Notice of Race

In Multihull Regatta by Mick Kealy

ACYC Club Sailing

2012 ACYC Keel Boat and Multihull Club Championship

Race Series 2- FCI Watermaker Series

August 12th – Race 1

September 9th – Race 2

October 7th –  Race 3

October 12th – Race 4

October 21st – Race 5

November 4th – Race 6

November 18th Race 7

All are welcome to join ACYC (Ao Chalong 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 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 ACYC representative.

Fees – There is no entry fee for boats. Crew fees are 100 baht per person for ACYC members, 200 baht for non-members. Crew fees no longer include food.

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 2009-2012.

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

Prizes – Overall series prizes for 1st, 2nd & 3rd place in each class will be awarded. Individual race prizes will be awarded to podium finishers on race day pending number of entries.

Series 2 – Race 1

Date – 9th September 2012

Preparatory signal – 12.00

Starting signal – 12.05


To be announced, pending conditions on the day.


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 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.

For more information, call Scott Duncanson on 08 1958 6879.

To see the complete 2012 racing program, please visit the Club website,