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London Rally Briefing

Saturday 23 April 2022

A lot of relevant sections are explained, including the preparation of the yacht and its equipment, the necessary navigation maps, the route and keeping track of the Log, the meteo, the crossing of the shipping lanes and the sailing on the Thames, the anchor areas, the  VHF procedures, use of the navigation equipment, radar, AIS, the meteo, the mooring maneuvers, and the taking of the lock of St Katherine harbor in London..

The London rally is not a group activity but an individual boat trip to London where each skipper has full responsibility to undertake the trip on any date and has the freedom to determine his own sailing route. The London rally is not a group activity organized by the Watersportkring of the Luchtmacht Nieuwpoort vzw. The WSKLuM vzw limits itself to reserving a berth on request of a skipper of a pleasure craft. The skippers of the pleasure boats who have reserved a berth in St Katherins London through the WSKLuM vzw are strongly advised to participate in the briefing. Date and Place: 23/4/2022 - 10h00 Meeting room 2nd floor WSKLuM vzw, Halvemaanstraat, 2b Nieuwpoort Many relevant sections are explained, including the preparation of the yacht and its equipment, the necessary navigation maps, an idea of route and keeping track of the log, the meteo, the crossing of the shipping lanes and sailing on the Thames, the anchorage areas, the VHF procedures, use of the navigation equipment, radar, AIS, the port maneuvers and taking the lock of St Katherine harbour in London, the mandatory laying down of the Shengen form with the crew list, etc.