Registration Opens Tuesday 13 June and closes Sunday 9 July.  There will be no late entries allowed.

Please be Patient - the website may be slow to respond.  Multiple clicks just confuse it.

Please Note

  • Please register all your cadets before registering yourself and any other helpers.  
  • Only register your own cadets.  If you register other people's cadets your application will be cancelled.
  • Payment this year will be through PayPal

  • ALL ADULTS ARE AUTOMATICALLY VOLUNTEERED TO HELP EACH DAY ON ANY DUTY.  If you cannot help out, you must change the days and duties.
  • The maximum number of cadets for this event is 160. Registration will close in on 9 July. No additional registrations or payments can be taken after that date.
  • The ENTRY FEE per cadet is £107 which includes their lunches and dinners, 2017 team tee shirt and water bottle.
  • Splash n Slide at Blackwater Leisure Pool, including coach travel to the pool, is an additional £5.  The maximum number for this swim activity is 120 cadets.  Cadets must be collected by parent / guardian from the Blackwater Leisure Centre at the end of the activity.
  • There is an additional charge for all non cadets (Helpers, Family and friends etc) attending the Grand Fish & Chip Dinner & Family Social. No additional tickets may be purchased after registration has closed.
  • Cadet Week only works if adults play their part and carry out their assigned duty each day. We cannot guarantee you will be assigned your preferred duty but we will do our best.
  • Lake and Ramp duties – you will normally be assigned a duty away from your cadet. Please be prepared to get wet up to waist.
  • IMPORTANT - Cadets under secondary age must have a parent or guardian on site with them at all times during Cadet Week.
  • Apart from the Cadet committee, no cadets (including secondary age cadets) are allowed to camp on site overnight unless they are accompanied by a parent or guardian.
  • If you have any other questions about Cadet week then please don’t hesitate to contact the Cadet Skipper or Deputy Cadet Skipper for further information.
  • Cadets can either be in

    • Training, including Mirror Magic (105 places)
    • Racing (Unlimited places)

Don't forget - if your child has not yet started at Senior School you are required to be on site at all times.

Provisional - What is happening when:


13:30 Roll Call & Main briefing
14:15 Race & barge briefing
15:00 Training Group meetings & Boat Inspections
15:00 Bridge Briefing
15:00 Safety Boat Briefing
16:00 Team Meetings

Film Night
18:00 U
19:45 PG


08:30 Instructor Briefing
09:00 Cadet Briefing
09:30 -10:45 Lake games
11:30 Lake & River Training
11:30 Main Race 1&2 Start

15:30 Training/Racing ends
16:30 Instructor Meeting
16:45 Coaches to Blackwater Leisure

17:00 - 18:00 Swim N’ Slide
18:00 Parents collect cadets from Blackwater Leisure Centre




08:30 Instructor Briefing
09:00 Cadet Briefing
09:30 Lake Training

12:15 River Training
12:15 Age Series 1&2 Race Start
16:15 Training/Racing ends
17:30 Instructor Meeting

Inflatables from 17:45
19:30 Parents collect under 12’s
20:30 Parents collect over 12’s



09:00 Instructor Briefing

09:30 Cadet Briefing
10:00 – 11:30 Field Games
12:00 Lake Training

13:00 River Training
13:00 Main Race 3&4 Start
17:00 Training/Racing ends
17:30 Instructor Meeting
18:00 Grande Dinner, Talent Show and Family Social


09:00 Instructor Briefing
09:30 Cadet Briefing
10:00 – 11:00 Tractor Pull
11: 30 Lake Training

13:45 River Training
13:45 Age Series 3&4 Race Start
17:00 Training/Racing ends
17:30 Instructor Meeting

19:00 Disco
19:00 Cadet Week - Adults Meeting
21:00 Parents collect under 12’s
23:00 Parents collect over 12’s




09:30 Instructor Briefing
10:00 Cadet Briefing
10:30 - 11:30 Fancy Dress
11:30 Lake Training

14:30 River Training
14:30 Main Series 5 Race Start
15:30 Lake Training finish
16:00 River Training Finish
16:30 Adult Mirror Race Start
16:30 Cock Of the Cadets Start

17:30 Prize Giving
18:00 – 19:00 Cadet AGM
18:00 DIY Barbecue


Next Race

Date Start
Sat 8th July 2017 11:30

Next Tides

Day AM Ht PM Ht
Mon 02:46 3.8 15:14 3.5
Tue 03:33 3.7 16:00 3.5
Wed 04:20 3.6 16:45 3.4
Thu 05:07 3.4 17:31 3.2
Fri 05:58 3.1 18:19 3
Sat 06:51 2.9 19:11 2.8
Sun 07:49 2.7 20:11 2.7
© National Oceanography Centre

Next On

Sat Jul 01 @12:00AM
Commodore’s Cruise
Sun Jul 09 @12:00AM
Cadet Summer Series
Mon Jul 10 @ 8:00PM - 10:00PM
Management Committee
Sat Jul 15 @12:00AM
Cadet Picnic
Sun Jul 16 @12:00AM
Cadet Summer Series
Sat Jul 22 @12:00AM
Cadet Summer Series
Sat Jul 22 @12:00AM
Cadet Week Registration
Sun Jul 23 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
Cadet Week
Mon Jul 24 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
Cadet Week
Tue Jul 25 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
Cadet Week


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