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Guests & Members Post & Read => Regatta Notices and Directions => Topic started by: Chad Atkins on February 02, 2017, 06:18:09 PM

Title: 2017 Eastern Regional Championship NOR
Post by: Chad Atkins on February 02, 2017, 06:18:09 PM

Eastern Lakes Regional DN Championship Regatta
February 11-12 2017
North American Eastern Region

Organizing Authority
 International DN Ice Yacht Racing Association
 North American Eastern Region

1. Rules:

All races will be governed by the Racing Rules of the National Iceboat Authority; the By-Laws of the IDNIYRA, and Official Specifications of the DN Ice Yacht; the Notice of Race, including any amendments to the Notice of Race, (except as any of these are altered by the sailing instructions) and the Sailing Instructions. The Sailing Instructions can be modified at the Skippers Meeting and by a notice posted on the official notice board.

 Sail number does not need to match fuselage number or skippers registered IDNIYRA number but does need to be unique to each skippers sail (no duplicates on course)
                 -Skipper still needs to be a current member of IDNIYRA in good standing

Nine race per fleet – 3 race minimum in the Gold Fleet will constitute the regatta. Fleets - Gold and possible Silver Fleet/ Plate Runner Division/Rookie Division, Volunteer split for fleets if needed. Discard race after 6 races sailed.

2. Eligibility:

All DN class yachts meeting the requirements of the Official Specifications and whose skippers meet the requirements of the By-Laws of the IDNIYRA as stated in the section IDNIYRA Regattas are eligible to enter and race in the championship.

3. Site Information and Postings:

A. The primary site is within the North American Eastern Region
 B. Site and Headquarters Information will be determined by the regatta organizer.
 C. Official regatta information, updates and accommodations:  dnamerica.org, theneiya.org

4. Entry and Fee:
  Register in the pits saturday morning
  $30 registration fee

5. Schedule of Events:
•Sat 9:15-10am on ice registration
•Sat 10am Skippers Meeting
•Sat 11am First start
•Sunday 10:00am First start. No race will start after 3PM

6. Sailing instructions

Official Sailing Instructions will be provided at registration.

7. Prizes

We are trying to locate any and all trophies for this event.

8. Proof of Insurance

Proof of personal or race liability insurance ($300,000 minimum)

  Chad Atkins
  DN US 4487
  Eastern Rear Commodore

Title: Re: 2017 Eastern Regional Championship NOR
Post by: Chad Atkins on February 09, 2017, 02:09:16 PM
The 2017 Eastern Regional Championship is postponed until further notice due to snow and possible drifting.  In better news our good neighbors to the north have 3 locations that are being evaluated for the Canadian Regional Championship to be announced hopefully before 2pm friday. Pack your passports and lets get ready to go Fast and Turn left!!
 These Sites are:
     Trenton, Ont
     Phillipsburg, Que.

  Best, Chad Atkins
           DN US 4487
           Eastern Regional Commodore