RS Sailing
Premier Way, Abbey Park
Romsey Hampshire SO51 9DQ
01794 526760
RS Sailing
Premier Way, Abbey Park
Romsey Hampshire SO51 9DQ
01794 526760

A message from the RS Team – Pre-event checklist & information about RS support

August 14, 2020

The RS Team are really looking forward to supporting you all at the RS Aero UK Open and National Championship at Eastbourne Sailing Club in a few weeks’ time!

With new Covid19 measures in place, it has never been more important to check over your boat before you get to the event, as we’re not able to offer the all-singing, all-dancing RS service you’re used to.

Don’t worry, the music will be on, the astroturf will be down and the feather flags will be fluttering but to protect the team and you (the competitors), we’ve had to put a few measures in place to keep everyone safe! For example, we will only be able to allow 1 customer at a time around the RS Van, you will not be able to borrow any of our tools and the RS team will only be able to help with essential repairs to help get you back on the water the next day (with boats being left in a ‘drop zone’ and fully disinfected before tackling any work).

The RS team are able to offer free delivery to the event for any bits you need. Though we would always suggest getting items from the RS Sailing Store sent out to you before the event, so that you have time to tinker stress free at home. Dispatch at RS HQ is alive and kicking, with a click and collect service too. The RS Van will be open for collections onsite from midday onwards on Thursday 27th August, please queue responsibly!

Here’s a list for you to get stuck into this weekend;

Head to the RS Sailing Store for everything you need, don’t forget that as a member of the RS Aero Class Association you get RS Sailors Club discount which gives you 25% off all rope purchases and 15% off Clothing. If you’ve got any questions about items in the checklist, please do not hesitate to get in touch with the RS team who will be happy to help – email spares@rssailing.com or call 01794 526760 option 1.

See you soon sailors – Happy tinkering!

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