P.O. Box 29, Naval Air Station
THE WAVE REGATTA
SERIES RACE #1
Saturday, APRIL 13, 2002
NOTICE OF RACE
The regatta will be governed by the ‘rules’ as defined in the Racing Rules of Sailing (RRS), the prescriptions of US SAILING, the
rules of PHRF (except as any of the foregoing are altered by the Sailing
Instructions), by the Sailing Instructions and the Notice of Race.
At least 50% of those on board each boat must be female and the boat must
be helmed by a female from the preparatory signal of her class until she
finishes. No male shall touch the
helm while racing.
All boats in the Spinnaker and Non-Spinnaker classes must have a valid
First Coast Sailing Association PHRF rating.
Boats sailing in the Cruiser class are encouraged to have a valid PHRF
rating, but may obtain an uncontestable temporary WSS rating for the Women’s
All boats shall have their sail numbers on the mainsail, spinnakers, and
each headsail having a LP measurement exceeding 130% of the base of the
foretriangle. A boat’s sail
number is the number allotted to her by US Sailing, by her class, or her hull
Eligible boats may be entered by completing registration with Navy
Jacksonville Yacht Club, the
3.1 Participants are encouraged to register in advance by completing the registration form and sending it with the appropriate fee to:
NJYC R/C Sail Darryl Currie,
1393 Belvedere Avenue, Jacksonville,
Participants can also e-mail registration to:
Due to unique NAS Security requirements, you must have Photo ID;
i.e. drivers license, car registration in your name, and proof of insurance.
Participants must be on the List of Participants and will need to be
signed in at the Main Gate by a representative of NJYC.
An NJYC representative will be at the gate at 0930 and 1015
to sign in participants. This
is the price we must pay for security! Participants
arriving by water will have an easier time of getting on base.
Contact race organizer for further details.
The entry fee is $20. A
differential entry fee for US Sailing members, with proof of current membership,
is $15. Checks should be made
payable to Navy Jacksonville Yacht Club.
The fleet will be divided into PHRF Spinnaker, PHRF Non-Spinnaker, and
CRUISER classes. These classes may
be further divided if entries permit.
All boats sailing with a co-ed crew will sail in the CRUISER class.
Spinnakers are allowed in the PHRF-Spinnaker class only.
Saturday, April 13, 2002:
REGISTRATION 0930 - 1100
1200 – For first class
Cookout & Awards
Sailing instructions will be available at Registration.
Courses will be signaled from the race committee signal boat.
PHRF time allowances applied to the distance assigned to the race will be
used to score the race.
Results of this race will be forwarded to the Northeast Florida Women’s
Sailing Network for inclusion in the computation for scoring the Women’s
First, second and third place prizes will be awarded in classes of seven
or more entered boats.
First and second place prizes will be awarded in classes of five or six
First place prize will be awarded in classes of four or less boats
& BASE ACCESS
Available on the outside of the F Pier.
Due to heightened security measures, if you or your crew or guests are
planning to arrive by car, you must contact Darryl Currie so that your names may
be added to a “List of Participants. Enter
through the Main Gate and indicate your destination to be the regatta at the
Yacht Club. Be prepared to show a photo ID, registration, drivers license, and
proof of insurance.
Contact Rear Commodore-Sail, Darryl Currie at 388-7254 (h) or NJYC at
778-0805 ext.3 or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
IN THE WOMEN’S SAILING SERIES
Navy Jax Yacht Club The Wave Regatta
Epping Forest YC
The Jessie Ball Regatta
North Florida CC
Women On Water
Navy Jax Yacht Club
PO Box 29
Jacksonville, FL 32212
WSS #1 April 13, 2002