Contact: Jane Thomas
29
Jun
2019
Channel Islands Yacht Club
CA
United States of America

NOTICE OF RACE

The Wild Bill Rig Race Saturday, June 29, 2019

Channel Islands Yacht Club 4100 S Harbor Blvd, Oxnard, CA 93035


1 RULES
This race will be governed by the rules as defined in the 2017-2020 Racing Rules of Sailing, the Sailing Instructions (SIs), SoCal PHRF rating rules, and applicable class association rules. The PHRF Marine Industry Racer (MIR) Rule is not in effect. This modifies PHRF Class Rule 8.
Area A Random Leg Course (RLC) ratings will be used. The Race Committee (RC) may assign a temporary rating for this race for boats without a current PHRF rating.


2 CLASSES
Spinnaker class is open to all boats with current PHRF ratings; nonspinnaker class is open to any boat at least 22 feet. If a current PHRF rating is not available, the Race Committee (RC) may assign a rating for purposes of this race only.


3 RACE ENTRY & FEES
Online race entry (http://www.regattanetwork.com/event/19341) and payment of entry fees in advance is encouraged; skippers may also pay their fees in person at the Skippers Meeting. Entry fees are $30 for USSA members and $35 for non-members of US Sailing.


4 SCHEDULE
Saturday, June 29, 2019: Mandatory Skippers Meeting, 8:30AM at CIYC. The first start is scheduled for 11:00AM with the 5-minute warning at 10:55AM.


5 SAILING INSTRUCTIONS
The Sailing Instructions (SIs) and courses will be available at the Skippers Meeting and online (http://www.regattanetwork.com/event/19341) in advance. The race will begin near the Mandalay race buoy and finish in Channel Islands Harbor in front of CIYC. Course distance may range between 8.5nm and 22.8nm.


6 PRIZES
Individual prizes will be awarded at CIYC after racing. The Wild Bill Rig Race Perpetual Trophy will be engraved with the winners’ names and classes and displayed at Channel Islands Yacht Club. No-host bar and hot food will be available after racing.


7 INSURANCE & DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY
Each participating boat shall be insured with valid third-party liability insurance. Competitors participate in the race entirely at their own risk. See Rule 4, Decision to Race. The organizing authority will not accept any liability for material damage, personal injury, nor death sustained in conjunction with, prior to, during, or after the regatta.


8 FURTHER INFORMATION
Channel Islands Yacht Club: 805.985.2492
Event Chair: Jane Thomas, 415.518.4046, Sunglade@prodigy.net
PRO: Bill Brayton, 805.822.7544, bbrayton@atra.com