Notice of race
Saturday 11th May 2019
Royal Burnham Yacht Club
NOTICE OF RACE PART 2
SATURDAY 11TH MAY 2019
West Mersea to Burnham-on-Crouch
EAORA Overall Series
EAORA Youth Programme
Organising Authority: Royal Burnham Yacht Club
Prize giving: Royal Burnham Yacht Club as soon as possible after the race.
High Water: West Mersea 0506 BST 4.8M, Burnham-on-Crouch 1802 BST 4.4M
General Conditiona for entry: All Entrants must comply with the requirements of the EAORA Notice of Race Part 1.
Safety: World Sailing Offshore Special Regulations Category 3 plus Category 2 Life Raft.
Warning Signals: The first warning signal will be at 0855; Refer to EAORA Notice Of Race Part 1 for Class Handicaps.
Start Line: The start line will be a line between the main mast of the Committee Vessel lying to the west of the Nass Beacon and an outer distance mark (Yellow Buoy with Orange flag) approximately 150 metres to the south of the Committee Vessel. Yachts start in an easterly direction leaving the Committee Vessel to port and the outer distance mark to starboard.
Course A: Colne Bar (P), North Eagle (S), Wallet No 4 (P), Medusa (S), NE Gunfleet (S), Sunk Head Tower (S), Gunfleet Spit (P), W Sunk (P), Gunfleet Spit (P), Barrow No.3 (S), Whitaker (P), Whitaker No. 1 (S), Sunken Buxey (P), Outer Crouch No.1 (S), Finish Line. (54 miles approximately)
Course B: Colne Bar (P), North Eagle (S), Wallet No.2 (S), NE Gunfleet (S), West Sunk (S), Gunfleet Spit (P), Whitaker (S), Swin Spitway (P), Swallowtail No. 2 (P), Buxey Edge (S), Swallowtail West (S), Sunken Buxey (P), Outer Crouch No 1 (S), Finish Line. (48 miles approximately)
Course C: Colne Bar (P), North Eagle (S), Wallet No 4 (P), Medusa (S), NE Gunfleet(S), Sunk Head Tower (S), Gunfleet Spit (P), Whitaker (P), Whitaker No. 1 (S), Swallowtail West (S), Sunken Buxey (P), Outer Crouch No.1 (S), Finish Line. (51 miles approximately)
Course D: This course will be given on VHF72 at least 30 minutes before the firststart.
Finish Lne: A line between the main mast of the Committee Vessel and the Crouch Buoy. Yachts finishing must leave the Crouch Buoy to Port and the Committee Boat to starboard.
Trophies: RALPH HERRING TROPHY (1ST OVERALL) CECIL GATTI TROPHY (1ST RBYC YACHT ON CORRECTED TIME) RBYC TROPHY (1ST CLASS 1), RBYC ROSE BOWL (1ST CLASS 2) RBYC TROPHY (1ST CLASS 3)
Entries Close: FRIDAY 3rd May 2019
Charts: 3750, 1975 and 3741
Entry Fee: £35 - Late entries accepted at the discretion of the Organising Authority. Electronic Payment to RBYC – Sort Code: 20-54-30 Account: 30589241 (Reference Race/Yacht Name)
Race HQ: Royal Burnham Yacht Club, The Quay, Burnham-on-Crouch, CM0 8AU TEL: 01621 782044 FAX: 01621 784779 Email: email@example.com