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2022 Bartley Beast Round 4 Preview - "The Beast Burns Out"

by Mark Reddington 29 Jan 07:53 PST 4 February 2023
Bartley Beast Round 4 © Bartley SC

Enter now for the fourth instalment of the Bartley Beast on 4th February 2023 - you know the format - "Its better to Burn Out than to Fade Away!" The last of a series of 4, two races per day for single handers and two races per day for double handers.

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First start is for the double handers at 11am, briefing 10:30, hot food in the galley from 08:30.

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