Notice of Race



One Design




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 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.






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

                                    Daniel Rubin    




                                    Regatta Site:

                                    New Orleans Yacht Club

                                    403 N. Roadway Drive

                                    New Orleans, LA 70124

                                    (504) 283-2581                                   NOYC.ORG


















Registration Form


Bastille Day Regatta 2011

New Orleans Yacht Club

403 N. Roadway Drive - New Orleans, LA 70124


Please print clearly – all information is required:




Name______________________________________________________________________ Phone___________________________


Address______________________________________________________________ e-mail_________________________________


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)……………………………………………………………………………………….…….$____________


Payment type:


Check #________                   Cash