Notice of Race
ACYC Club Sailing
2013 ACYC Keel Boat and Multihull Club Championship
Race Series 2
RACE 8 – November 24th
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 10.30 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 2013-1016.
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 8
Date – November 24th
Preparatory signal – 12.00
Starting signal – 12.05
Race Briefing – 10.30
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 Alan Carwardine 0800401114.
On Saturday 23rd November we are holding a Dinghy race!
Club boats will be available and private boats welcome!
At 9:00am we will do a short intro for the newbies and parents for how to set up a boat and how to use the tender.
Then we get out on the water by 10:00am for some racing and some unconventional racing too – some of the BIC challenges like sailing around the course standing etc. Finish will be at 12:30.
100 baht entry fee for ACYC members and 200 for non members.
Please message me to let me know you want to sail a club boat at firstname.lastname@example.org