January 16, 2017
This event will be governed by the 2013-2016 Racing Rules of Sailing (RRS) with US SAILING prescriptions, however good seamanship and common sense are the order of the day. Protests will be heard only in the case of a collision resulting in serious injury or damage, modifying rule 60. Class rules will not apply.
ELIGIBILITY & ENTRY:
This event is open to all sailing vessels under 20' in length per approval of the race committee:
Entry Fee: $30.00 / $20.00 for Baron's Cup Participants / $40 for late registration
Registration is open now. Register by January 8 for early bird pricing!
Print and sign the Hold Harmless Agreement for your minor attending without a parent present to sign at the event.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:
Monday January 16 (subject to change; please check back prior to race date)
Race from Hawaii Kai – Maunalua Bay to Waikiki - Ala Wai channel entrance. Observe the revised 2011 Standing Sailing Instructions. O'pen BIC sailors must participate in Baronʼs Cup regatta and finish in a top 10 overall position to to qualify for the Dinghy Transpac. SIʼs will be available at the Skippers Meeting.
RACING AREA: All vessels must stay well clear of all surf zones.
THE START: Between Inflatable Pin and Race Committee Boat.
Mark 1: Keep red channel mark to Port
Mark 2: Keep outside green channel mark to Starboard
Mark 3: Keep Diamond Head Buoy to Port
THE FINISH: Between Magic Island Point and the Red Channel Mark at entrance to Ala Wai.
TIME LIMIT: The time limit for the race will be 3.5 hours from the first start.
WIND LIMIT: Min 8 knots - Max 20 knots
SCORING: Individual scoring. Low point scoring system (1pt 1st, 2pts 2nd, etc).
“Blue Ribbon” award for 1st boat to cross finish line
Award for 1st place of each class
Contact Regatta Chair Helena von Sydow at 808-349-9167
Hawaii Kai Boat Club (The Shack) 377 Keahole St # C2