Club Champion


You have to be in it to win it.

Come join us for our Richmond Racing Series and you could be in to be crowned Club Champion.

The Noel Cole Trophy is our most prestigious trophy. Originally presented in 1947 by the club’s long time patron and benefactor, the late Sir Noel Cole, for the Silver Fern Class National Championship.

The Trophy is now allocated to the Club Champion to qualify you need to:
1. Be a club member and a skipper with the best handicap points score (in accordance with the points system set out in the Notices of Race and General Sailing Instructions) for eight RYC races.
2. We count a maximum of four races from the same series. Y
3. The following Races/Series are included – Winter Series, the Spring Regatta, the Flap Martinengo Memorial, Wednesday Night Racing, Destination Series and Harbour Races.
4. Selection of the winner will be made by the Sailing Committee based on the points score.
5. In the case of a tie the Flag Officers will make the final selection.