Notice of Race
International Penguin Class Dinghy Association
Date: Saturday November 12, 2011
Location: The Corkran’s Homestead
4050 Clora Dorsey Road
Trappe, Md. 21673
Registration: 0900 to 1030 hours
Entry Fee: $20 will be collected by the Penguin Class officials. And your contribution to the “After Racing Festivities” including food and/or ”Trophies” are appreciated.
For food, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Kim Corkran #410-829-1101
Rules: This regatta is governed by the Penguin Racing Association Racing Rules of Bill or Kim Corkran (PRAR BoKC pronounced prayer book you know, Do unto Others etc.), the Sailing Instructions, the Verbal Instructions conveyed at the Skipper’s Meeting, and the William H. Corkran Sailboat Racing Authority.
Skipper’s Meeting: Scheduled for 1100 hours
Races: 5 races are planned. 1 will constitute a series. One race (typically the 3rd) will be designated as the crew race. Solo Skippers and those with crew who prefer not to skipper may elect to sail this race by starting at a predetermined time after the crew race starting signal, typically one minute. All races, except the crew race, will count towards the Atlantic Coast Championship.
Courses: Will be determined by the Race Committee on the morning of the regatta depending on direction and velocity of the wind. Gusts of wind from the participants concerning course selection will be given appropriate interest by the RC.
Starts: A Three (3) Minute starting Sequence will be used (Probably the Ollie). The starting line will be determined by the Race Committee prior to and announced at the Skipper’s Meeting..
Protests: Must be filed at the Choptank River Light, Midnight New Year’s Eve 2012! Protest hearing will be held at the Oxford in and the bill will be paid by the losing skipper.
Trophies: Provided by WHC Sailboat Racing Authority and Contributions from the Penguin Class.
Island Creek Penguin
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GPS: Lat: 38 degrees 39.7 min
Long: -076 degrees 08.9 min
More Info: Sailing: Paul Hull Food: Kim Corkran Other: David Cox
410 543 8152 410 829 1101 410-310-3476