Regata 49er

NOTICE OF RACE

 

1 RULES

1.1 The championship will be governed by the rules as defined in the Racing Rules of Sailing and the International 49er Class Rules.

1.2 Hungarian national authority prescriptions will apply.

1.3 If there is a conflict between languages the English text will take precedence.

2 ADVERTISING

Boats may be required to display advertising chosen and supplied by the organizing authority.

3 ELIGIBILITY, ENTRY AND FEES

3.1 The regatta is open to all boats of the 49er class.

3.2 Entry Fee: € 20/person.

4 SCHEDULE

4.1 Registration: Day and date: 08.05.2012. From 9 AM to 10 AM.

4.2 Races from 08.05.2012. 12 AM, daily 4 races possible.

5 SAILING INSTRUCTIONS

The sailing instructions will be available after registration.

6 VENUE

6.1 Attachment A shows the location of the regatta harbour.

6.2 Attachment B shows the location of the racing areas.

7 THE COURSES

The courses to be sailed will be as follows: UP and Down Course with Gates, 2 Lap.

8 PENALTY SYSTEM

Rules 44.1 and 44.2 are amended so that the Two-Turns Penalty is replaced by a One-Turn Penalty, including one tack and one gybe.

9 SCORING

The Bonus Point System of Appendix A will apply.

10 SUPPORT BOATS

Support boats shall be marked with Yellow flag.

11 PRIZES

Prizes will be given as follows: First three will be announced after a minimum of 3 races.

12 DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY

Competitors participate in the regatta entirely at their own risk. See rule 4, Decision to Race. The organizing authority will not accept any liability for material damage or personal injury or death sustained in conjunction with or prior to, during, or after the regatta.

13 INSURANCE

Each participating boat shall be insured with valid third-party liability insurance with a minimum cover of 500.000.- EUR per event or the equivalent.

14 FURTHER INFORMATION

For further information please contact beaufortv@yahoo.com or visit www.bofor.hr