NOTICE OF RACE (NOR)
SAILING INSTRUCTIONS (SI)
1.VENUE AND DATE
1.1.Theeventwilltakeplace in Tekirdag on 3rd or 4th racing dayof 4th Int.Rodosto Cup. It will be posted on the official notice board till 20:00 one day before it will take effect.
2.1. Theregattawill be opentoall countrieswhowillparticipateatthe IV. INTERNATIONAL RODOSTO CUP.
2.2. Onlyone boy and one girl optimistsailorpercountrywill be allowed to participate at the III.Cherry Country Cup. This sailor must be thebestsailor of eachcountry according to the provisional race results of 27 – 28 September 2018.
3.1.The regatta will be governed by the rules as defined in The Racing Rules of Sailing (RRS2017-2020).
4.1. Advertising is not permittedexcept as provided in World SailingRegulation 20. Competitormay be requiredtodisplayadvertisingstickers on bothsides of thehull. Thestickers, whichwill be providedbytheOrganizingAuthority, Stickeswithnationalcolourswill be givenbythe OA andmay be attached on the top of thesailsbehindthe Optimist logo.
5.NOTICES TO COMPETITORS
5.1.Noticestocompetitorswill be posted on theofficialnotice board located in front of theclubpremises.
6.RACES AND SCORING
6.1. Three (3) racesarescheduled.
6.2. The Low Point scoring system of Appendix A shall apply. A boat’s series score will be the total of her race scores.
7.1.No feewill be required.Thelist of thesailorswill be posted on theofficialnotice board at 20:00 September28th.
8.1.Thecourse is showedbelow;
8.2.Whentheboatsgodownwind, pin-end mark shall be lefttotheport side of boats.
9.1.The Class Flag will be the International Optimist Class Flag.
10.1.Windward and leeward mark will be yellow colour and cylindrical type.
10.2. Starting and finishing marks will be ablue mark and a race committee boat.
11.1. The starting line will be between a staff displaying an orange flag on the race committee boat on thestarboard sideand a blue colour markon the port side.
11.2. When an individual recall is made, flag X will be displayed for up to 2 minutes. This changes rule 29.1.
12.1. Thefinishinglinewill be between a staff displaying an orange flag on the race committee boat on the starboard side and a blue colour markon the port side.
13.1. Measurementchecksmay be carriedoutbeforeorafterracing. Allthequipment may be measured.
14.1.The event will be umpired in accordance with Addendum Q.
14.2 The required red protest flag shall be attached to the competitor, clothing or PFD and it must be capable of being deployed at arm’s length where it is easily visible to the protested boat and Umpires and concealed when the incident is closed.
15.SCHEDULE OF THE EVENT
|29 September 2018 Saturday
30 September 2018 Sunday
15.2. 3(three) races are scheduled.
16.CHANGE OF FORMAT AND SCHEDULES
16.1. Accordingtothenumber of confirmedentriesreceivedwithinthedeadlinedefinedabovetheregattarules, theOrganizingCommittee, afterconsultationwiththeRaceCommittee, reservestheabsoluterighttomodifytheconditions of theregatta. Theofficialnotices of theOrganizingCommittee, of theRaceCommitteeand of theJurywill be displayed on theOfficial Board.
17.1. 1st, 2nd and 3rd sailorswill be awarded.
18.RIGHT TO USE NAME AND LIKENESS
18.1.In participating at III.Cherry Cup any competitor automatically grants to the Organising Authority and the sponsors of the Country Cup the right in perpetuity, to make, use and show, from time to time and at their discretion, any motion pictures and live, taped or film television and other reproductions of him/her during the period of the competition for the III.Cherry Club Cup in which the competitor participates and in all material related to the III.Cherry Club Cup without compensation.