Campeonato Nacional Formula Windsurf
CASCAIS FORMULA WINDSURFING SERIES 2017
24 to 26 MARCH 2017
NOTICE OF RACE
1.1 Organized by Clube Naval de Cascais with the coordination of Associação Formula Windsurfing Portugal, with the support of Portuguese Sailing Federation.
1.2 The event will be governed by the rules as defined in the Racing Rules of Sailing – Windsurfing Competition Rules (WCR).
1.3 No national prescriptions will apply.
1.4 If there is a conflict between languages the English text will take precedence.
2.1 Sailors may be required to display advertising chosen and supplied by the organising authority. ISAF Regulation 20 ‘Advertising Code’ shall apply.
2.2 Event branding shall be worn at all times when afloat, and as requested by the organizers during media interviews and during the prize giving.
3.1 Gender Divisions: Men and Women.
3.2 Age Divisions:
3.2.1 A Youth shall be under the age 20 (born in or after 1998 and not later than 2003).
3.2.2 A Master shall be a man over the age of 35 (born 1981 or earlier)
3.2.3 A Grand Master shall be a man over the age of 45 (born 1971 or earlier)
3.2.4 A veteran shall be a man over the age of 55 (born 1961 or earlier)
3.3 Sports Division in accordance to the Associação Formula Windsurfing Portugal regulations
3.4 A minimum of 3 competitors is required to constitute a division.
4 ELIGIBILITY AND ENTRY
4.1 All entries shall meet the requirements of ISAF Regulation 19 - Eligibility Code.
4.2 Competitors shall be members of a National Class Association which is a paid up member of the relevant international class association, or of the IWA. Membership formalities can be completed on site.
5.1 The required entry fee is : 35,00 euro’s for all competitors. The competitors could pay in the first day of the event.
6 RACE FORMAT
6.1 The CASCAIS FORMULA WINDSURFING SERIES 2017 - shall be a single discipline, course racing, “open entry” event.
6.2 Men and women may race together.
6.3 Competitors shall race a maximum 4 races per day, in a maximum 12 race series.
6.4 Three races are required to validate the event.
Friday 24 March - 1000-1200 Registration
Friday 24 March - 1200 Skippers Meeting
Friday 24 March - 1300 Racing - First possible warning signal
Saturday 25 March - 1200 Racing - First possible warning signal
Sunday 26 March - 1200 Racing - First possible warning signal
Sunday 26 March - 1800 Prize giving ceremony
7.2 The first possible warning signal will be made each day at 1200hrs, except the first day when the warning signal will be displayed at 1300hrs.
7.3 There may be a daily skippers meeting on other racing days at 11.00hrs.
8 EQUIPMENT & EQUIPMENT INSPECTION
8.1 An Equipment Inspection Form, which will be available at registration, shall be returned to the Event Equipment Inspector before the start of competition.
8.2 Equipment inspections may be made at any time during the event.
8.3 Unless otherwise directed by the organising authority, boards and equipment shall be launched and retrieved from the designated area at the event site.
9 SAILING INSTRUCTIONS
The sailing instructions (SI’s) will be available upon registration.
Courses will be as described in the sailing instructions.
11 PROTEST COMMITTEE
A Protest Committee will be appointed in accordance with WCR 91 ( a).
Scoring will be according to the WCR Appendix A, except for discards which will be
as follows: 1>3 races 0 discard; 4>6 races 1 discard; 7>10 races 2 discards; 11 or
more races 3 discards.
13 COACHES & SUPPORT BOATS
Coaches and support boats shall be registered with the organiser. Support boat drivers shall have a valid boat licence and third party liability insurance.
Support boat crewmember, and, if conditions require it, competitors, shall wear a personal flotation device that shall conform to the minimum standard of ISO 12402-5 (level 50).
15.1 Prizes will be awarded to the first five competitors in the overall ranking.
15.2 Prizes will be awarded to the first Woman, Youth, Senior, Master, Grandmaster & Veteran. Other prizes may be awarded at the discretion of the organiser.
16 OFFICIAL CEREMONIES
Competitors are requested to attend the event’s social functions; however, the organising authority may refuse entry to those whose standard of attire is not commensurate with the occasion. Prize winners may forfeit prizes for non attendance at the prize giving ceremony.
17 DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY
Competitors participate in the event entirely at their own risk, see WCR 4 - Decision to Race. The organising authority or any of their officials or representatives or the sponsors or their officials or representatives will not accept any liability for material damage or personal injury or death sustained in conjunction with or prior to, during or after the event.
Each participating competitor/support boat driver shall be insured with valid third party liability insurance with a minimum cover of 300,000 euro per event or the equivalent.
19 RIGHT TO USE NAME AND LIKENESS
In registering for the event, competitors automatically grant to the Organising Authority the right in perpetuity to make, use and show from time to time at their discretion, any motion pictures, still pictures and live, taped or filmed television and other reproduction of them, taken during the period of the event, for the said Event as defined in the Notice of Race and Sailing Instructions in which he/she participates without compensation.
20 FURTHER INFORMATION
20.1 Registration will be in the race office at Clube Naval de Cascais
20.2 For further information please contact: Vasco Chaveca
Tel: + 351 96 633 76 64 Email: email@example.com
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION SHEET
A) PREVAILING CONDITIONS
Wind: 12 to 25 knots NW
Air temperature: 25 0C. Water temperature: 180C.
GUEST HOUSES / BED & BREAKFAST
LJMONADE HOSTEL – Cascais
Tel: +351 21 486 5671
CASCAIS BAY HOSTEL
Tel: +351 218 022 629
DOLCE CASCAIS GUEST HOUSE
Tel: +351 911 508 665
Tel: +351 21 486 8972
CASA DA PERGOLA
Tel: +351 21 484 0040
AGARRE O MOMENTO GUEST HOUSE
tel: +351 21 406 4532
Latitude: 38º 41´39.89” N; Longitude: 9º 25´6.99” W
Race office and Race zone
|Nº de Vela||Barco||Clube||Timoneiro||Tripulação|
|POR 6||Formula Windsurfing||CNPORTIMÃO||Vasco Chaveca|
|POR - 9||LUCIOS / VianaLocals / BLISQ||Clube de Vela de Viana do Castelo||Marco Gil Morais|
|POR 79||Videira||CVVC||Andre Videira|
|por-507||Prancha||wpc||João Califórnia Laranjeira|
|POR-27||starboard 167||Clube Naval de Cascais||Francisco Pinheiro|
|POR-31||Pedro Jorge||winsurfPortugal||Pedro Jorge|| Pedro Jorge
|POR-2||Patrik Diethelm V3||Clube Naval de Cascais||Pedro Pinheiro|| Pedro Pinheiro
|POR 16||Mar Meu||Clube Naval de Portimão||Margarida Gil Morais|
|123||Tiago Ricciardi||cnc||Tiago Ricciardi|
|POR-4||Luis Fonseca||Clube Naval Portimão||Luis Carlos R. Fonseca|
|POR 78||FORMULA WINDSURFING||Alhandra Sporting Clube||BRUNO BERTHOLO|
|POR 8||ARQPOR 8||Clube Naval de Portimão||João Francisco Cordeiro Laranjo Pedro dos Santos|
|POR26||Carlos Amorim||CNPortimao||Carlos Amorim|| Carlos Amorim
|POR38||FORMULA WINDSURFING||CN PTM||Conni Leibner|
|POR48||José Carlos Reis||Clube Naval de Portimão||José Carlos Reis|
|POR78||Bruno Bertolo||Alhandra Sporting Club||Bruno Bertolo|
|POR68||Patrik Diethelm V3 Air Outside||Clube Naval da Fuzeta||Carlos Evangelista Nórbel Madeira|| Carlos Madeira
|Por32||Manero||Cnp||José Manero Rodrigues|| Manero
|POR-5||Starboard, Severne, StarSul Mercedes Benz||Clube Naval de Portimão||Miguel Martinho|
|POR76||Starboard||Sport Clube do Porto||Ricardo Meirinhos|