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Reminder! Sign up now for our all-club Regatta – the Commodore’s Cup – on October 1st. A great day of camaraderie on the water and fun testing your sailing skills. And if you aren’t a sailor? Come out to watch one of the loveliest days of the year on the water.

Please check back September 1st, 2016 for registration instructions.

Commodore’s Cup

White Rock Boat Club

Notice of Race

October 1, 2016

EVENT:  The White Rock Boat Club cordially invites you to the Commodore’s Cup Regatta, an open regatta for all centerboard boats and the Corinthian Class Keel Boat.

Rules:  The regatta will be governed by the rules as defined in The Racing Rules of Sailing. (2013-2016)

Entry:  Early registration may be completed on line at the link below through Sept.24, 2016. Late registration may be completed at the regatta site, 340 E. Lawther Drive, Dallas, TX 75218. Sailing Instructions will be available on line  and at check in.

Entry Form: http://www.regattatech.com/events/WRBC/CommCup16

Entry List: http://www.regattatech.com/events/WRBC/CommCup16/entries

Results: http://www.regattatech.com/events/WRBC/CommCup16/results

(Please note that results will only be available after some races have been created and scoring has begun.)

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:  Double handed boats …….……………….Free

Single handed boats ………………………Free

Basically all boats…………………………..Free

Continental breakfast and lunch will be served at the clubhouse.

Participants are invited to attend Oktoberfest event that evening.

Courses: Two courses may be used.  On the larger boat, double handed course, three (3) races will be scheduled. On the single handed course five (5) or more races may be scheduled.

Scoring:  The low point scoring system, Appendix A of RRS will be used except no score will be excluded. One race constitutes a regatta.  PHRF and Portsmouth Scoring systems will be used for Handicap fleet. One race will constitute a regatta.

Schedule:

Saturday, October 1          8:00 -9:30 am Check in and late registration.

9:30 am Skippers meeting.

10:30 am Warning signal for the first race.

Additional races may follow.

Lunch break at the dock.

Additional races will follow the lunch break. No race will be started after 5:00 pm

Awards presentation to follow. Prizes will be awarded to the top three finishers.

5:30 Oktoberfest-themed Event.  All participants are invited to attend.

 

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.

 WRBC Commodores Cup2016 Sailing Instructions

Robert

WRBC, Commodore