HAWAII KAI BOAT CLUB
NOTICE OF RACE
January 19, 2020 - 12:00 Noon
This event will be governed by the 2017-2020 Racing Rules of Sailing (RRS) with US SAILING prescriptions, however good seamanship and common sense are the order of the day. Protests will be heard only in the case of a collision resulting in serious injury or damage, modifying rule 60. Class rules will not apply.
ELIGIBILITY & ENTRY:This event is open to all O’pen Skiff, RS Feva, 29er, Laser, Techno/Windsurf divisions.
Gold Fleet is for Level 4-6 sailors.
Silver Fleet is for Level 3 sailors.
Race Class age is determined by the age of the sailor on December 31, 2020.
- O'pen Skiff Gold - U17
- O'pen Skiff Gold - U13 (For sailors born in 2008 or later)
- O'pen Skiff Silver - U17
- O'pen Skiff Silver - U13 (For sailors born in 2008 or later)
- RS Feva - Open
- Techno/Windsurf - Open
- 29er - Open
- Laser - Open
Eligible owners or skippers Levels 3 and above may enter by registering online.
All sailors must be registered by Saturday, January 18th.
Entry Fee: $15.00
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:
On Sunday, January 19:12:00 noon Set-Up Boats
12:45 PM Skippers Meeting
1:30 PM Warning Signal for First Race
3:00 PM Last possible Start
Refreshments and awards at HKBC after regatta and boats are put away.
5 or less races (weather permitting). Observe the revised 2011 Standing Sailing Instructions with the additional provision that beginner sailors will be placed as crew and may not have a chance to commandeer a boat in this event.
VENUE AND COURSE:
The venue will be in the Hawaii Kai Marina or Maunalua Bay - to be announced at Skipper's meeting. The course from the starting line in the center of the bay to the buoys specified on the day of the race at skipper's meeting. SI's with a map will be available at the skipper's meeting to show where it is safe to sail.
Individual scoring for each race; Low point scoring system (1 point for 1st, 2 points for 2nd, etc). Points from each regatta will be counted into yearly season’s points.
Winners will be announced at the end of the regatta. Take home prizes may be awarded at the end of the regatta. At least 3 participating boats/boards constitute a class and awards will be given to classes that meet this criteria.
FURTHER INFORMATION: Helena von Sydow 808-349-9167
Hawaii Kai Boat Club 377 Keahole St # C2