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2016 Sonic Splash Velalago

Sonic Splash Velalago

 

Lake Eustis Sailing Club

 2nd ANNUAL “SONIC AROUND THE LAKE” RACE

 

December 10th, 2016

 

NOTICE of RACE

 

VENUE:

The race will be held on the waters of Lake Eustis with starting and finishing lines off the dock of the Lake Eustis Sailing Club, 1310 CR 452, Eustis, FL32726. The Club is located approximately 40 miles north west of Orlando.

 

ENTRIES and ELIGIBILITY: 

The newly introduced “Around the Lake” race is open to all boats with a Portsmouth D-PN handicap rating of 100 or lower. 

                 

RULES:

The race will be governed by the rules as defined in the 2013-2016 Racing Rules of Sailing,and the Sailing Instructions which will prevail in the case of any conflict

 

THE COURSE:

The race will be around dropped buoys at specified points around the lake. It  is anticipated that the course will be such that the time for the race will be approximately three (3) hours.  The actual course will be described in the Sailing Instructions which will be available at registration, and at a Skippers Meeting.

 

THE START:

A single start is planned. However, if desirable in the opinion of the race committee, the fleet may be divided into two starts.   

 

SAILING INSTRUCTIONS:

The Sailing Instructions will be available to all competitors at the registration desk.

 

SCHEDULE of EVENTS:

 

Saturday, December 10th:

0800 - 0930

Continental Breakfast

0800 - 0930

Registration

0800 - 1030

Boat preparation and launching

0930

Skippers Meeting

1030

Warning signal for the start of the race

After the race

Awards and BBQ at the Club

 

REGISTRATION/FEES:

Registration may be made online at Regatta Registration.com or with June Howells Email: June.lesc@aol.com or at day of event. Boat registration is $25 if made by December 4th ($30 if after that date) and includes breakfast and BBQ for the skipper.  Breakfast and BBQ for crew and guests may be purchased at $10 per person.

 

SCORING:

The Low Point Scoring System will apply using the current Portsmouth PNR handicap for each entrant. One race is required to constitute a regatta. 

 

TROPHIES:

Keeper trophies will be awarded: 1st Monohull, 1st Multihull and 2nd Overall finishers based on corrected time.

 

LODGING – including Camping and RVs:

Use this link to get the most up-to-date information for Local Accommodations: http://www.lakeeustissailingclub.org/About/LocalAccomodations.aspx

 

QUESTIONS/INQUIRIES:

 

Regatta Chair:

David Leather Email: dbjleather@gmail.com       phone: (407) 973-5058

 

SPONSORS:

Sponsors for this event include The Lake County Department of Sports and Marketing, June Howells, Realtor  and Sonic Restaurants, Florida.

 

SUPPORT BOATS:

Support boats will have to register with registration desk and check in with race committee on day of event. 

 

RADIO COMMUNICATIONS:

The race committee will monitor channel 68. This channel will be available to all competitors. 


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