Cornucopia Dinghy Regatta
Dalhousie Yacht Club
September 3rd - 4th 2005
Notice of Race
1. Organization: The regatta is organized by Dalhousie Yacht Club.
74 Lighthouse Road, Port Dalhousie, ON, CAN (905) 934 – 8325, Web Site www.race.dyc.com
For directions go to: http://www.racedyc.com/map_to_DYC.htm
2.1 The regatta will be governed by the Racing Rules of Sailing.
2.2 The Canadian Yachting Association prescriptions will NOT apply with the exception of the prescription to
rule 68 Damages, which shall be:
“CYA prescribes that the owner of a boat shall be liable for all damages arising from a breach of these rules, not
exceeding in amount and subject to the same limitations as provided by the Canada Shipping Act. A breach of these
rules shall be considered improper navigation within the meaning and for the purposes of that Act.”
2.3 RRS 40 is changed as follows: All competitors shall wear, at all times while on the water, a personal
floatation device or other adequate personal buoyancy conforming with government regulations. Wet suits or dry suits
are not adequate personal buoyancy. The penalty for breaking this rule shall be at the discretion of the jury.
3. Advertising: This regatta is designated as a Category C event.
The regatta is open to the following classes: Laser, Laser Radial, Byte, Laser>>.
Other dingy fleets are welcome if a fleet of at least three boats can be produced.
5. Inspection and Measurement: All boats may be inspected at any time during the regatta.
Boats will be registered upon receipt of a completed entry form, together with the appropriate entry fee. A signed
Waiver Form must be submitted prior to the close of registration
Registration will be open on Saturday September 3rd from 8:00 – 9:30 am at DYC.
The fee for the regatta is $40.00 per person or $65.00 per double handed boat. This includes lunches on both days
and dinner tickets for Saturday night (hamburger, corn, drink).
Sailing Instructions will be available from the Registration Desk for boats which have completed registration and
submitted a signed Waiver Form.
7. Skippers Meeting: The Skippers Meeting will be on Saturday September 3rd at 10:00 at DYC Junior Sailors
The first warning signals of the day will be at 11:00 on Saturday and 10:00 on Sunday.
No races shall be started after 3:00 on Sunday.
Awards will follow racing on Sunday. $200 Cash Prizes.
9. Accommodation: Limited Camping at the club, Motels in area, billeting available, contact the club for information.
Notice of race may be amended