2008 IFDS QINGDAO INTERNATIONAL REGATTA
8 - 16 May 2008Qingdao Olympic Sailing Center, Qingdao, China
NOTICE OF RACE
(Revised 24 January 2008)
Organizing Committee for the 2008 IFDS Qingdao International Regattawith the support of the Qingdao Municipal Government and theChina Paralympic Committee
1.1. The regatta will be governed by the
ISAF Racing Rules of Sailing 2005-2008,
IFDS Functional Classification System 2005-2008 (up-dated November 2006),
IFDS Race Management Manual 2005-2008 (up-dated April 2007),
The Class Rules for
Sonar- Appendix B - Alternative Rules of the Sonar Class Rules shall apply,
SKUD18 - two centreline seats shall be fitted; C.2.1 (c) shall apply, and
International 2.4 mR - Appendix K shall apply.
and, this notice of race.1.2. No national authority prescription will apply.
2. IDENTIFICATION & ADVERTISING
2.1. Boats may be required to display bow letters and/or advertising chosen and supplied by theorganizing authority.2.2. Athletes may be required to wear bibs provided by the organizing authority.
3. ELIGIBILITY & ENTRY
3.1. Eligibility according to ISAF Regulation 19 is required of all athletes.3.2. Each athlete shall be a national of the country of the IFDS Recognised National Authority(RNA) entering him or her, or which he or she represents.
3.3. The regatta shall be sailed in International 2.4mRs, SKUD18s and Sonars as eligible for the2008 Paralympic regatta.3.4. Entries shall not be accepted from individuals or teams. Entries shall be accepted from RNAsonly (on behalf of teams).3.5. Entry forms will be available for download from the official website, www.sailing2008.org Entryforms with required entry fees must reach the Organizing Committee no later than close-of-business in Qingdao on 8 April 2008. Notice of acceptance-of-entry will be e-mailed to therelevant RNA.3.6. Entry fees [in Euros (
)]:2.4mR (One-person) 120SKUD18 (Two-person) 240Sonar (Three-person) 3603.7. Entry fee (exclusive of possible bank transfer commission charges, which shall be borne by theRNAs) shall be transferred to the following bank account::Bank of China Qingdao, Xiang Gang Road Sub-branchSWIFT code: BKCHCNBJ500Bank address: 6 Xianggangzhong RoadQingdao 266071, P.R. China
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