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2022 RC Laser Mid-Winter Championship Regatta

March 5 - March 6



18th Annual RC Laser Midwinter Championship Regatta

March 5 – March 6, 2022

SPONSORS: Marco Island Model Yacht Club (MIMYC) in conjunction with the City of Marco Island Department of Parks and Recreation. The regatta is organized under the overall authority of the MIMYC and the AMYA RC Laser Class.

RULES: The regatta will be governed by the Racing Rules of Sailing for 2021-2024, as amended by the United States Sailing prescriptions and incorporating Appendix E-Radio Controlled Boat Racing Rules, the current RC Laser Class Rules and further sailing instructions as mandated by the Race Director (RD) during the course of the sailing day by posting and announcing the changes.

VENUE: Frank E. Mackle Community Park

ENTRIES: Limited to 30 (due by February 24, 2022).
Entry fee: $57.50 includes Saturday & Sunday lunches, sodas & water, awards & skippers’ gift. Registration: https://form.jotform.com/220055619712956/

FORMAT: Two fleets (Gold/Silver) system: Qualifying races, in odd-even format, will be held Saturday morning to divide the total fleet into two fleets. These scores will be carried forward and racing will continue Saturday and Sunday in Gold and Silver Fleets.

SCORING: The event will be scored under the Low Point System described in the Racing
Rules of Sailing Appendix A. There will be one (1) throw out for every six (6) races completed, for a maximum of two throw outs. Ties will be broken according to Appendix A section 8.1 and 8.2.

Skippers who have won three or more 1st Place Silver Fleet awards shall be moved to the bottom of the Gold Fleet if they fail to qualify for the Gold Fleet. The skipper will keep all points earned in the seeding races. The last place skipper in the Gold fleet will have the option to stay in the Gold Fleet or move to the top of the Silver Fleet.


Friday, March 4, 2022
1:00pm Check-in & practice sailing
6:30pm Happy Hour/Dinner (dutch treat)
CJ’s on the Bay
Saturday, March 5, 2022
8:30am Check-in & practice sailing
9:30am Skippers Meeting
10:00am Qualifying Races Start to divide fleet
Mid-Day Box lunch provided at Tiki Hut
3:30pm Final Race of the day starts no later than
6:30pm Cocktails/dinner – Marco Island Yacht Club
($55 /person, includes tax/gratuity. Cash bar)
Sunday, March 6, 2022
9:30am Skippers Meeting
10:00am Racing begins
Mid-Day Box lunch provided at Tiki Hut
3:00pm Final race of day starts no later than
3:30pm Awards Presentation
4:30pm Post Race – Stan’s Idle Hour (Goodland, FL)

Questions?: Rocky or Mary Lee Cale
rockycale@hotmail.com 609-703-4310
maryleecale@yahoo.com 609-289-7583


March 5
March 6
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Rocky Cale
Mary Lee Cale


Frank E. Mackle Community Park
1361 Andalusia Terrace
Marco Island, FL 34145 United States
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