MCYA Race Week NOR

Mississippi Coast Yachting Association Race Week

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August 23-24, 2014
Pass Christian Yacht Club 120 South Market St Pass Christian, MS
The Organizing Authority is Pass Christian Yacht Club.

NOTICE OF RACE

1. RULES

1.1 The Mississippi Coast Yachting Association (MCYA) Race Week will be governed by the rules as defined in the Racing Rules of Sailing (RRS), and by appropriate sections of the MCYA Regulations for Sanctioned Events.
1.2 For the purposes of the definition of rule, Flying Scot Sailing Association Rules and Bylaws, and the MCYA Regulations for Sanctioned Events shall be rules.
1.3 Certain rules may be changed and these changes will appear in full in the Sailing Instructions.

2. ELIGIBILITY–This event is open to all MCYA and GYA yacht clubs. Each race may be skippered and/or crewed by different members of the represented yacht club. Please change crews on the water – we do not intend that boats return to the harbor between races on a given day.
3. ADVERTISING–Advertising shall be in accordance with ISAF Regulation 20.
4. GREEN REGATTA–This regatta is a Clean Regatta. As such, all competitors are encouraged to use non-single use water bottles and recycle all appropriate items. Competitors are reminded of rule 55 that states competitors “shall not intentionally put trash in the water.”
5. FEES-The entry fee is $40.00 per boat.
6. SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Saturday, August 23, 2014
0900 -1100 Registration & check-in
1100 Competitor briefing
1155 First Warning Signal. Subsequent races will follow after all boats finish. Intention is to conduct three races on Saturday.

Sunday, August 24, 2014
1155 First warning signal. Subsequent races will follow after all boats finish. Intention is to conduct two races on Sunday. No starts after 1430.

7. SAILINGINSTRUCTIONS-The Sailing Instructions (SIs) will be available at registration.
8. CLASSES–Flying Scot open.
9. SCORING–Five races are planned; one race constitutes a regatta.There shall be no discarded race. This changes rule A2.
10. PRIZES – Prizes will be awarded to competitors placing first through third overall.
11. FURTHER INFORMATION – Contact PCYC and check the web site for further information.

Host Club:
Pass Christian Yacht Club
120 South Market St. Pass Christian, MS, 39571
(228) 452-2571
(228) 452-7169
office@passchristianyachtclub.org
www.passchristianyachtclub.org

Regatta Chair:
Pete Furze
(757) 202-5075
(228) 452-7169
pete.furze@gmail.com