Looking for a good opportunity to sail your Laser in the ocean!? Check out this NOR for a one day regatta out of Cape May at the end of June!
Corinthian Yacht Club of Cape May
Delaware Avenue, Cape May, NJ 08204
Co-Hosts: Corinthian Yacht Club of Cape May and Greater Wildwood Yacht Club
MAYRA REGATTA ~ SUNDAY, JUNE 30, 2013
NOTICE OF RACE
- 1. RULES
1.1 The regatta will be governed by the rules as defined in the Racing Rules of Sailing (RRS) and the International Laser Class Association (ILCA) rules.
1.2 USCG Approved Life Jacket and Whistle Required.
1.3 The Organizing Authority is the Corinthian Yacht Club of Cape May & Greater Wildwood Yacht Club.
1.4 The event will be held on the OCEAN off Cape May inlet (conditions permitting) or Cape May Harbor.
- 2. FLEET ELIGIBILITY
2.1 Laser and Radial Class ONLY
2.2 Laser and Radial competitors who are a minimum of 16 years of age with a minimum of 2 years Laser Racing experience and are a member of MAYRA; a Regional YRA; the ILCA-NA or the National Laser Class Association may enter by completing registration with the Corinthian Yacht Club of Cape May. A minimum of five entries are required to constitute a class. Athletes can verify membership with the NA Laser Class via this link:
- 3. RISK
3.1 Disclaimer of Liability
Competitors participate in the regatta entirely at their own risk – See Rule 4, Decision to Race. Corinthian Yacht Club of Cape May 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.
- 4. FEES
4.1 Required Fees: The entry fee is $25.00 USD if paid before 6/25 (After 6/25, the entry fee will be $35.00). Checks should be made payable to: “Corinthian Yacht Club of Cape May”.
4.2 Registration information is available at www.cyccm.com or www.mayra.org or www.gwyc.com
4.3 All early registrations must be postmarked or received by 6/25 by completing the regatta entry form and mailing it with the appropriate fees to: Corinthian Yacht Club of Cape May c/o Carol List, 56 Parker Avenue, Fair Haven, NJ, 07704.
4.4 On-site registration will be held at Corinthian Yacht Club the morning of the event.
4.5 The entry fee includes continental breakfast, sports bars and water for sailors out on the water, beverages & BBQ at the club after racing and Awards.
- 5. SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
5.1 Sunday, June 30, 2013
0730-0830 Check-In, Late Registration and Continental Breakfast
0845 Skippers Meeting
0900 Harbor Start (sail or tow out to Ocean through inlet)
1030 First warning signal, races to follow
Five (5) races are scheduled, wind permitting.
BBQ and beverages after racing are included in registration fee. **Additional BBQ tickets for non-sailors are available for $20.00 each USD and can be paid on-site or mailed with Regatta Fee.
5.2 No race shall start after 1500 hours. Awards will follow at the clubhouse ASAP after the last race.
5.3 Five (5) races are scheduled, of which a minimum of two races must be completed to constitute a regatta.
- 6. SAILING INSTRUCTIONS AND COURSES
6.1 The Sailing Instructions will be available on-site the day of race. Course configurations will be described in the Sailing Instructions.
- 7. SCORING
7.1 The Low Point Scoring System, Appendix A2, will be used except as modified below.
- 8. AWARDS
8.1 Laser Fleet: First through Fifth place; First Grandmaster, First Master; First Woman
8.2 Radial Fleet: First through Fifth place; First Woman
CONTACTS: Carol List, Administrator, 973-699-4513, email@example.com
LODGING: Hotel information contact: www.capemaychamber.com