29ER Europe Zoom8
NOTICE OF RACE
OPEN FINNISH CHAMPIONSHIPS FOR 29er (ALSO EUROCUP), EUROPE CLASS YOUTH AND ZOOM8
ESPOON MERENKÄVIJÄT, EMK
From September 25th to September 27th 2015
The regatta will be governed by the rules as defined in The Racing Rules of Sailing. No national prescriptions will apply.
In accordance with ISAF Regulation 20 (Advertising Code) boats may be required to display the advertising chosen and supplied by the organizing authority.
ELIGIBILITY AND ENTRY
The regatta is open to all boats of the 29er, who are current members of the Int. 29er Class Assn, Europe youth and Zoom8 classes.
Eligible boats may enter by completing the form below and paying the required entry fee by September 14th. Late entry will be accepted until 23th Semtember with 50% increased entry fee.
Entry form 29er Eurocup: http://www.kilpapurjehtijat.com/ilmoittautuminen/entry.php?form=142
Registered 29er Eurocup: http://www.kilpapurjehtijat.com/ilmoittautuminen/entrylist.php?form=142
Entry form Europe, zoom8: http://www.kilpapurjehtijat.com/ilmoittautuminen/entry.php?form=141
Registered Europe, zoom8: http://www.kilpapurjehtijat.com/ilmoittautuminen/entrylist.php?form=141
Required fees are as follows:
Payment details: receiver EMK, IBAN:FI54 5541 2820 0138 79, BIC:OKOYFIHH. Add sail number to message field.
Thursday 24th of September
1700 – 2000 registration
Friday 25th of September
0900 – 1100 registration
1255 First warning signal, three races,
Saturday 26th of September
0955 First warning signal, 3 – 4 races,
Sunday 27th of September
0955 First warning signal, 3 – 4 races, no warning signal after 1500
Prize giving, as soon as the results are available.
The sailing instructions will be available during confirmation of registration and they will be published at EMK website on September 24th at 1700.
Attachment "karttakuvat". shows the location of the regatta harbour and the racing areas.
7.1. Courses will be as follows: windward/leeward or others.
4 races are required to be completed to constitute a series.
(a) When fewer than 4 races have been completed, a boat’s series score will be the total of her race scores.
(b) When from 5 to 8 races have been completed, a boat’s series score will be the total of her race scores excluding her worst score.
(c) When 9 or more races have been completed, a boat’s series score will be the total of her race scores excluding her two worst scores.
All support boats shall have clear markings for identification. Couch and support boats shall be registered to the Race Office and they have to participate in Race Security Service if needed.
Except in an emergency, a boat shall neither make radio transmissions while racing nor receive radio communications not available to all boats. This restriction also applies to mobile telephones.
DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY
Competitors participate in the regatta entirely at their own risk. See rule 4, Decision to Race. 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.
Each participating boat shall be insured with valid third-party liability insurance with a minimum cover of 250 000 € per incident or the equivalent.
For any further information, please contact:
Race Manager: Kari Hokka Phone: +358408218788, Email: kari.hokka(a)iki.fi
Web Site : www.emk.fi/kilpapurjehdus
For the accommodation, please contact: Radisson Blu Hotel, Espoo. http://www.radissonblu.fi/hotelli-espoo
Tourism Office and further information: http://www.visitespoo.fi/en/
Charter boats: We have some charter boats in 29er class available, price 350€. Please contact race manager.