2012 “FEED the NEED” Regatta
Hosted by Pine Beach Yacht Club
Riverside Drive and Midland Avenue, Pine Beach NJ 08741
June 28, 2012
Junior State Championship Sunfish Trophy (ages 8 - 13) —
Junior State Championship Sunfish Trophy (ages 14 - 17) —
NOTICE OF RACE
1. RULES: The Racing Rules of Sailing (RRS); the prescriptions of U.S. Sailing, the participating classes and the
Sailing Instructions will govern all races. Rules of all classes are altered so that class membership is not required.
Rule 30.1 Round-an-End Rule is in effect at all times (the “I” flag will not be displayed).
2. CLASSES: Optimist Green, White, Blue & Red Fleets, Sunfish Green, Red & Blue Fleets, Laser Radial and
3. AWARDS: Optimist & Sunfish Green Fleets participation awards. Optimist Red, White & Blue Fleets 1st to 5th,
Sunfish Red & Blue Fleets 1st to 5th, Laser Radial 1st to 5th and 420 1st to 5th. Awards to follow racing.
The Junior State Championship Sunfish Trophy is awarded to the top-finishing Sunfish competitor age 8 to 13.
The Junior State Championship Sunfish Trophy is awarded to the top-finishing Sunfish competitor age 14 to 17.
4. APPLICATIONS: The entry form will be available at the Club or online at either www.pbycnj.com or
www.bbyra.org. Mail completed forms with checks made payable to Pine Beach Yacht Club (PBYC) and
mail to: Kristine Shirey 515 Buhler Ave. Pine Beach, NJ 08741 Contact: Kristine Shirey: 732-349-8112
5. FEE: Entry Fee: - $35 each competitor if registered by June 15, 2012. $40 each competitor if registered after
June 15, 2012. All crew members register at $30 each. Late entries will be accepted at the Club on the race day
up to the close of registration. The fee includes lunch, commemorative tee-shirt and awards if applicable.
Additional lunches for visitors are available for $5.00 each.
6. SCHEDULE: Thursday, June 30, 2012
6.1. 0800-0900 Check In and Late Registration
6.2. 0900-0930 Skippers’ Meeting
6.3. 0945 Harbor Start
6.4. 1015 First Warning Signal all Classes. Races to follow
6.5. Lunch break will be on land. Five (5) Races are scheduled. One race constitutes a Regatta.
7. SAILING INSTRUCTIONS: Will be available at check-in.
8. VENUE: Pine Beach Yacht Club. The racing will be on the Toms River and Barnegat Bay.
9. COURSES Port triangle courses. Both Opti and Sunfish Green Fleets will have their own separate courses
10. SCORING The Low-Point Scoring System, Appendix A2 of the RRS. If more than three races are completed,
each boat’s worst finish will be excluded from its series score. This changes Rule A2.
11. OTHER HIGHLIGHTS:
Lunch will be an old-fashioned July 4th style BBQ including hamburgers, hotdogs, chips, watermelon and drinks.
Lunch is included for all registered sailors and one coach per yacht club. Parents, siblings, additional coaches and
others can purchase lunch for an extra $5.00 per lunch.
PBYC “Feed the Need” Regatta
June 28, 2012
The Yacht Club that donates the most non-perishable items will win
a pizza party for all your Jr. Sailors at your club!
All items will be donated to the St. Vincent de Paul Food Bank in Bayville, NJ.
Sail #: ____________ Yacht Club_______________________________
Opti White (10 & Under): _____ Opti Blue (11-12): _____ Opti Red (13+): _____ Opti Green: _____
Sunfish Blue: _____ Sunfish Red: _____ Sunfish Green: _____
Laser Radial: _____ Laser 4.7: ________ 420 Fleet: _________
Skipper’s Name: _______________________________________________ Date of Birth: __________
Crew’s Name: _________________________________________________ Date of Birth: __________
Parent/Guardian Name: ___________________________________________________________________
Home Phone: _______________________ Cell Phone: _______________________
E-mail: ____________________________ Shirt Size (circle one): YM YL AS AM AL AL AXL AXXL
(extra tees available at $10.00 each)
Adult Responsible for Competitor(s) at Event: _________________________________________________
Adult’s Cell Phone #: _____________________________________________________________________
Waiver of Liability, Safety Certification and Use of Likeness
We recognize and understand that participation in this Regatta is voluntary and that the competitor incurs risk by participating
including the possibility of injury or death. In consideration of the acceptance of the competitor’s entry, I, the parent, waive both for myself and for my
child, any and all claims, charges, losses and liabilities including those caused by negligence, against Pine Beach Yacht Club and their respective
officers, trustees, contractors, employees, members and volunteers, that may arise from or in any way be in connection with the activities of the
Regatta. We are aware that the activities of the competitor may involve maneuvering a boat on water in potentially hazardous conditions and
collisions with other watercraft or stationary objects such as docks, pilings and buoys. I, the parent, understand that I am responsible for the actions of
my child while he or she is participating in the Regatta, both on land and at sea and that I am solely responsible for whether or not my child
participates or sails in the weather conditions. We also agree that my child is bound by the Racing Rules of Sailing, the Notice of Race, the rules of
the class he or she is racing in and the Sailing Instructions.
We grant Pine Beach Yacht Club the right to use my child’s name, age and photograph, without compensation, in any press release, web site
posting, advertisement, brochure or other medium intended to publicize this regatta.
Signed (Parent or Guardian): _____________________________________________ Date: _____________
Competitor’s Signature: _________________________________________________
Fee: $35.00 each competitor if registered by June 15, 2012 (Includes tee-shirt, lunch and awards.)
$40.00 each competitor if registered after June 15, 2012 (Includes tee-shirt, lunch and awards.)
$30.00 each crew of a 420 registered (Includes tee-shirt, lunch and awards.)
Tee-shirt guaranteed only for registrations received by June 20, 2012.
Additional lunches are available for parents and siblings for $5.00 each.
Questions: Contact Kristie Shirey at 732-349-8112 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Please make check payable to Pine Beach Yacht Club and mail to:
515 Buhler Ave
Pine Beach, NJ 08741