Events

Barton Bunny – 20th April 2019

Norfolk Punt Club & The White Horse Inn bring you the Barton Bunny.

20th April 2019 – Easter Saturday on Barton Broad

Tow out from Punt Club moorings at Barton Turf 10.30am & 11.20am Briefing 12.00pm; First start 12.30pm

Entry fee: £10 per boat; £15 double-handers. Includes tea & cake

All proceeds to the NPC Centenary Fund Tell your friends. Open to non-members.

Win a meal for two at the White Horse Happy Hour for participants and spectators at the White Horse afterwards (Watch NPC website and facebook page in case of cancellation due to bad weather) See puntclub.co.uk for more details Barton Bunny Terms

River Cruiser Open – 8th & 9th June 2019

Open to all River Cruisers. Saturday Briefing 1 p.m. Races at 2 p.m. & 4 p.m. Sunday 1030 a.m & 12.00 on Sunday Cost £25 and includes free tea and cake for all competitors on Saturday & Sunday morning. Prize giving after the last race on Sunday. Prizes awarded Achievement Trophy – Presented by Mr & Mrs Gill in 1999 and awarded at the Barton Cruiser Open event to the Yacht, being a member of the river cruiser class as defined by the class rules, which is placed highest in the overall results of the event, and has a handicap equal to or greater than the lowest of the handicaps as published in the Green Book, of the following three yachts, Achievement (11), Moonraker (22) and Matilda (300) whether of not any of these three yachts is competing at the event.

Barton Broad Challenge Cup – Presented by Mr & Mrs I Mason in 1999 and awarded at the Barton Cruiser Open to the leading yacht in the alternative part of the fleet to the Achievement trophy, with 3 races out of 4 to count

White Horse Trophy – overall winner

White Boat Open – 15th & 16th June 2019

More details to follow

Bittern Open – 23rd June 2019

Briefing at 11.00am, first race at 11.30am.

Tow out from Barton Staithe at 10.45.

£10 entry.

Norfolk Punt Open – 29th and 30th June 2019

Briefing: 11.30 on Saturday on the pontoons

Races: Saturday to start at 1200, 1400, and

1600.

Sunday at 10.30 and 12.00.

Racing for the Ardea Trophy

4 races out of 5 to count

Travellers Series Event

Tow out from Barton Turf at 10.45 on Sat & 9.45am on Sun

Entry fee = £15

Sat Night: BBQ on the Pontoon – bring your own food &

drink, cooking facilities provided.

Important new sailing instructions – Please ensure ALL your crew

bring BUOYANCY AIDS as they will be compulsory if windy!

For more information contact:

Punt Owners Association Secretary: Rupert Reddington rupert@neontribe.co.uk

Prize giving after the last race on Sunday.

Norfolk Punt Championships – 17th and 18th August 2019

5 Races, 4 to count for the

  • Punt Championship Cup
  • Hardchine Trophy
  • Cuckoo Cup
  • Progress Challenge Cup
  • Broads Haven Trophy
  • Several Bottles of Champagne

Briefing at 11:00 on the pontoons

Saturday – Races at 12:00 14:00 16:00
Sunday – Races at 10:30 12:00

All competitors are invited to the Punt Championship party on Saturday evening to partake in light refreshments. The venue for this event will be communicated by the Punt Class Secretary when sending out the Championship invitations.

Entry can be via form sent out from class secretary or on the day

Regatta – 24th and 25th August 2019

Notices of race to follow

Barts Bash – 15th September 2019

Details to follow

Athene Cup – 12 October 2019

Starts at Thurne Mouth/Oby Dyke, sailing up to near Womack, down to Upton and up towards St Benets.

Racing for the Athene Cup and the Blackbird Trophy.

Come and watch or join in.

Race details to follow.