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NOTICE OF RACE1. RULES
1.1 The regatta will be governed by the rules as defined in The Racing Rules of Sailing.1.2 The RYA prescriptions to Rules 5, 68, 86.3 & 88.2 will apply. Full details of the RYA prescriptions arecontained in Attachment A1.3 A verbal countdown during the start sequence may be provided in the sailing instructions.1.4 If there is a conflict between languages the English text will take precedence.
2.1 Boats may be required to display advertising chosen and supplied by the organizing authority.
3. ELIGIBILITY & ENTRY
3.1 The regatta is open to competitors who are current financial members of their National Access ClassAssociation or the International Access Class Association.3.2 Entry for vision impaired sailors will be restricted to category B2 or B3 sailors or those who do not needguide boats. These sailors may only compete in the Access 2.3 or 303 classes or as crew in the SKUD18 class.3.3 The regatta is open to all boats of the Access 2.3 Single, Access 2.3 Wide, Access 303 Wide, AccessLiberty and SKUD 18 classes; the Access 303S
be permitted to compete.The Access 2.3 Single & Wide will be crewed by a single person only. The SKUD 18 must be fitted withtwo centreline seats which must be used by the crew whilst racing. To be eligible for the Servochampionships, the helm and all sheets must be controlled by servo gear, partial servo boats aredeemed to be manual.3.4 Eligible boats may enter by completing the Entry Form, which should be returned to the RegattaSecretary, Access 2010 Office, 44 Towning Close, Deeping St James, South Lincs. PE6 8HR UnitedKingdom. Tel: +44 (0)1778 341087 email:
Please return Entry Forms as soon as possible to assist in planning event resources
The final date for receipt of Entry Forms and payment of event fees is
.3.6 Copies of the Entry Form and other associated documentation will be contained in the RegattaInformation Pack which will be available on the event web site
3.7 Late entries or payment will only be accepted at the discretion of the Organising Authority & may incura late entry supplement of up to 50%.
4. CHARTER BOATS
4.1 A number of boats will be available for charter. Full details will be available in the Information Pack (see
at the end of this Notice of Race)
5.1 ISAF classification requirements will not apply, except as in 3.2 above relating to vision impairment.
6. ENTRY FEES
6.1 A competitor may enter a single class or one each of a two person and single person class. EntryFees are:- Two Person class only (SKUD18 / 303W)- Single person class only (Liberty / 303W / 2.3- Two Person and Single Person class using the same boat (303W)- Two Person and Single Person class using different boats£200£120£220£2706.2 If competing in two classes, separate entry forms must be completed and sent together. Requests topay reduced entry fees after an entry for a single person class has been accepted, will not bepermitted.6.3
The race committee will make every attempt to schedule single person races at differenttimes to two person races, to allow competitors to compete in more than one class. However, the racecommittee may change this scheduling, in the event of adverse weather conditions.6.4 The entry fee will include opening & closing ceremony dinners, an evening BBQ, packed lunch fromSunday to Friday, trophies & prizes.