Royal Cork Yacht Club
Notice of Race
The RNLI Series for Cruisers will take place at the Royal Cork Yacht Club on Saturday the 5th of July 2008.
Warning signal for first start is at 14:25hrs
The Races will be sailed under the RRS (2005-2008), the ISA prescriptions thereto, the IRC Rules, part 1, 2 and 3, the ECHO Handicapping System, and relevant class rules where applicable. This series will also be governed by the General Conditions and Sailing Instructions of the Royal Cork Yacht Club (RCYC) except as amended by this program. Amendments to this program and RCYC Sailing Instructions will be posted on the RCYC notice board.
Results will only be issued to boats that have valid sail numbers clearly legible on both sides of its mainsail.
Current Valid ECHO and / or IRC certificates must be submitted before racing in order for a boat to be eligible for a result.
Class Rule type Parameters Class Flag
0/1 IRC/ ECHO TCF 0.980 and above Numeral Pennant 1
2 IRC/ECHO TCC 0.920 to 0.979. Numeral Pennant 2
3/4 IRC/ECHO TCC 0.919 and below. Numeral Pennant 3
White sail No Spinnakers or Gennakers White
Entries must comply with ISAF Category 4 with the exception of 3.27, 4.07, 4.17, 4.18, and 4.26
ECHO progressive handicap will be used for all Fleets as per ECHO guidelines 2008
There is no entry fee for this event, but competitors are requested to consider a donation to the RNLI.
It is intended that 2 races are held, however, one race shall constitute a series.
Prizes will be awarded to the following Categories on a one boat one prize basis:
Class 0/1 IRC 1st, 2nd.
Class 0/1 ECHO 1st, 2nd.
Class 2 IRC 1st, 2nd.
Class 2 ECHO 1st, 2nd.
Class 3/4 IRC 1st, 2nd.
Class 3/4 ECHO 1st, 2nd.
White Sail ECHO 1st, 2nd.