National Rally 2017
Venue: Wairau river Blenheim
Date: 28th October 2017
Briefing: 9.30 am sharp
Start: 10.00 am sharp.
Entry fee: $30.00 is payable up to 14th October, late entries $40.00
ENTRY FORM BELOW
The first 10 entries received with full payment will be entered into a draw for a $50 voucher. Sorry not open to Nel/Marl. Members.
All boats to comply with Safe boating check list on page 12 of the current Safety handbook. Inspections will be carried out at the Speights Ale House, Middle Renwick Road on Friday afternoon between 1 & 4 pm.
Late inspections by appointment only at the river Saturday morning between 8 & 9 am.
Multiple entries per boat will be allowed but each driver must have own crew. No cross crewing.
Teams of 3 for the teams trophy will be drawn from the hat at briefing.
Trophies for overall winner, 1st lady, teams, branch representative and first junior, along with trade prizes for task winners.
After match function and prize giving venue is the Cricket Club Pavillion in Redwood Street Blenheim.
Things to do while in Marlborough:
- Visit Peter Jackson’s heritage war museum at Omaka
- Wine tours for the ladies
- Wairau river run on the Sunday for those interested.
There is plenty of motel accommodation available but don’t leave it too late to book.
For those from the North Island following the marathon and wanting to leave their boats for the days in between, storage is offered by Mark Whittaker at Marlborough Sounds Storage Ltd, 7 Market Street Picton. Anyone wanting to make use of this offer should contact Mark direct on 021335136 or [email protected] and make own arrangements.