|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
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.
Required fees are as follows: Registration fee of $20
Daily park entry fee is $10 (NJ Res) $20 (non-resident) unless camping at park.
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
The sailing instructions will be available at registration.
The courses to be sailed will be included in the Sailing Instructions
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 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.
Hampton Inn, Clinton, NJ
16 Frontage Drive
111 West Main Street
Spruce Run Recreation Area Camping (same price as 2 days’ park entry fee)
68 Van Syckel's Road
Bring your own lunch on Sat. & Sun.