Notice of Race

ICE BREAKER
Saturday, 29th October 2016

The Organising Authority is the Devonport Yacht Club Inc (DYC)
PO Box 32 036, Devonport, 0744;
Phone 445 0048

1     RULES

1.1  The General Sailing Instructions 2016/2017 (the “General Instructions”) apply for this race. These specify DYC safety requirements and the application of Yachting New Zealand (YNZ) Racing Rules of Sailing and Safety regulations.

1.2   In the A Division extras may be set.

2      ELIGIBILITY AND ENTRY

2.1    Entry is open to financial members of any Yacht Club or other organization affiliated to YNZ for boats registered with YNZ:

         Entry Fee:    DYC Members $ 20.00    Non Members $ 25.00

DYC Member’s entry for “Cruising Series” and “All Races” covers this race.

2.2    Entries must be on the official DYC entry form, accompanied by the appropriate entry fee and be received by 1700 hrs on Friday 28th October 2016.

3      DIVISIONS

3.1   There will be 2 Divisions:
        A Division        Orange Flag    Start 1000 hrs
        B Division        Green Flag      Start 1005 hrs

4      TIME LIMIT

4.1   The time Limit is 1600 hrs.

42.   Should any boat in a given division finish within the time limit then the time limit for that division will be extended by 30 minutes.

5      SCORING

5.1    Low Points Scoring System in YNZ Rules Appendices A4 and A9 shall apply.

6      PRIZES

6.1    Prizes will be presented for 1st, 2nd and 3rd on handicap in each Division.  Skippers must be present to receive a prize.