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PYC Club Sailing

2015 PYC Keel Boat and Multihull Club Championship

Race Series 2

RACE 8 – November 15th

All are welcome to join PYC (Phuket Yacht Club) Sunday sailing races. Breakfast is available at the club from 8am onwards. Anybody wishing to sail but don’t have a boat are advised to turn up before 10.00 am and we will do our best to get you on a vessel.

Eligibility and entry – The series is open to all keel yachts and multihulls with a length overall of greater than 6 meters. Eligible boats may enter by completing an entry form on each race day and by paying the racing nomination fee to the Race Officer or appointed PYC representative.

Fees – There is no entry fee for boats. Crew fees are 150 baht per person for PYC members, 300 baht for non-members.

PLEASE NOTE: Crew fees are applicable to ALL participating crew.

Classes – Racing monohulls, Cruising monohulls, Racing multihulls, Cruising multihulls.

Course – Ao Chalong Bay and surrounding area, details announced at race briefing pending prevailing conditions.

Rules – The regatta will be governed by the rules as defined in The Racing Rules of Sailing 2013-1016.

Handicap system – Performance handicap system as managed and monitored by the PYC.

Note – “A boats handicap will be adjusted after every race. An adjustment in handicap number is not grounds for redress

Prizes –. Individual race prizes will be awarded to podium finishers on race day pending number of entries.

Race 8 Series 2

Date – November 15th

Preparatory signal – 12.00

Starting signal – 12.05

Race Briefing – 10.30

Course

To be announced, pending conditions on the day.

Insurance

Each participating boat shall be insured with valid third-party liability insurance to a minimum cover of Twenty Million Thai Baht, or the equivalent, for all races entered.

Disclaimer of liability

Competitors participate in the regatta entirely at their own risk. See rule 4, Decision to Race. The organising 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.

For more information, call Alan Carwardine – 0800401114.