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Force 5 Mid-Atlantic Championships
Force 5 Regattas
Written by Ted Janulis   

 

June 1st & 2nd, 2013

Fleet 36 – Hunterdon Sailing Club

Spruce Run Recreation Area, Clinton, NJ

NOTICE OF RACE

 

RULES

The regatta will be governed by the rules as defined in The Racing Rules of Sailing.

The National Authority Prescriptions apply.

The Force 5 Class Association Rules apply.

ELIGIBILITY AND ENTRY

The regatta is open to all Force 5 class boats. Only current FFCA members are eligible for awards.

 

FEES

Required fees are as follows: Registration fee of $20

Daily park entry fee is $10 (NJ Res) $20 (non-resident) unless camping at park.

 

SCHEDULE

Registration:

Saturday, June 1 from 10:30 to 11:30 AM

Skipper’s Meeting at 11:45 AM - Races begin 1:00PM

Sunday June 2nd races will be held in the morning first race 10:00 AM (3 races)

Participants are welcome to sail in HSC club races starting at 1:30

Number and timing of races:  To be determined at Skipper’s Meeting


SAILING INSTRUCTIONS

The sailing instructions will be available at registration.

THE COURSES

The courses to be sailed will be included in the Sailing Instructions

SCORING

The scoring system is as follows: Low Point System defined per RRS A4.

One race will constitute a regatta.

When more than 5 races have been completed, a boat’s series score will be the total of her race scores excluding her worst score.

PRIZES

Prizes will be given as follows: 1st, 2nd and 3rd places in the Championship Division and 1st place in the Challenger Division.

DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY

Competitors participate in the regatta entirely at their own risk. See rule 4, Decision to Race. The organizing authority will not accept any liability for material damage or personal injury or death sustained in conjunction with or prior to, during, or after the regatta.

FURTHER INFORMATION

For further information please contact Ted Janulis at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or 973-896-9131

Lodging:

Hampton Inn, Clinton, NJ

www.hamptonclinton.com

16 Frontage Drive
Clinton, NJ 08809
(908) 713-4800

Holiday Inn Select

www.holidayinn.com

111 West Main Street
Clinton, NJ 08809
(908) 735-5111

Spruce Run Recreation Area Camping (same price as 2 days’ park entry fee)

http://www.state.nj.us/dep/parksandforests/parks/spruce.html

68 Van Syckel's Road
Clinton, NJ 08809
(908) 638-8572

Meals:

Bring your own lunch on Sat. & Sun.