Open Finnish Championships 29er (Eurocup), Europe youth and Zoom8

 

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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

RULES

 

The regatta will be governed by the rules as defined in The Racing Rules of Sailing. No national prescriptions will apply.

ADVERTISING

 

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

JSM_SI.pdf

JSM_rata-alue-1.pdf

SM_rata 25.9.2015.pdf

CLASSIFICATION

 

ENTRY FEES

 

Required fees are as follows:

Class                Fee

29er                120€

Europe             90€

Zoom8             90€

 

Payment details: receiver EMK, IBAN:FI54 5541 2820 0138 79,  BIC:OKOYFIHH. Add sail number to message field.

 

SCHEDULE

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.

 

MEASUREMENTS

 

SAILING INSTRUCTIONS
The sailing instructions will be available during confirmation of registration and they will be published at EMK website on September 24th at 1700.

 

VENUE

Attachment "karttakuvat". shows the location of the regatta harbour and the racing areas.

 

THE COURSES

7.1. Courses will be as follows: windward/leeward or others.

 

PENALTY SYSTEM

 

SCORING

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.

SUPPORT BOATS

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.

 

BERTHING

 

 

RADIO COMMUNICATION

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.

 

PRIZES

 

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.

 

INSURANCE

Each participating boat shall be insured with valid third-party liability insurance with a minimum cover of 250 000 € per incident or the equivalent.

 

FURTHER INFORMATION

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.