Notice of Race: THIS IS A ONE DAY EVENT ONLY Saturday 31 AUGUST 2019

The Kanata Sailing Club is pleased to announce its annual KSC Open Regatta, SATURDAY 31 AUGUST 2019.

The regatta will be governed by the rules as defined in the Racing Rules of Sailing 2017-2020 (RRS) except when any of these are altered by the KSC Open Sailing Instructions.

  • The regatta is open to KSC members and members from other clubs.
  • The regatta will have 2 classes (Albacore and Laser)
  • All Laser rigs can participate in the Laser fleet, and will be scored as a single fleet without handicap.
  • First place prizes shall be awarded to the top competitor of each fleet (awarded to both skipper and crew in the case of Albacore).
  • Other classes may race, however will be ineligible for prizes.

Registration will be in person at KSC on Friday 30 August 2019 at 7:00 pm-8:00 pm. Late registration will be in person at KSC on Saturday 31 August 2019 at KSC. Participants electing for a late registration should email sailing@kanatasailingclub.com to confirm their participation. The entry fee shall be $15 for single handed boats, $20 for double handed boats

A competitor’s meeting will be held 10:00 am Saturday at the KSC club house.

For KSC members wishing to use club boats, a draw shall be held at the competitor’s meeting.

KSC members unable to attend the draw may select from remaining boat on a first-come-first-serve basis.

Racing will take place Saturday Only.

The first race on Saturday shall not be started until 11:00 am.
A low point scoring system (RRS Appendix A) shall be used with modification as per the SIs.

All sailors are invited to take part in ad-hoc potluck after racing.

Competitors participate in the regatta entirely at their own risk. See RRS Rule 4 “Decision to Race”. The Kanata Sailing Club will not accept any liability for material damage, injury, or death sustained prior to, during, or after the regatta.

Please check the KSC web site http://kanatasailingclub.com/sailing/racing for sailing instructions and other regatta details the night of Friday 30 August 2019. Sailing instructions will also be provided at the skipper’s meeting.

Carla Millar KSC Sailing Director, 2019