Commodore’s Cup Saturday September 30th

This year the Commodore’s Cup will be on September 30th, and racing alongside us will be our colleagues from the Corinthian club.

We’ll have class races for Corinthians, Flying Scots, Snipes, Lasers, Butterflies, and a Mixed Class for everyone else. There will be a race for everyone!

*Hat Tip to http://fleet20.blogspot.com/

Event: The White Rock Boat Club cordially invites you to an open regatta for all centerboard boats and the Corinthian Class Keel Boats.

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

Entry: The regatta entries are limited to members of the White Rock Boat Club and Corinthian Sailing Club (White Rock Lake)

Registration may be completed on line at: WRBC Commodore’s Cup Registration
Late registration may be completed at the regatta site at 340 E Lawther Drive, Dallas, TX 75218.

Sailing Instructions will be available on line and at check in.

Classes: Three boats of any one design will race as a class. Boats that do not form a one design class will be assigned to a Portsmouth handicap class.

Fees: The regatta is free.

Courses: One starting line/course will be used. However, different course options may apply to each fleet. Additionally, fleets may combined for common starts. 5 races are scheduled.

Schedule – Saturday Sept 30
7:30 – 9:00 Breakfast, check in and late registration.
9:00 Skippers meeting.
10:00 Warning signal for the first race. Additional races may follow.
12:00 Lunch at the WRBC Club House. Additional races will follow the lunch break.
5:00 Happy Hour and Awards Presentation

Scoring: The low point scoring system, Appendix A of RRS will be used except no score will be excluded. One race constitutes a regatta.

Prizes: Prizes will be awarded to the top 2 finishers in each class. If the class has 5 or more entries, the top 3 finishers will be awarded. In addition, each prize winner will have their name and place inscribed on the Commodore’s Cup Trophy which will be permanently displayed in the White Rock Boat Club clubhouse.

Disclaimer of Liability: Competitors participate in the regatta entirely at their own risk. See RRS 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.

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