Notice of Race
July 16, 2011
HOST New Orleans Yacht Club (NOYC)
403 N. Roadway - New Orleans, LA 70124 (504) 283-2581 NOYC.ORG
RULES Racing Rules of Sailing 2009-2012, Prescriptions of US Sailing, Class Rules. The Bastille Day Regatta Sailing Instructions shall govern in the event of conflict. Sailing Instructions will be available at registration.
ENTRIES One Design: Finn’s, J-30, J-22, Flying Scott, R-19, V15, etc.
PHRF: Spinnaker & Non-Spinnaker
· Registration must be received at least 48 hours prior to the skipper’s meeting to constitute a one design class
· Minimum 3 boats required to constitute a one design class
REGISTRATION Yachts may register in advance on-line at NOYC.org or by completing the 2011 Bastille Day Registration Form at NOYC prior to the Skipper’s Meeting. Boats registering on-line must pay the Entry Fee prior to the Skipper’s Meeting.
FEES US Funds: Cash, Check - Make checks payable to NOYC.
The entry fee is $25.00. US Sailing members may deduct $5.00 with valid membership.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Saturday 7/16 1200hrs Club Open
1200 to 1400hrs Registration
1400hrs Skipper’s Meeting - Mandatory
1600hrs First Warning Signal
NUMBER of RACES One Design - Attempt 2
PHRF - Attempt 2
SCORING The Low-Point scoring system of Appendix A will apply, except a boat’s total score will be the sum of her scores for all races; no score will be excluded
PRIZES Prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd will be awarded for each class and will be presented at the New Orleans Yacht Club. The criteria for the Bastille Day Perpetual Trophy will be announced at the Skipper’s Meeting.
RACING AREA The racing area will be located on the south shore of Lake Pontchartrain
INFORMATION New Orleans Yacht Club Regatta Chairman
New Orleans Yacht Club
403 N. Roadway Drive
New Orleans, LA 70124
(504) 283-2581 NOYC.ORG
403 N. Roadway Drive - New Orleans, LA 70124
Please print clearly – all information is required:
City_____________________________________________________________ State________________ Zip___________________
Are you a member of US Sailing? Yes #_______________________ No_____ Yacht Club_________________________________
Name________________________________________________________________ Sail #__________________________________
Boat type__________________________ Color_______________________ If PHRF what is your rating_______________________
Class – circle one of the following:
One Design Spinnaker Non-Spinnaker
I agree to be bound by the Racing Rules of Sailing and by all other rules that govern this event. For and in consideration of the acceptance of my entry in this regatta, I hereby accept all risks and responsibilities of my yacht and crew’s participation and agree to hold harmless New Orleans Yacht Club, its officers, employees, committees, organizing bodies and sponsors for any liabilities out of or in any way connected with such participation. To the fullest extent permitted by law, I hereby waive any rights I may have to sue the race organizers (organizing authority, race committee, protest committee, host club, sponsors, or any other organization or official) involved with the event with respect to personal injury or property damage suffered by myself or my crew as a result of our participation in this event and hereby release the race organizers from any liability for such injury or damage.
Signature of skipper or owner______________________________________________________________ Date_________________
Registration fee (see NOR)……………………………………………………………………………………….…….$____________
Check #________ Cash