The Fast Cruise sailing instructions 2018-19 are available for download below (last updated September 2018).
Saturday 13th October, 2018
The first Fast Cruise of the 2018-19 season will link up with the Frostbite Rally for a pontoon party in Cowes (weather permitting). This will be followed by dinner and dancing to a live band at the RORC Cowes Clubhouse.
Saturday 17th November, 2018
The Fast Cruise 2 will be going to Southampton Town Quay. The course will be published on the Thursday prior to the event.
Saturday 1st December, 2018
Visit to the Folly Inn at Whippingham, on the Medina between Cowes and Newport
Saturday 19th January, 2019
The Fast Cruise 4 will be going back to Old Portsmouth to visit the historic Royal Naval and Royal Albert Yacht Club. There will be a delicious hot buffet dinner in the clubhouse, with the opportunity to take a look at the fascinating exhibits on display.
Saturday 16th February, 2019
The Fast Cruise 5 will be going to The Hamble. We will be dining in the Thaiger Lounge (formerly known as Boomerang Bar and Restaurant) at 1-3 High Street, Hamble, S031 4HA. A set menu has been arranged, please note you will need to indicate your main course selection when booking.
Berths have been reserved at Port Hamble Marina. Skippers, when booking please do confirm whether you require a berth.
The course will be published on Thursday evening, prior to the event as usual.
Saturday 30th March, 2019
Booking is now open for the final Fast Cruise and Prize giving on Sat 30 March to the Island Sailing Club, Cowes, where will be having a full 3 course dinner
Berths have been reserved at Shepards Wharf Marina.