XOD Open Events in 2019

Each of the Divisions organize and run their own annual racing programme, which can be found at  Where X Boats are Raced

The principal events of the Class are described below and are open to members from all Divisions.  A summary list can be downloaded through the link on the right.

Note:  Details of sailing events should be requested from the Organising Authority.

JUNE 2019

Monday 17 –  Friday 21

Itchenor Points Week – Five days, one race per day all around Chichester Harbour; evening social events.

Itchenor SC

JULY 2019

Saturday 13 – Sunday 14

Central Solent Championships 
Five races, 1 discard, over 2 days from committee boat starts on the Hillhead Plateau.

R Southern YC

Saturday 20 – Wednesday 24

LYMINGTON XOD WEEK

Click here for the Lymington Week POSTER

One race on Saturday starting around 14:00 hrs

Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday – Two races per day with first warning at 12:55 hrs

Entry fee of £35 includes tea and cake after racing and a social evening with hog roast and band.

Pontoon berthing for visiting boats at Royal Lymington Yacht Club, subject to availability, included in entry fee (book early).

Click here for the Notice of Race and other information.

Click to enter online via the RLYC website.  Please call the RLymYC office to pay.   Visiting boats pay for XOD Week only, or for XOD Week plus any other Lymington events they may wish to take part in during 2019.  Boats already entered for the Lymington 2019 season are automatically entered into Lymington XOD Week.

R Lymington YC

Friday 26 – Sunday 28

Taittinger Regatta, Yarmouth
Three races over 2 days; 17 classes; champagne reception Friday evening.

Click here for more information from the Royal Solent YC

R Solent YC

Saturday 27 – Sunday 28

XOD Telegraph Bowl
Five races, I discard, over 2 days from committee  boat starts in mid Solent.

Click here for the Notice of Race and Entry Form

RORC

Monday 29 – Friday 2 August

Cowes Classics Week
Over 25 classes; 8 races, 1 discard, over 5 days; up to 3 races per day; committee boat starts in mid Solent; predominantly windward/leeward courses; XOD entry of 46 in 2018; afternoon teas; evening social events.

Click here for the event website, Notice of Race and online entry

R London YC

AUGUST 2019

Saturday 3

Household Division Regatta
One race starting from the RYS line off Cowes, as part of the CCCA Solent Series

Click here for the Notice of Race, Entry form and online entry

HDYC

Sunday 4

Royal Yacht Squadron Regatta
One race starting from the RYS line off Cowes, as part of the CCCA Solent Series

Click here for the Notice of Race, Entry form and online entry

RYS

Wednesday 14

XOD Class Cowes Week Cocktail Party at the RORC Cowes Clubhouse, 6.30-8pm

XODCA

Thursday 15

Cowes Division party, Cowes Corinthian YC

Cowes Division

Friday 16

Captain’s Cup points series ends.  Fireworks display.

Cowes Week Limited

Saturday 17

Cowes Town Regatta Day.   Cowes Week ends.

Cowes Week Limited

Sunday 18 – Friday 23

Poole Week 2019

Six days racing inside and outside the harbour, combination of 1 and 2 races per day, starts at 14:00 hrs.  Berthing available for visiting XODs.  Very attractive early bird entry fees.  Click here for the Notice of Race and Online Entry

Parkstone YC

SEPTEMBER 2019

Saturday 14 – Sunday 15

Battle of Britain Regatta

RAF YC

Saturday 21 – Sunday 22

Hamble Classics Regatta

R Southern YC

Wednesday 25, Saturday 28

Lymington XOD Autumn Series starts.  Racing Wednesdays and Saturdays.

R Lymington YC

OCTOBER 2019

Wednesday 2 – Saturday 26

Lymington XOD Autumn Series.  Racing on Wednesdays and Saturdays

R Lymington YC

NOVEMBER 2019

Saturday 30

(note change from 23 November)

XOD Class annual Prize Giving followed by the AGM, 11 am, at the Royal Lymington Yacht Club

XODCA

Details of sailing events should be requested from the Organising Authority.