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Final few weeks before the Boatman Bonanza

by Graeme Oliver 3 Aug 13:45 BST 24-25 August 2019

It's the final few weeks before the Boatman Bonanza and the entries are coming in thick and fast, get your entries in to avoid disappointment. Entries are limited to 80 boats and the 50 mark is approaching fast.

The entry fee is £35. Enter online here.

New items added to the silent auction

There has been more items added to the auction from Olympus, Hannah Stodel Racing, Steve Thomas, Sea Sure and others, well worth checking it out! See the list below

The silent auction is raising funds for The Bobby Robson Foundation and we are in the process of setting up a new trust to support youth sailing in Martin's name. The auction includes lots such as a sail and dine package on the European Yacht of the Year from Arcona Yachts, huge amounts of kit from Harken, Musto, Allen Brothers, Kingfisher Ropes, Sea Sure, Phoenix Marine, Rope4Boats, Rooster, Zhik and Ovington Boats. Added to that donations from superstar sailors such as Ian Walker, Ben Ainslie, Giles Scott, John Robertson, Steve Thomas and Hanna Stodel!

boatmanbonanza.com

We are very close to £4000 so far look at the list below!

Sea Sure Laser tiller extension
Sea Sure RS400 / 420 tiller extension
Sea Sure Oppi / Cadet tiller extension
Rope4boats £20 voucher
Arcona yachts sail & dine
John Robertson London 2012 Paralympics dry top
Sea Sure Custom rudder stock Details
Slam, WIN-D 3 Coastal Spray
£500 worth of Kingfisher Yacht Rope
Phoenix Marine Laser Sail (Full or Radial)
OVINGTON Zhik Zfleece
Giles Scott BAR jacket Details
Allen dynamic 40 Tii
Musto Waterproof 45L holdall
Musto Essential wheeled Holdall
OmanSail Buoyancy aid
Harken Backpack Dry Bag
Ovington Zhik polo shirt
Sea Sure RS200 Tiler extension
INEOS Team rash vest
OmanSail Buoyancy aid
Clay pigeon shooting
Slam, Polo shirt, C113
Free 3 Stand up paddle boards
Harken Backpack Dry Bag
Musto Essential Dry Tube
Ovington Hoodie Details
Rooster aquafleece
Musto Essential Backpack
Musto Essential Dry Tube
Musto Team GBR trucker cap
GilesBags tote
Allen Aerovane
Ovington Dryrobe
Zhik 68L Regatta
INEOS Team polo
Giles Scott BAR buoyancy
Musto Essential Dry Tube
Musto Evolution smart phone case
YDSC Brass Monkey Entry
Ovington cap Details
Ovington beanie hat
Ovington bobble hat
Rope4boats Splicing kit Details
Kingfisher Yacht Ropes D-Splicer Kit Details
Kingfisher Yacht Ropes Selma splicing fid set Details
Ian Walker DryRobe Premium robe
America's Cup poster signed by Sir Ben Ainslie, INEOS Team UK

More details on the Facebook event page.

There are numerous B&B's and Hotels close by, details on the Sunderland YC website.

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