Rules and Guidelines

Competitors rescue guidelines

Golden rules Your safety is your own responsibility.Know your own limitations and do not start the race if in doubt.Wear minimum safety gear as briefed by the race organizers.Ensure that you could make yourself visible in an emergency by wearing

Rescue Craft guidelines

Golden rule Your main concern at all times must be your own safety. Rescue craft are available to help competitors in distress and not to ferry them to the beach or further along the course. Rescue craft are there to

Sailing instructions

Welcome to the 31st Annual Langebaan to Saldanha Downwind Dash.  This challenge, which is open to windsurfers, kite boarders, Hobie catamarans, SUP’s (intermediate and advanced) and Surf Ski (intermediate and advanced) and sailing dinghies, is without doubt the largest gathering of water