December 8, 2001
The Florida Yacht Club
NOTICE OF RACE
organizing authority and North Florida Cruising Club, host of the twelfth
annual INTERCLUB REGATTA, cordially invite the members of† FCSA† affiliated
clubs to attend and participate in the regatta.†
You are encouraged to assemble a fleet of† boats from your club, fly your burgee, line
the race course, and root for your team. After the regatta you are invited to
attend the dinner and awards presentation.
1. RULES The regatta will be
governed by the 2001-2004 Racing Rules of Sailing (RRS) and the prescriptions
of US SAILING, except as these are amended by this Notice of Race, and by the
2. BOATS Each club's fleet will consist of one J-24 and two JY-15ís.† All boats will be insured by their owner. Liability for any damages will be resolved from the results of a Protest Committee hearing. Clubs will be liable for deductible, $500.
3. COMMITTEES Each club shall
appoint 3 members to serve on the Race Committee and a member to serve on the
Protest Committee.† NFCC will provide a
Principal Race Officer for each course.
4. ELIGIBILITY Each club may
enter one team. A team is comprised of:
Crew: min three, max five,
one must be a club member, the others may be club members or spouse of† club members.
Crews: two for each boat,
one of each crew must be club member, the other may be a club member,† spouse of a club member or dependent of a
emergencies all boats will race with the same crew for all races.
Boats will be
crewed by members of the club for which they are racing.
(a)† Crew must be members of
their club in good standing as of October 1, 2001.
(b)† Member(s) is defined to
include dues-paying members and spouse.
Clubs may register by completing the enclosed Regatta Entry Form.
6. SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
††††††††††† Saturday December 8, 2001
Warning Signal race 1 all fleets†††††††††††
Start J-24 and first JY-15 class†††††††††††
Start second JY-15 class††††††††
Race 2, 3, 4, 5
Awards and dinner†††††
After completion of all races.
7. FEES Entry fee $150. Fee includes dinner and trophies.
Make checks payable to: First Coast Sailing Association. †
to: Pat Lambert† FCSA Treasurer
††††††††††††† 3434 Lake Shore Blvd.
††††††††††††† Jacksonville, FL 32210
8. SAILING INSTRUCTIONS
Sailing instructions will be available Saturday, December 8, 2001, before the
9. COURSES The course will be
described in the sailing instructions.
10. RACING J-24 and JY-15
fleets will not be rotated.† All classes
will have five races. Team Racing Rules, Appendix D, will not apply.
11. SCORING Five races for each
class, of which one race for each class will constitute a regatta.
Boats will be
scored points, in class, according to A2.2 of the low Point Scoring System.
series score will be the total of all its race scores in all classes.
When there is a
tie in series points, the tie will be broken in favor of the club with the most
first places, or, if the tie remains, the most second places, or lower places
When a tie still
remains, it shall stand and equal prizes shall be awarded according to the
rules of the InterClub Regatta.
12. PENALTIES The 720 Turns
Penalty, Rule 44.1, will apply for breaking a rule of Part 2.
13. PRIZES The FCSA Perpetual
Trophy will be awarded to the first place club, to be displayed at their club
for the year.
14. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION
Contact your club's FCSA delegate.