Notice of Race & Sailing Instructions for Rose Bowl Ladies race – Sunday 20 November 2016
1.1 The race will be governed by the rules as defined in The Racing Rules of Sailing 2013-2016.
2. NOTICES TO COMPETITORS
2.1 Notices to competitors will be posted on the official notice board located at the ABYC Clubhouse.
3. CHANGES TO SAILING INSTRUCTIONS
3.1 Any change to the sailing instructions will be posted before 09h30 on the day it will take effect, or otherwise conveyed at the Skippers Meeting at 09h30.
4. RACE REQUIREMENTS
4.1 The skipper or person on the helm must be female. (Rose Bowl Trophy Contender).
4.2 Skippers wishing to participate but whose physical anatomy is not of the same design as that of a female, have to dress-up flamboyantly as a female (the mental state need not be the same). (Chick of the Bay Trophy Contender)
5. THE COURSE
5.1 The course will be a harbour start to the Ngqura Harbour entrance port lateral mark closest to PE Harbour and then to a Hobie Beach/Shark Rock Pier Finish.
6.1 The start line will be between the General Goods terminal and the Ore terminal. The start warning signal will be at 10h00.
7. THE FINISH
7.1 An extended centre line of Hobie Beach Pier, within a hundred metres from the end of the pier. To cross on starboard tack.
8. SAFETY REGULATIONS
8.1 Check-Out and Check-In Procedures, sign in and out as pet normal, and additionally you must enter your boat name on the day of sailing with the Race Officer.
8.2 A boat that retires from a race shall notify the Race Officer as soon as possible.