82nd Annual One Design Regatta


Sat, Aug 14 - 15, 2021


Event Managers

  • Event Chair: Jay Buhl
  • Race Chair: John Kalinowski


82nd Annual One Design Regatta 

Sat. Aug 14 - 15, 2021


DESCRIPTION The 82nd 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 to qualify for a one-design class. 

NOTICE The Notice of Race will be available for review on the event page document link to the 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.

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

CLASSES Any one design class having five or more boats registered, including but not limited to Flying Scot, Front Runner, ILCA Dinghy Standard, ILCA Dinghy Radial, J70, 420, and Optimist, will be eligible to run a class 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, 2021. Boats whose class does meet the eligibility requirement will sail in the Portsmouth class. The Organizing Authority 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 by virtually at a date and time to be specified by the Organizing Authority. This action is being done for the safety of competitors under social distancing guidelines. This may be reevaluated, as conditions warrant, later in the year.

RACING The warning signal for the first start on Saturday will be at 1100 followed by subsequent races.  The warning signal for the first start on Sunday will be at 1000 followed by subsequent races. 

FEE  $25 adult; $20 Junior. Fees are paid only through registration on Regatta Network .  

SOCIAL Due to evolving CoVid 19 restrictions, please check the event page at www.fbyc.net for up to date information.

AWARDS  Due to social distancing concerns awards may be presented virtually with prizes being mailed to the recipients as soon as possible after racing. Please check the event page for up to date information.

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.

QUESTIONS:  John Kalinowski sabre32sailor@yahoo.com

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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