Channel Challenge Notice of Race

 

MAKANI KAI YACHT CLUB

2013 Channel Challenge

July 4th, 1000 hrs

 

 

NOTICE OF RACE AND SAILING INSTRUCTIONS

 

 1. RULES:

1.1 The race will be governed by the USSA Racing Rules of Sailing.
1.2 The prescriptions of U.S. Sailing, and the MKYC standing instructions apply.
1.3 Makani Kai Yacht Club is the organizing authority.

2. ELIGIBILITY AND ENTRY:

2.1 This race is open to all sailing yachts currently owned or skippered by MKYC members.
2.2 Complete and return entry form along with the $25 entry fee. Checks may be made out to MKYC.
2.3 Entry form and fee must be turned in before the start of the race.

3. SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:

3.1 The skipper's meeting will take place at 0830 hours at the MKYC clubhouse.
3.2 Warning Signal, 0955 hrs.
3.3 The race starts at 1000 hrs.
3.4 Post race BBQ 1600 hrs.

4. RACING AREA: The racing area will be in and around the Kaneohe Bay area.

5. SCORING:

5.1 The MKYC Implied PHRF Time on Distance scoring will be used.
5.2 The Low Point Scoring System, rule A2, with MKYC prescriptions will apply.
5.3 There will be no scores discarded.
5.4 Ties will be broken in accordance with rule A7.

6. AWARDS:

6.1 Awards for 1st, 2nd and 3rd corrected time.
6.2 Perpetual Cup will be awarded during the Installation Dinner to the yacht which places first in the race.
6.3 All entered boats will receive a Channel Challenge commemorative flag.

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