Notice of Race

Notice of Race

Amended May 30, 2012

Fishing Bay Yacht Club 73rd Annual One Design Regatta and San Juan 21 East Coast National Champions

August 11 and 12, 2012


Fishing Bay Yacht Club, Deltaville VA


1. Rules

1.1 The Regatta will be governed by the Racing Rules of Sailing (RRS), 2009-2012

1.2 Certain rules may be changed added or modified.  These changes will appear in full in the Sailing Instructions

2. Eligibility and Entries

2.1 The Annual One Design regatta is open to the following classes – Albacores, Flying Scot, Front Runner, Hampton OD, Lasers (Full and Radial) Optimist Dinghy (Red, Blue, White and Green fleets), Typhoon and 420. 

2.2 The San Juan 21 East Coast National Championship is open to all San Juan 21s - Spinnaker and Non-Spinnaker fleets.

2.3 Classes with 5 or more boats entered will be given individual starts

2.4 Additional classes may be added at the discretion of FBYC.

2.5 Each competitor will be responsible for their boats being in compliance with class rules.

3. Fees

Event Packages:

$85.00 Double Handed boat (includes two dinner tickets and one t-shirt)

$65.00 Single Handed Boat (includes one dinner ticket and one t-shirt)

$35.00 Junior package (includes one dinner ticket and one t-shirt)

A La Carte Prices:

$55.00 Double handed boat

$40.00 Single handed boat Adult

$15.00 Junior Competitor

$15.00 Adult Dinner

$10.00 Child under 8 Dinner

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4. Schedule of Events

Friday, August 10, 2012

Early check in and registration - 1900

Saturday, August 11, 2012

Continental Breakfast - 0800

Registration - 0800-1000

Skippers Meeting - 1000

First Warning Signal - 1130

Followed by subsequent races

Post Race Cocktails - 1700

Dinner - 1800

Live Music and Dancing - 1900-2200

Sunday, August 12, 2012

Continental Breakfast - 0800

First Warning Signal - 1000

Followed by subsequent races

Followed by refreshments and awards


5. Advance Registration: Competitors may register in advance on the web at The entry deadline is 8-10-12 after which a late fee of $5.00 will apply.

6. Sailing Instructions: The sailing instructions will be available at registration and online at

7. Scoring: One completed race shall constitute the regatta. If 6 or more races are sailed, a boat’s worst score shall be discarded.


8. Discipline: All competitors are expected to maintain the highest level of conduct throughout the entire event. When the Protest Committee, from its own observation or a report received from any source believes that a competitor may have committed a breach of a rule, good manners, or sportsmanship, or may have brought the sport into disrepute, it may call a hearing. After a proper hearing the penalty may range from a reprimand to dismissal from the regatta and additional action may be taken under RRS 69.


9. Trophies will be awarded to competitors placing first through 3rd in all classes


10. Further information: Contact Event Committee Chair David Hinckle at (804) 370-7650 or email  Continue to check the website for further information.


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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