1st Annual "Mainiac Regatta"

HCA-NA Division 12 Championship
August 22 and 23, 2009 - Sebago Lake, Maine
Notice of Race

Organizing Authority: Hobie Class Association of North America, Division 12 and Hobie Fleet 207

1
RULES
  1.1 The regatta will be governed by the sules as defined in The Racing Rules of Sailing.
  1.2 Rules 44.1 and 44.2 are changed so that only one turn, including one tack and one gybe, is required.
  1.3 Rule 61.1 (a) (2) is changed such that red flags are not required for all Hobie Catamaran Classes.
2
ELIGIBILITY AND ENTRY
  2.1 The regatta is open to all Hobie Catamaran One Design Classes.
  2.2 At least one crew member on board a competing boat shall be a member of the Hobie Class Association.
  2.3 Proof of current liability insurance is required.
  2.4 Eligible boats may enter by completing the attached form and sending it, together with the required fee, to the address given on the form, by August 15.
  2.5 Registrations received after August 15 will be subject to a late fee of $5.
3
FEES
  3.1 Racing fees, Youth (Single or Double Handed) under 21 years old: Free.
  3.2 Racing fees, Adult Single-handed boat: $30.
  3.3 Racing fees, Adult Double-handed boat: $40.
  3.4 Camping/Dinner only: $20
4
SCHEDULE
  
Friday, August 21 1700-1900 Registration / Welcoming Party (Earlier arrivals welcome)
Saturday, August 22   0700-0900 Registration / Coffee, Donuts and Bagels
1000 Skipper’s Meeting
1100 First Warning Signal
Sunday, August 23     0700-0900 Coffee, Donuts and Bagels
0900 Skipper’s Meeting
1000 First Warning Signal
 No races will be started after 1300
 Awards ceremony and departures following racing
5
PRIZES
  5.1 Prizes will be given based on number and size of classes. Classes will be determined after all registrations have been received.
  VENUE
St. Eiboh’s Cove is a privately owned property off the Northeastern Shore of Sebago Lake, ME, and is located in the town of Raymond (off route 302), just 20 miles West of Portland, ME. For directions, use Google Maps and enter in “St. Eiboh’s Cove, Maine”. St. Eiboh’s Cove has accommodations for tent camping and RVs, a Central Lodge with Huge Stone Fireplace with Conference Room and 4 bathrooms, each with hot water showers. Also, nearby is the Seacoast Fun Park with go-karts, climbing wall, and The Giant Sky Swing! Come join us for the 1st Annual Mainiac Regatta!
  ACCOMMODATIONS
Plenty of on-site camping (tents) and RV parking available (best sites = first-come first-served)
Also nearby are: White Pines Inn (207) 655-3345 Windham Way Motel (207) 892-4762 and others.

Download Flyer with Registration Form and More Information
(Pre-registration Deadline: August 15, 2009)

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