South Queensland EC12 CANCELLED
Saturday 23rd November 2013, CANCELLED.
BRISBANE RADIO YACHT CLUB (Inc.)
NOTICE OF RACE
South Queensland EC12 Championship - 2013
Saturday 23rd November 2013
0800 – 09.30 Hrs. Registration and Regatta Check Measurement
0945 Hrs. Briefing
10.00 Hrs. Racing to commence
1630 Hrs. No race to start thereafter.
1200 – 1230 Hrs. Lunch break - Light lunch and drink provided for all skippers and officials - limited lunches available at nominal cost to others.
River Sands Pty. Ltd. Complex Lake – Eagleby
Eagleby Rd./Dreyer Rd.
UBD Map reference – 265 B9
For those with a GPS - 27° 41.451'S,153° 14.175'E
You can also use Google Earth – just enter the coordinates above EXACTLY as they are shown, into the search field.
3. ORGANISING AUTHORITY
The Championships are organised under the overall authority of the Australian Radio Yachting Association Incorporated (ARYA) and conducted by the Queensland Radio Yachting Association, the Brisbane Radio Yacht Club and it’s duly appointed Race Committee.
The regatta will be governed by The ISAF Racing Rules of Sailing for 2013-2016 (RRS) as changed by Appendix E of the RRS - Radio Controlled Boat Racing Rules, this Notice of Race (NoR), the Sailing Instructions (SI), International Class Administration Rules, the Equipment Rules of Sailing (ERS) and the respective International Class Rules. The Sailing Instructions shall prevail in the event of conflict with this Notice of Race.
The competition is open to financial members of ARYA (Inc) affiliated clubs and to members of a recognized Division Member of the International Radio Sailing Association. All boats must have a current registration certificate for the class entered.
Boats, together with their current registration certificate, must be presented for registration and check-measurement by 0930 Hrs. on the first day of competition for that class. No boat will be eligible to race until it has completed this process.
7. EVENT CATEGORY AND ADVERTISING
The Championships are classified under the ISAF Advertising Code Regulation 20.3.1 (b) as Category C.
The Organisers reserve the right to advertising according to Regulation 20.3
8. SCORING AND RACING SYSTEM
a. For single heat racing the RRS A4 will apply.
b. For multi fleet racing RRS A4 as amended by HMS and the Event Sailing Instruction shall apply.
c. Where there are less than 21 competitors, the event may be sailed in one fleet.
The Race Committee may direct that all boats entered in the event be check-measured or alternatively randomly select a number of boats for check measurement. All boats in the International One Metre Championship will be weighed.
Random spot checks may be conducted throughout the duration of the event.
For frequency bands other than 2.4 Ghz, each competitor shall nominate a minimum of three (3) frequencies with their entry. The listing of additional frequencies if available would be helpful. Permitted frequency bands are 27, 29, 36, 40 Mhz and 2.4 Ghz.
A Committee will be appointed to hear any protests arising from the event and may comprise competitors not involved in the incident. RRS 61.2 and 62.2 may be replaced by a verbal notification and hearing if all parties affected by the incident agree. The Organising Committee may specify that protests be subject to mediation, in which event this will be notified in the Event Sailing Instructions. Protest mediation may apply to the event.
Entries must be made via the RCYachts website - http://www.rcyachts.net.au/
Entries will not be accepted from members who are un-financial at the close of entries.
The entry fee is $25.00
If paying by cheque please make it payable to Brisbane Radio Yacht Club (not BRYC) and marked “Not Negotiable”.
The entry fee can be paid per EFT into the bank account of the Brisbane Radio Yacht Club.
BSB No. 064168
Account No. 00910276
Reference Details – “Name” SQ EC12 Champ.
ENTRIES CLOSE on 20.00 Hrs. on the 18th November 2013
Late entries may be accepted until 20th. July 2013 on payment of an additional fee of $5.00
13. PRIZES AND TROPHIES
Prizes and Medallions will be presented for 1st. 2nd.and 3rd. places.
All those entering or taking part in these Championships do so at their own risk and responsibility. The Australian Radio Yachting Association (Incorporated), Queensland Radio Yachting Association, the Brisbane Radio Yacht Club and any other parties involved in the organisation of this event disclaim:
Any and every responsibility whatsoever for loss, damage, injury or inconvenience that might occur to persons and goods, both ashore and on the water as a consequence of entering or participating in the Championship covered by this Notice of Race.
At all times the responsibility for the safety of their boat and themselves plus the decision to participate or continue must rest with the competitors.
By entering the event it is deemed that you accept these conditions.
15. RISK MANAGEMENT
Copies of the BRYC Risk Management document will be made available.
River Sands Pty Ltd have stipulated that it is a condition of entry to the venue that all skippers and visitors must sign a statement indicating that they have read and understood this document.
Enquiries should be directed to:
Mr. Ian Smith (Secretary BRYC)
10 Turill St.,
Shailer Park Qld 4128
Ph. No. (07) 3209 9209
Mr. Clive Ball (Commodore BRYC)
5 Pandora Court
Cleveland Qld. 4163
Ph. No. (07) 3286 2336
Email clive.p.ball@ gmail.com
ARYA STDNOR Issue 7 ( Apr 13)