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2023 The Dead Crab Regatta

June 11, 2023


The Dead Crab Regatta

Sunday, June 11, 2023

2023 Liberty RC Laser League Event
Sponsored by Corinthian YC of Cape May and the South Jersey Model YC– AMYA Club #390
Corinthian YC of Cape May Address – 1819 Delaware Ave, Cape May NJ, 08204

RULES: The Racing Rules of Sailing for 2021-2024, as amended by Appendix E for RC sailing, prescriptions of US Sailing, the RC Laser class rules, the Sailing Instructions, and further instructions as announced by the PRO/Race Committee during the event.

ELIGIBILITY: The regatta is open to all RC Laser Class boats.

LOCATION: The Docks and Bulkhead of the Corinthian Yacht Club of Cape May, at 1819 Delaware Ave, Cape May NJ, 08204. The Club is located next to the US Coast Guard Training center


8:30AM Registration, Boat Inspection
9:30AM Skipper’s Meeting
10:00AM Racing Begins
Mid-Day Lunch Break
Racing continues
4:00PM Racing complete when a full heat cycle has been completed.
Results will follow as soon as final scores are tabulated

ENTRY: Skippers should complete the online registration and submit it prior to June 8, 2023. https://www.theamya.org/RegattaDetail.asp?RGID=10181

Regatta will be limited to 27 boats. Entry fee of $30 (payable via on-line registration) includes lunch, refreshments, and awards. Extra Lunches at $17 each.

SAILING INSTRUCTIONS: Sailing instructions will be available at the skippers meeting.

SCORING & FORMAT: The event will be scored under the Low Point System described in the Racing Rules of Sailing Appendix A. Depending on number of participants Grouped Heat Racing will be the format. The fleet will be randomly split into 3 groups (A, B, C) for morning heats then group assignments are randomized again, for afternoon heats. Two groups will sail together in each heat and be scored as one fleet for that heat. Schedule of races and group assignments will be distributed by the PRO at the skippers meeting.

AWARDS: Prizes will be awarded to the top 4 skippers.

MEASUREMENTS & EQUIPMENT: A boat and her equipment may be inspected at any time for compliance with class rules and sailing instructions.

PARKING: Participants may pull into the boat yard near the sailing building to unload but please park across the street.

CONTACT: Information available from Jim Forrester at forresterbrv@gmail.com 540-797-0777 – or – Dave Branning at laserdave93@yahoo.com


June 11, 2023
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Jim Forrester
Dave Branning


Corinthian Yacht Club of Cape May
1819 Delaware Ave
Cape May, NJ 08204 United States
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