2016 Fireball World Championships Event Program

Below is the preliminary daily program for the 2016 Fireball World Championships. The program highlights the daily racing schedule as well as the evening and optional social activities in offer throughout the event. Please note that this is a preliminary program and may change before the start of the event. We will update you on any changes to the program and with the final program being set before the start of the event.

International week & SA Champs 3rd-10th Dec

DateDayActivities on shoreRacingSocial - eveningSocial - day activities
3rd Dec ‘16SatRace office opens - 14h00 to 18h00NoneEvening at leisureGetting to know Mossel Bay
4th Dec ‘16SunRegistration and measurement for Pre-Worlds and Worlds: 09h00 - 13h00 and 14h00 to 18h00NoneHappy hour at yacht club (18h00-19h00). Evening at leisureGetting to know Mossel Bay
5th Dec ‘16MonRegistration and measurement for Pre-Worlds and Worlds: 09h00 - 13h00 and 14h00 - 18h00NoneWelcoming and Opening Ceremony for Pre-Worlds at yacht club (18h00-19h00). Talk by: Fiona Ayerst on diving & scuba in Mossel BayTrips or excursions
6th Dec ‘16TuesRegistration and measurement for Pre-Worlds and Worlds: 09h00 - 13h00 and 14h00 - 18h00Race 1 - 14h00Happy hour at yacht club (18h00-19h00). Talk by: Skydive Mossel Bay.
Dinner- See notice board
Trips or excursions
7th Dec ‘16WedRegistration and measurement for Pre-Worlds and Worlds: 09h00 - 11h00Race 2 & 3 - 12h00Happy hour at yacht club (18h00-19h00). Talk by: Mossel Bay Physiotherapists.
Dinner- see notice board
Trips or excursions
8th Dec ‘16ThurRegistration and measurement for Pre-Worlds and Worlds: 09h00 - 11h00Race 4 & 5 -12h00Mitchell’s Brewery Happy hour at yacht club (18h00-19h00).
Evening at leisure
Trips or excursions
9th Dec ‘16FriRegistration and measurement for Pre-Worlds and Worlds: 09h00 - 11h00Race 6 & 7 - 12h00Dinner & Prize Giving for Pre-Worlds at Santos Express (19h00). Live entertainment sponsored by Jakkalsvlei winesTrips or excursions
10th Dec ‘16SatRegistration and measurement for Worlds: 09h00 - 13h00 and 14h00 - 18h00NoneEvening at leisureOrganised trip to Featherbed (Knysna)

World Championships 11th-16th Dec

DateDayActivities on shoreRacingSocial - eveningSocial - day activities
11th Dec ‘16SunOpening Ceremony and skippers briefing at yacht club - 09h30Race 1 & 2 - 13h00Mitchell’s Brewery Happy hour at yacht club (18h00-19h00).
Evening at leisure
Trips or excursions
12th Dec ‘16Mon Race 3 & 4 - 12h00Mitchell’s Brewery Happy hour at yacht club (18h00-19h00). Dinner- see notice board.Trips or excursions
13th Dec ‘16Tues Race 5 & 6 - 12h00Dinner at La Peron Seafood and Pub (19h00). Live entertainmentTrips or excursions
14th Dec ‘16Wed NoneEvening at leisureOrganised trip to Botlierskop Game Reserve
15th Dec ‘16Thurs Race 7 & 8 - 12h00Happy hour at yacht club (18h00-19h00).
Dinner at Kaai 4
Trips or excursions
16th Dec ‘16Fri Race 9 & 10 - 10h00Prize giving and dinner at
The Diaz Hotel
Trips or excursions

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