Indian Summer - Sail Against SIDS


Sat, Oct 2 2010


Event Managers

  • Event Chair: Matt Braun
  • Race Chair: Allan Heyward


OCTOBER 2, 2010

DESCRIPTION The Indian Summer – Sail Against SIDS Regatta is hosted by FBYC. All FBYC Members are encouraged to participate. Proceeds will benefit the research and prevention of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). SIDS is the leading cause of death in infants between the ages of 1 and 12 months. There is currently no known cause or cure.
EVENT CHAIR Matthew Braun c~(804) 640-3184; h~(804) 266-4533; o~(804) 672-4242
REGISTRATION Information regarding registration, classes, social activities, awards will be available at On-line registration will be available and pre-registration is encouraged. Discounted pre-registration will end September 30, 2010. Registrations will be accepted until 10:00am on October 2, 2010.
PROGRAM Saturday, October 2, 2010

Registration and continental breakfast 0800

Skippers Meeting 1000

First Warning Signal 1100

Followed by subsequent races

Refreshments, silent auction, awards 1500-1700

CLASSES Classes are 420, Flying Scot, Front Runner, Laser, Laser Radial, Mobjack, and Optimist. Additional classes may be added at the discretion of the Event Chair or the One Design Division Commander. Optimists will be divided into Red, Blue, White and Green fleets, as defined by USODA. There may be a separate start for the Green fleet.
AWARDS The winning skipper for the class with the most money raised through entry fees will receive the Maxwell Raymond Braun memorial trophy. Other class awards will be described in the sailing instructions.
CBYRA SANCTION The Regatta is sanctioned as a separate event for CBYRA High Point awards in certain classes as shown in the CBYRA One Design Schedule.
ENTRY Race entry fees (TBD). Various fundraising raffles, auction and sponsored events will be held to benefit SIDS research and prevention.
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 804-889-2327

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