DESCRIPTION This regatta will consist of a One Day Distance Race on Friday, August 31 and Two Day Series Race on Saturday and Sunday, September 1-2. The One Day Distance Race will be scored separately from the Two Day Series Races. There is no fee for the Distance Race held Friday afternoon prior to the Check In Skippers Meeting and Welcome Reception.
Thursday August 30
Early Arrivals Welcome, Deadline for registration 1800
Friday August 31
Distance Race Check In
Distance Race First Warning Signal
Two Day Series Check In
Mandatory Skippers Meeting
Welcome Reception, Buffet dinner, Awards, Entertainment
Saturday September 1
Race Day One - First Warning Signal
Post Race Cocktails
Stingray Dinner, Daily Awards and Entertainment
Sunday September 2
Race Day Two - First Warning Signal
Post Race Cocktails
Labor Day Cookout and Awards Ceremony
Deadline for registration: August 30, 2012, 1800.
SAILING INSTRUCTIONS Skippers will receive Special Sailing Instructions at registration.
CLASSES Starts will be offered for PHRF Spinnaker, PHRF Non Spinnaker, J105 and Cruising classes. Cruising Class yachts will receive a courtesy rating which may not be appealed. If sufficient yachts are registered, the classes may be subdivided, one-design classes may be added or classes may be combined and different courses designated for each subdivision as is warranted to enhance the quality of racing. See Special Sailing Instructions PHRF-NS will be sailed allowing only one (1) headsail to be set at a time downwind. All PHRF boats must have a current PHRF rating certificate and must meet current category 4P, 5P or 6P requirements
RACE AREA and COURSE Distance Race: around government marks in the Chesapeake Bay off the mouth of the Piankatank River
The Two Day Series Races: will be round-the-buoys courses using drop marks or government marks listed in the Special Sailing Instructions.
CBYRA SANCTION This is a sanctioned event for CBYRA High Point awards for PHRF Spinnaker, Non Spinnaker and J105 classes only.
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Office Mail: Fishing Bay Yacht Club, P.O. Box 29186, Richmond, VA 23242
Clubhouse Address: 1525 Fishing Bay Road, Deltaville, VA 23043 (no mail delivery) Phone Numbers: Club House (804) 776-9636