81st Annual One Design Regatta


Sat, Aug 8 - 9, 2020



Event Managers

  • Event Chair: Mike Karn


81st Annual One Design Regatta

Sat. Aug 8 - 9, 2020


DESCRIPTION The 81th Annual One Design Regatta, hosted by Fishing Bay Yacht Club, will consist of two days of racing, fun and camaraderie.  There may be multiple courses for eligible one-design classes.  A Portsmouth Yardstick handicap class will be offered for boats that do not have enough boats for a one-design class. 

NOTICE: The notice of race will be available for review on the event page document link to Regatta Network 

REGISTRATION Advance registration is expected by all participants at www.fbyc.net, at the link on the event page under documents or directly on Regatta Network at http://www.regattanetwork.com

VOLUNTEER  Sign up to volunteer for the Annual One Design Regatta.

CLASSES Flying Scot, Front Runner, Laser, Laser Radial, Optimist, and any other one-design class, with 5 or more boats registered, are invited to race. Optimists will be divided into Red, White, Blue, and Green fleets. The Portsmouth Number (D-PN) handicapping system will be used to score classes of unlike boats. A minimum of five entries is required for a class to become and remain eligible. Classes shall meet eligibility requirements no later than August 3, 2020. The OA reserves the right to invite additional classes at its sole discretion

LATE REGISTRATION & CHECK IN Friday night 1700-2000 and Saturday 0800-0925

SKIPPERS' MEETING All classes will meet at 0930 on the Fishing Bay side of the main clubhouse for general regatta announcements.

RACING The warning signal for the first start on Saturday will be at 1130 followed by subsequent races.  The warning signal for the first start on Sunday will be at 1000 followed by subsequent races. 

FEE Fees are detailed in the NOR and on the registration page.  

SOCIAL Dinner and live music will be provided on Saturday evening. 

AWARDS  As soon as possible after racing on Sunday awards will be presented.

DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY  Competitors participate in a regatta entirely at their own risk. See Rule 4, Decision to Race. Fishing Bay Yacht Club, 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.

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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