Dinghy : Snowflake Series 3 & 4

Event Details


High Tide High Water
13:09 4.8


Snowflake 2021


The Snowflake series is scheduled for the following dates.

Title Date
Snowflake Series 1 & 2 17th January 2021 12:45 pm
Snowflake Series 3 & 4 31st January 2021 11:30 am
Snowflake Series 5 & 6 14th February 2021 11:45 am
Snowflake Series 7 & 8 28th February 2021 10:30 am
Snowflake Series 9 & 10 and Prize Giving 14th March 2021 11:00 am




  • Competitors must register in advance through the website for the Snowflake series.
  • Competitors must register for the Snowflake one event at a time.
  • CYC members can register up to 2 weeks before each event.
  • Visitors can register one week before each event.
  • Visitors paying for a Berth for the Snowflake series will be registered for the whole series. Visitor Berths are limited, so registration for Snowflake berths is Open NOW.

Daily Entry Fees

  • Adult CYC members Daily Entry will cost £5
  • Adult Visitor daily entry will cost £10
  • Junior entry will be Free.
  • Chichester Harbour Dues Stickers £2

Dinghy Park Berths

  • Visitors requiring a Berth are invited to register immediately, spaces are limited.
  • The Visitors berth booking fee, will include registration for all events in the snowflake series.
  • Visitors with a Berth in the dinghy park do not need to register for the individual events.
  • Visitor Berths must be vacated at the end of the Snowflake series.
  • Adult Series Entry including Berthing will cost £100 including a £20 deposit for the dinghy park tag.
  • Junior Series entry including Berthing will cost £60 including a £20 deposit for the dinghy park tag.


  • In response to the need to maintain social distancing CYC have been limiting the upper wind strength in which racing will be run.  Please be aware that there is risk that racing will be cancelled in wind strengths that in normal times might be sailable.  CYC will endeavour to take that decision the previous afternoon to avoid a wasted journey, but such a decision may be made any time up to the start of the race by the PRO
  • The club has limited changing facilities, please arrive ready to sail.
  • Masks must be worn if entering the club to use the toilet facilities.
  • The Briefing will be held outdoors following Social Distancing Measures – in front of the sloop patio.
  • The Dinghy Tea-Bar is closed, however, the club is operating a Take-away service from a Window on the Canal side of the club house.

Arrangements are subject to change.


The Event may be cancelled if covid restrictions prevent racing, or if the CYC race committee decide that it is not safe to run the event.


In the event of a cancellation CYC will try to inform competitors as soon as possible through both the Website and a CYC Visitors WhatsApp group (register for the winter series whatsapp group here)



50 Places Remaining.

Open Event Booking

Age of Helm if under 18 - Registration must be completed by a Parent or Guardian.

For Junior Entries please provide the contact email address of Parent or Guardian.

For Junior Entries, please provide a contact number for Parent or Guardian.

Name of Crew

Age of Crew if under 18 - Registration must be completed by a Parent or Guardian.

In multi-fleet open meetings select the fleet you intend to enter. It is not permitted to change fleets during a race series.

Competitor Declaration

I agree to be bound by the Racing Rules of Sailing, and all other rules that govern this event. In particular, I confirm that I have read the Notice of Race & Sailing Instructions for the event and accept their provisions and agree that my boat will conform to the requirements set out in the Notice of Race & Sailing Instructions throughout the event.

Liability Exclusion

The safety of a boat and her entire management including insurance shall be the sole responsibility of the competitor/person in charge. Neither this notice nor any inspection of the boat limits or reduces the absolute responsibility of the competitor/person in charge for their crew, the boat and her management. The event organisers shall not be liable for any loss, damage, death or personal injury howsoever caused to the competitor/person in charge, or crew or accompanying persons, as a result of their taking part in the event and races and the competitor/person in charge indemnifies the event organisers against all and any costs, claims, demands and liabilities in respect of the same. Moreover, Sailing is a hazardous activity every competitor/person in charge warrants the suitability of their boat and crew to face the conditions that may arise in the course of the race or races of the event. Chichester Yacht Club will not pass on any information to any other organization . I agree to CYC contacting me regarding this and future events.

Parent or Guardian Declaration

(if the crew or helm is under 18) Under law, this crew is my dependent and I accept the statements above. I confirm that my dependent is competent to take part and I am responsible for my dependant throughout the event. During the time my dependent is afloat I will be around the venue that is hosting the event or I will inform the race officer in writing as to my whereabouts and who is acting in loco parentis during my absence.

Event Tickets

Ticket Price Quantity
CYC Member Adult Daily Entry £5.00 Sold out
Junior Daily Entry £0.00 Sold out
Visitor Daily Entry £10.00 Sold out
Visitor Daily Entry (inc Harbour Dues) £12.00 Sold out
Junior Daily Entry (inc Harbour dues) £2.00 Sold out