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2015 Region 3 Championship

June 20, 2015 - June 21, 2015

$20

2015 RC Laser Class-and-Star 45 Class AMYA Region 3 Championship

HOST: St. James Plantation Model Yacht Club. Organized by Triangle Model Yacht Club.

LOCATION: SeaSide Pond at St. James Plantation, near Southport, NC. SeaSide Pond is located 200 yards east of SeaSide Club on Oceanic Drive. Host club website: http://sjpmyc.weebly.com/about-us-127754-location-128166.html

RULES: The regatta will be governed by The Racing Rules of Sailing 2013-2016, as amended by Appendix E for RC sailing, prescriptions of US Sailing, AMYA class rules of the RC Laser Class and Star 45 Class respectively, and further Sailing Instructions as announced by the Race Director during the course of event by posting and/or announcing changes.

ENTRIES: Online at http://www.jotformpro.com/form/43635336216958

ELIGIBILITY: The regatta is open to members of the American Model Yachting Association (AMYA) with RC Lasers and/or Star 45 class boats conforming to their current respective class rules. To join AMYA: http://www.theamya.org/join/

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

FOOD AND DRINK: Entry fee includes lunch, sodas and water. The evening dinner is not included in  the entry fee. Entries must be received by June 12 to guarantee lunch.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:
Saturday, June 20, 2015: RC Lasers
8:30 am   Check-in, practice sailing at SeaSide Pond
9:30 am   Skippers Meeting. Racing begins following group photo
12:00 pm  Lunch break–catered. Included in fee
4:00 pm   Final race of the day starts no later than 4pm

Awards presentation to follow as soon as final scores are tabulated

6:30 pm  Dinner-both classes–at local club. On your own

Sunday, June 21, 2015: Star 45s
8:30 am  Check-in, practice sailing at SeaSide Pond
9:30 am  Skippers Meeting. Racing begins following group photo
12:00 pm  Lunch break–catered. Included in fee
4:00 pm  Final race of the day starts no later than 4pm

Awards presentation to follow as soon as final scores are tabulated

ENTRY FEE: The entry fee will be $20.00 for each regatta.

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 three skippers in each class. A special award will be made to the skipper with the lowest combined score in both classes.

LODGING:
Holiday Inn Express & Suites: Southport-Oak Island Area
3400 Southport Supply Road,
Bolivia, North Carolina 28422
Telephone 877-410-6667
Link to hotel website: http://tinyurl.com/ols2pcm

For complete information, please read the following document:
Notice of Race with details, Entry Form and Sailing Instructions

Details

Start:
June 20, 2015
End:
June 21, 2015
Cost:
$20
Event Category:

Organizer

Rick Ferguson
Phone:
919-782-9309
Email:
starboard@whither-bound.com
View Organizer Website

Venue

SeaSide Pond
3133 Oceanic Dr
Southport, NC 28461 United States
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