April Series

Presumed Dates, to be confirmed

SYSAC Spring Series 2013

Dates;-

Sat 6th April

Swansea HW 1627/7.99m - LW 2246/2.06m

1500 lock - 1600 start - 1 race

Sun 7th April

Swansea HW 1724/8.57m - LW 23.38/1.50m

1500 lock - 1500 start - 1 race

14th April

Swansea HW 0927/8.92m - LW 1518/1.44m

1000 lock - 1030 start - 2 races

20th April (William Gammon Race)

Swansea HW 1442/6.98m - LW 2054/3.06m

1000 lock - 1100 start - 1 race

21st April

Swansea HW 1555/7.51m - LW 2257/2.52m

1300 lock - 1400 start - 2 races

The above times have been discussed and agreed, Regards IB submitted Jan 17th 13

 

Racing will take place in Swansea Bay (Mostly)

 

NOTICE OF RACE

1. RULES

The regatta will be governed by the rules as defined in The Racing Rules of Sailing.

2. ELIGIBILITY AND ENTRY

The regatta is open to all keel boats

Required fees are as follows:

 

Class 1

£20 per boat

Class 2

£20 per boat

3. SCHEDULE

Registration: Please register to race on

Dates to Follow

3.1 Dates of racing:

As above.

3.2 DATES

·        The scheduled time of the warning signal for the first race is ??

·        The scheduled time of the warning signal for the first race is ??

·        The scheduled time of the warning signal for the first race is ??

4. SAILING INSTRUCTIONS

The sailing instructions will be available in March on Club notice board and web site

5. THE COURSES

The courses to be sailed will be as follows:

·        1st race of the day will be a windward leeward course. (Hopfully)

·        2nd race will be a race around laid marks and navigational marks in Swansea Bay.

·        Courses will be announced over VHF channel 37, half an hour before the start of the race.

6. SCORING

Races will be scored using the standard low point scoring system

4 races are required to be completed to constitute a series.

·        If fewer than 5 races have been completed, a series score will be the total of the race scores.

·        If 6 races have been completed, a series score will be the total minus the worst score.

7. PRIZES

Prizes will be given as follows:

·        Class 1 - 1st, 2nd, 3rd.

·        Class 2 – 1st, 2nd, 3rd.

The prize giving will take place on C pontoon following the final race.

DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY

Competitors participate in the regatta entirely at their own risk. See rule 4, Decision to Race. The organizing authority will not accept any liability for material damage or personal injury or death sustained in conjunction with or prior to, during, or after the regatta.

INSURANCE

Each participating boat shall be insured with valid third-party liability insurance with a minimum cover of £2 million.

FURTHER INFORMATION

For further information please contact;-

Hillary Davies, hdavies@care4free.net. Or

 

Ian Burgess, d191458j@tiscali.co.uk