Navy Jacksonville Yacht Club



 Wendal Davis Memorial One Design Regatta

 Saturday, 20 April 2002

 Notice of Race  

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1              RULES

1.1           The regatta will be governed by the ‘rules’ as defined in the Racing Rules of Sailing, the prescriptions of US Sailing, the participating classes (except as any of the foregoing are altered by the Sailing Instructions) by the Sailing Instructions and the Notice of Race.

1.2           Class rules requiring class membership will not apply. 

1.3           Display of sail numbers shall be in accordance with class rules.  This alters Appendix G of the RRS.

1.4           All boats shall be equipped with a class required painter, or if not class required, then with a painter at least twice the length of the boat.

2              ELIGIBILITY

2.1           Eligible boats are those who have officially entered by completing an entry form with the Navy Jacksonville Yacht Club in advance or during the registration period as set forth in the Notice of Race.


3.1           Participants are encouraged to register in advance by completing the attached registration form and sending it with the appropriate fee to: 

                Darryl Currie—R/C Sail, 1393 Belvedere Avenue, Jacksonville, FL 32205.

3.2           Participants can also e-mail registration to:

3.3           Due to unique NAS Security requirements, participants needing access through the gate must be on the List of Participants and will need to be signed in by a representative of NJYC.  The NJYC representative will be at the main gate at 0930 and 1015 to sign competitors in. You must have Photo ID, i.e. drivers license, car registration in YOUR NAME, and proof of insurance. This is the price we must pay for security!  Contact race organizer for further details.

 4             ENTRY

4.1           The entry fee is $10 prior to 19 April 2002, and $12 on the day of the race.

5              CLASSES

5.1           It is anticipated that classes will be Flying Scot, Laser, JY-15.  Additional classes may be accommodated provided the minimum requirement of 5.2 is met.

5.2           A minimum of four registered boats is necessary to constitute a class.

6              SCHEDULE

                                Registration                                          0900-1045

                                Competitors Meeting                           1100

                                Warning signal for first race                 1200

                                Awards                                               Asap after racing


7.1           The Sailing Instructions will be available on race day at NJYC prior to the Competitors Meeting.

 8             RACES

8.1           Three races are scheduled of which one must be completed to constitute a regatta.

8.2           Class flags will be described at the Competitors Meeting.

8.3           Starting order of classes will be announced at the Competitors Meeting.

8.4           Courses will be described in the Sailing Instructions and displayed from the Race Committee Boat.

 9             SCORING

9.1           The regatta will be scored as provided in Appendix A of the racing rules using the Low Point System, except no scores will be excluded.  This alters rule A2.

 10           PRIZES

10.1         First place prizes will be awarded in each class.  Certificates will be awarded to second and third place finishers.

 11           INFORMATION              

11.1         For further information, contact Darryl Currie at 904-388-7254, or e-mail