2020 “Messing About in Boats” Dinghy Regatta
NOTICE OF RACE
Saturday, August 22, 2020
Sponsored By Premier Sailing Hosted by RRYC
Description: The Regatta will consist of up to three round-the-buoy races - sailed on Carters Creek.
Eligibility: Any centerboard dinghy with LOA 20’ or under.
Rules: The Regatta will be governed by the Racing Rules of Sailing. Handicaps will be based on the North American Portsmouth Yardstick numbers as published by US Sailing.
Entry: Entry form is available on RRYC website (www.2020 Messing About in Boats : Dinghy Regatta Entry Form r1) . Entry forms should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by 21 August 2020 (we need to know what boat you are entering). The Race Committee will appreciate getting your entry in early so we can see how many and what kind of boats to expect.
Entry Fee: $25 per boat. $10 for skippers 15 and under.
Schedule: The skippers meeting will be held at 2:00pm at the RRYC porch (note this is a time change from that previously published). The warning signal for the first race will be at 3:00pm. The second race will start soon after the last boat in the previous race finishes. The third race, time permitting, will start soon after the last boat in the previous race finishes. Prizes and pizza on the porch at about 6pm.
Scoring: Scoring will be Low Point Scoring system in the Racing Rules of Sailing.
Appeals: Appeals are denied IAW RRS 70.5 and the Notice of Race for this Regatta.
Entertainment and Awards: Awards will be given for top places and other reasons at the discretion of the Race Committee. They will be given after the racing at the Rappahannock River Yacht Club clubhouse. Entertainment and refreshments will also be provided.
Information: Contact Ian Ormesher, 703-447-1350, email@example.com
Arabella Denvir, 804 815 0150, firstname.lastname@example.org
PRO: Tom Chapman