To be read in conjunction with Part A of the MYCQ Sailors Handbook.

RACE:            Coolaroo Trophy                             TYPE:  Bay Race 13

DATE:            Sunday 20 September 2015          START TIME: 1000 hrs


OFFICER OF THE DAY: TBA              SAFETY REGS: MYCQ Sailors Handbook and Cat 5


RADIO SCHEDS:      0933 hrs on Ch 72 VHF: Contact Start Boat to register.


START PROCEDURE:  As per AYF Racing Rules of Sailing Part 3 Rule 26.


START LINE:  Between the start boat and the Green entrance beacon to Scarborough Harbour.


COURSE:  From the start,observing all navigational marks, except shipping channel marks, unless otherwise specified, and then

Round Deception Bay Red   to Starboard
Leave North Reef Beacon to Port
Leave Outer Measured Mile  to Starboard
Leave Mud Is.   to Starboard
Leave St. Helena Red   to Starboard
Leave St. Helena South Cardinal   to Starboard


And thence to the finish



FINISH : Within 50 mts of the Green Is West Cardinal and with the mark bearing 120º


RACE DISTANCE:  approx 26 nm   TIME LIMIT:   None, see safety regs.


Note: All cardinal marks are to be observed as marks of the course with the “island sides” of the marks being “no go” areas


FINISH TIMES:  Competitors shall record their own finishing times and submit to the OOD by radio as soon as possible after finishing. By submitting a time, you are making an automatic declaration that you have sailed in accordance with the rules. Yachts not finishing MUST report to the OOD or another competing yacht to be registered as DNF.

RACE FEE:  $ 5.00


NOTE: All persons competing in club events do so at their own risk and indemnify the club and its servants.  A condition of entry is that each entrant carries at least five million dollars public liability insurance. All sailors should note that the international regulations for prevention of collisions apply at all times. 

Have special regard for rule 9 when in or near the shipping channel.

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