TOG Optimist Nationals

The Top of the Gulf Regatta (TOG) is one of the most prestigious events on the South East Asian sailing calendar and attracts top class sailors from all round the world with 12 classes – keelboats, multi-hulls, beach catamarans & dinghies and also host to the Thailand Optimist Nationals.

The Optimist Nationalsi s a valuable training ground for junior sailors with over 120 sailors on the start line it is a must on our junior calendar.

TOG Nationals 2014

The sailors will travel on the overnight bus from Phuket to Pattaya and taxi from the bus station to the event at Ocean Marina. The team will be staying in the bungalows at Ocean Marina.

However the club are looking for help to raise funds to cover other costs so they can send their top 5 Thai sailors to also join the Regatta with an estimated overall budget of 62,000 baht

Budget for TOG Regatta 2014
Transport 15,000
Boat Charter from YRAT 12,500
Coach Boat Charter 4 days 12,000
Entry Fee   2,500
Accommodation for 5 nights 12,500
Food & Drink for 6 days   7,500
TOTAL 62,000baht

 

 

TOG REGATTA 2013 Sponsors

PCYC Members, ACYC Members, Merv Owen, Libby Boyd.  UK Donations from Digger Harden, Sue Boyd, Nicola and Norman Boyd.

A big thank you also to David Rucker who carried some of our equipment including 1 Optimist boat.