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2019 RC Laser North American Championship

May 25

NOTICE OF RACE

2019 RC LASER NORTH AMERICAN CHAMPIONSHIP

May 25, 2019

Rules: The regatta will be governed by The Racing Rules of Sailing 2017-2020, as amended by Appendix E for RC sailing, prescriptions of World Sailing, AMYA class rules for the RC Laser and Star 45 respectively, and further Sailing Instructions as announced by the Race Director during the course of event.

Eligibility: The regatta is open to all owners of RC Lasers, and AMYA members with Star 45 class boats. Follow this link to join AMYA: http://www.theamya.org/join/

Location: Barker House at Edenton Harbor, 505 S. Broad Street, Edenton, North Carolina

Competitors may enter either or both RC Laser and/or Star 45 classes.

Schedule:
Saturday, May 25: RC Laser North American Championship

Check-in, set-up, practice sailing 8:30 am Barker House Lawn
Skippers Meeting
Racing begins following group photo
9:30 am
Lunch break – catered 12:30 pm Included in fee
Final race of the day starts no later than 3:30 pm
Awards presentation to follow as soon as scores are tabulated
Dinner – both classes – on your own 6:30 pm Watermans Grill

Sunday, May 26: Star 45 Region 3 Championship

Check-in, set-up, practice sailing 8:30 am Barker House Lawn
Skippers Meeting
Racing begins following group photo
9:30 am
Lunch break – catered 12:30 pm Included in fee
Final race of the day starts no later than 3:30 pm
Awards presentation to follow as soon as scores are tabulated

Scoring: The event will be scored under the Low Point System described in the Racing Rules of Sailing Appendix A. For each 7 races are sailed, a boat’s worst score will be excluded. For every increment of 7 additional races sailed, one additional worst score will be excluded from her overall score. Ties will be broken according to Appendix A section 8.1 and 8.2.

Prizes: Trophies will be awarded to the top five boats in each class (if Gold & Silver fleets, top 3 in each fleet). A special award will be made to the skipper with best combined score in both classes.

What to bring: A launching stick for RC Lasers and a launcher for Star 45s. A folding chair.

Lodging near the regatta site: There is a Hampton Inn in Edenton and there are hotels in Elizabeth City 30 minutes north and Williamston 30 minutes south. There are several B&Bs within walking distance of the harbor, and other houses or rooms may be found on AirBNB. It will be almost impossible to find a room on short notice, so BOOK A ROOM EARLY – do it now.

Entry: Register online (preferred) here https://form.jotform.com/83097697967987
OR
Print the NOR and mail your completed entry form with a check made payable to Tony Corkell (TMYC treasurer)

Details

Date:
May 25
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Organizer

Rick Ferguson
Phone:
919-414-6035
Email:
starboard@whither-bound.com
Website:
http://tmyc.spruz.com/

Venue

Edenton Harbor
101 W Water Street
Edenton, NC United States
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