mixed garden salad, pistachio & cranberry rainbow slaw & baps
  • Summer pudding served with double cream OR Chocolate Eton mess

Key Information:

  • Teas: Served after racing both days at the BSC clubhouse.
  • Boat storage: Available overnight in the BSC dinghy park or for limited numbers on Quay Meadow (at owners risk). No boats to be left on the quay overnight unless in paid berths.
  • Car parking: Please use the District Council car park in the village. Strictly no parking on or around the quay, meadow or dinghy park,
  • Lockers: Available in clubhouse (need £1 coin).
  • Notices to competitors: Will be posted on this page

Charity: The event is supporting the Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundation. We anticipate the attendance of some well-known sailors with raffles and auctions to raise money.



Open Meeting Entry Single-handed £50.00 (late booking)

Available till 16 Jul 2022

Finn Training Friday 15th July £35.00

Available till 14 Jul 2022

Chichester Harbour visitors fee £2.00

Required for all boats not possessing an annual Chichester Harbour dues plaque

Two Course Dinner £22.00

Available till 14 Jul 2022

Please see below for menu choices and to add relevant booking details.

Tide times

16 July 2022
↑HW 01:42 4.7m
↑HW 14:33 4.8m
17 July 2022
↑HW 02:35 4.7m
↑HW 15:22 4.8m

Tide data for ChichesterHarbourEntrance

Last updated 8:06pm on 3 July 2022

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