OK Dinghy WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS 2011 LARGS SCOTLAND
About Largs • Popular historic seaside town • In Ayrshire on Scotland’s beautiful west coast • Place of the last Viking invasion in the UK - the Battle of Largs in 1263 • Explore Scotland from here, it’s amazing!
The Scottish Sailing Institute • “Scotland’s RYA championship sailing venue” • Opened in 1999 as a Royal Yachting Association centre of excellence • The perfect sailing venue with spectacular scenery, professional race management and onshore entertainment
National & Open Championships Come and get some practice in!! • Tuesday 19th – Thursday 21st July 2011 • £70 entry fee • Same race officer & team as the Worlds • Prize giving & social event on the Thursday
World Championships 2011 • Sunday 24th – Friday 29th July 2011 • Entry fee - £220 • Lots of social events • Family social programme
Accommodation • Free camping on site with 24 hour access to toilet & shower facility • Discounted Bed & Breakfast at local Sports Scotland Centre (Inverclyde). Excellent facilities on site with free shuttle bus to and from sailing venue (block booking) • Many local Bed & Breakfast, hotels and self catering accommodation to choose from
Travel • Largs is 40 minutes from Glasgow Airports • Ferries • 1hour 30 mins from Rosyth for ferries coming in from Zeebrugge • 3hours 30mins from Newcastle for ferries from Stavanger/Amsterdam