The Int. 5.5m World Championship commences Friday 3 January thru till 13 January. 24 Competitors wiii be representing 7 countries. All boats will be berthed on C-Arm Marina in order of their age, come down and see these Classic and Modern boats. Racing will be held on the "Palm Beach Circle'.
There is a full schedule of social events back at the Club. Members are invited to participate via purchasing tickets from reception.
The 2020 Scandinavian Gold Cup and World Championship Is being held at the Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club, in Newport, Australia
Event website for results and documents: https://www.rpayc.com.au/sailing/5-5m-world-champ-2020
Club website: https://www.rpayc.com.au
Class website: 5.5class.org
Fri 3 January • Measurement/Registration
Sat 4 - Tues 7 January • Scandinavian Gold Cup
Sat 4 - Tues 7 January • Royal Kaag Classic Cup/Hankø Evolution Cup
Mon 6 - Tues 7 January • Alfred’s Gold Cup
Tues 7 January • Prizegiving
Tues 7 - Weds 8 January • Worlds Measurement/Registration
Thurs 9 - Mon 13 January • World Championship • 9 races scheduled
Mon 13 January • Closing Ceremony & Prizegiving
The 5.5 Class will release international press releases each day during the event. Sign up to receive these at: https://www.5.5class.org/contact
Daily highlights will be produced each day and available on the 5.5 Metre Class YouTube channel:https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCSRy5MaygdLsP5hCsLWKACw and Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/5.5Class
Daily photo galleries will be posted on:
Flickr: https://www.flickr.com/photos/fivepointfivemetre (Full galleries – medium resolution)
All photos are free of rights for editorial use only, with credit to photographer.
Full high resolution galleries for other usage and commercial downloads can be found here.
For specific requests please contact Robert Deaves communication(at) 5.5class.org
Follow the event through the 5.5 Metre Class Social Media Channels