High and low water at Torquay on the day of the competition (14 August) will be as follows:-
HW 22:34 (13 August) and 11:03
LW 04:22 and 16:39
Tidal Range: 3.1 m
Slacks: 09:03 and 15:03 (approx)
Torbay Council operates nearly 40 car parks in Brixham, Paignton and Torquay. Details can be found at the following website: -
Charges will apply to all car parks unless otherwise stipulated by the Council.
Air fills will be available from Torbay BSAC's compressor in Beacon Quay for registered competitors (a small donation would be much appreciated).
Commercial air fills are available from:
Teign Dive Centre, Quay Road, Teignmouth TQ14 8ER, Tel: 01626 773965
(The ex-spearfishing store in Paignton no longer supplies air fills).
Camera rinsing facilities
Cameras may be rinsed at the club's Compressor Room in Torquay Harbour if required. It will not be possible to provide rinsing facilities at other sites during the day and competitors should make their own arrangements as may be needed.
Owners of equipment are solely responsible for it and Torbay BSAC accepts no responsibility for loss of or damage to equipment whilst it is being rinsed in the rinsing facilities mentioned above, or kept in club facilities.
Torquay, Brixham and Paignton have no shortage of pubs, cafes and shops.
Members of the Club will also be available at the booth on Beacon Quay and in the club’s compressor room in Torquay Harbour after 10am on the day of the competition.
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