Chipstead Sailing Club

Chipstead Sailing Club
Changes to the Sailing Instructions
Effective 1 April 2018

The following changes to the Sailing Instructions (SIs) will apply to all races at Chipstead Sailing Club unless the Notice of Race specifies otherwise.

  1.1 The start of the Optimist Race shall be 11.15 a.m.
  1.2 The Junior Handicap Race Series shall follow the format of a series of pursuit races and shall be subject to separate Notice of Race.
  1.3 The 2018 Winter Back-to-Back Series and the 2018 Christmas Cracker Handicap and the 2019 Chiller Series Handicap shall have a start time of 10.30 first start.
  1.4 A Solo Lunchtime Series will be held in 2018 on the same dates and with the same start time, races to qualify and quorum as the Veterans Tankard Handicap and the Ladies Trophy Handicap. Results will be counted in both the Handicap and the Solo Lunchtime Series.
  1.5 The Portsmouth Yardstick handicaps published by the Royal Yachting Association on 4 March 2018 shall be adopted for the year starting 1 April 2018.
  1.6 The Portsmouth Yardstick handicaps for double handed boats being sailed single handed shall be amended as follows:

Class

PY Number

Previous PY Singlehanded

New PY Singlehanded

Albacore

1038

1028

1028

Enterprise

1116

1096

1096

Firefly

1165

1135

1145

Graduate

1129

1119

1109

Heron

1355

1315

1325

Miracle

1200

1180

1180

Mirror

1390

1350

1350

Pacer

1193

1163

1163

RS 200

1046

1036

1036

RS Feva XL

1240

1210

1210

Scorpion

1036

1026

1026

Taser

1015

1005

1005

Wanderer

1190

1170

1170

     
  1.7 These changes to the Sis were agreed at meetings of the Sailing Committee held on 5 February 2018 and 7 March 2018.
  1.8 In accordance with clauses 1.2 and 1.4 of the General Requirements of the Sailing Instructions these permanent Changes to these Sailing Instructions will be posted near or on the course board for 4 weeks from 25 March 2018 and thereafter displayed on the official notice board in the clubhouse. These amendments will also be announced by email to all club members and shown on the club website. The current version on the club website will apply in the event of conflict.

 

 Richard Sammons

Sailing Secretary

25 March 2018