Beer Can Series Notice of Race

 

MAKANI KAI YACHT CLUB

2015 BEER CAN SERIES

 

NOTICE OF RACE AND SAILING INSTRUCTIONS

 

 1.  RULES:  This series will be governed by the United States Sailing Association (USSA) Racing Rules of Sailing 2013 – 2016, and amended prescriptions as they occur, as well as the Hawaii Yacht Racing Association (HYRA) prescriptions as amended by the Makani Kai Yacht Club (MKYC).

A.  MKYC amendments may be written or briefed at the pre-race skipper’s meeting.

B.  USSA Racing Rule 42.3 (d) Exceptions is modified as follows: 

            Delete:  the words “… grounding or…” in the first sentence

Add:  To get clear after grounding a crew may use engine propulsion as necessary to gain clearance.  Once free, further engine propulsion is prohibited.  Under no conditions is engine propulsion to be used to advance the grounded vessel toward the next mark before, during, or after clearance has been achieved.

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