July 10-12, 2009

DESCRIPTION The SOUTHERN CHESAPEAKE LEUKEMIA CUP REGATTA is hosted by Fishing Bay YC and Stingray Harbour YC. This regatta will consist of one race to be sailed by the Leukemia (cruising) and Classic classes and two races to be sailed by other fleets on two separate courses on Saturday and Sunday, July 11 and 12, 2009. The races and associated activities are to benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of America in their fight against leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease and myeloma. Entry is due by Thursday, July 9, 2009 by 1800 hours.
CLASSES Starts will be offered for the following classes: PHRF Spinnaker, Non Spinnaker, J-105, Leukemia (Cruising) and Classic (Full-Keel and Fin-Keel Divisions for yachts designed 1975 and earlier, excluding the J24). If sufficient yachts are registered, classes may be subdivided, one design classes may be added or classes may be combined and different courses designated for each subdivision as warranted to enhance the quality of racing.

The above is for information only. The Special Sailing Instructions will take precedence in any conflict and will be available at registration at the FBYC Clubhouse

REGISTRATION Special Sailing Instructions, Social Program information and Registration package will be posted on Fishing Bay Yacht Club web site On-line registration is encouraged.

The FBYC Event Co- Chairs for this regatta are:

Judy Buis

(804) 725-0218

Carolyn Schmalenberger

( 804) 776-9211


The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society contact:

Sue Willis -- Toll free in VA 800-766-0797

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

5511 Staples Mill Rd., Suite 202B

Richmond, VA 23228

Fax: 804-627-0406

PROGRAM The preliminary schedule will include:

Friday evening, July 10:

    Welcome Reception, Pre-Registration, Silent/Live Auction

Saturday, July 11:

Registration & Skipper’s Breakfast
Followed by CBYRA-sanctioned Regatta
Followed by Grand Gala

Sunday, July 12:

CBYRA Sanctioned Regatta

Followed by Awards

SAILING INSTRUCTIONS Skippers will receive sailing instructions at registration. If sufficient yachts are registered, the classes may be subdivided and different courses designated for each subdivision as warranted enhancing the quality of racing.
ENTRY: The entry fee for this regatta is $100 per boat. The entry is due Thursday, July 9, 2009 by 1800.
CBYRA SANCTION The event is sanctioned for CBYRA High Point awards for PHRF Spinnaker Classes, Non-Spinnaker and J-105 classes only.
Fishing Bay Yacht Club
Office Mail: Fishing Bay Yacht Club, 2711 Buford Road #309, Bon Air, 23235,
Clubhouse Address: 1525 Fishing Bay Road, Deltaville, VA 23043 (no mail delivery)

Phone Numbers: Club House 804-776-9636

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