D18 Grand Prix, May 11-13

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    2007 District 18 Grand Prix Regatta, Leatherlips Yacht Club, Laser Fleet #513
    9230 Shawnee Trails, Powell, Ohio 43065
    May 11-13, 2007

    NOTICE OF RACE


    1. RULES
    1.1 The regatta will be governed by the “rules” as defined in The Racing Rules of Sailing (RRS 2005-2008) and those of the International Laser Class Association (ILCA).
    1.2 Racing Rule(s) will be changed as follows:
    Competitors shall wear a Coast Guard Approved Personal Flotation Device (PFD) at all times while afloat, except when adding or removing clothing. This changes 40.1.

    3. ELIGIBILITY AND ENTRY
    3.1 Three boats are required to form a class. The Regatta is open to all boats of the Laser Standard, Laser Radial, and 4.7 Classes.
    3.2 ILCA membership is required.
    3.3 Eligible boats may enter at registration at LYC.

    4. FEES
    4.1 $40 adults. $35 for Junior sailors, a Junior being born after 1-1-89. The fee includes regatta entry fee, regatta T-shirt, and MEALS--2 breakfasts, 2 lunches, and 1 dinner.
    4.2 Coaching session Friday evening with district champ Rick Rothenbuhler--FREE.
    4.3 Membership in the ILCA may be purchased at registration. There will be a lottery for one free membership.

    5. SCHEDULE:
    5.1 Registration: Friday afternoon, May 11, 4-5, 8-9PM, Saturday morning, May 12, 8-10AM
    5.2 Friday
    Coaching session with Rick Rothenbuhler beginning at 5PM, rigging demo, 6PM, on-the-water coaching, 8PM, chalk talk and local conditions.
    5.3. Saturday:
    Skippers meeting at 10:15 AM
    1st race Saturday at 11AM
    No race to start after 4 PM
    5.4 Sunday
    1st race at 9:30 AM
    No race started after 12:30 PM Sunday.

    6. MEASUREMENT & EQUIPMENT
    Each competitor is responsible for ensuring their equipment is in compliance with the Laser Class rules. Failure to do so may result in disqualification from the regatta.

    7. SAILING INSTRUCTIONS will be available at check in.

    8. PRIZES
    In each class, one trophy will be awarded for 1-5 boats, two trophies for 6-10 boats, three trophies for 11+ boats. Additional prizes may be awarded for Top sailors in Female, Junior, Apprentice Master, Master, Grand Master, and Great Grand Master categories, depending on competitor turnout.

    13. FURTHER INFORMATION
    For further information please contact Janet Rupert at 614-361-1132, and see www.leatherlips.com.




    Supplemental Info:
    We are on the Northwest side of Columbus across the reservoir from the Columbus Zoo.

    SCHEDULE:Registration: Friday afternoon, May 11, 4-5 PM 8-9 PM, Saturday morning, May 12, 8-10AM
    Friday Rigging Demo with District Champ sailor Rick Rothenbuhler 5 PM
    On the water coaching with Rick Rothenbuhler 6-8 PM
    Debrief and local knowledge talk 8 PM
    Saturday Breakfast of cereal, bagels, coffee, juice, 8 AM
    Skipper’s meeting: 10:15AM
    Warning signal 10:30 AM
    1st race Saturday at 11AM
    Lunch at convenient break in racing: Sandwiches, chips, soda
    No race to start after 4 PM
    Dinner: Fried chicken, mac and cheese, salad, mashed potatoes, pie, 6:30 PM
    Sunday Breakfast of cereal, bagels, coffee, juice, 8 AM
    Warning signal 9 AM
    1st race at 9:30 AM
    No race started after 12:30 PM Sunday.
    Lunch and trophies awarded after racing

    Camping is permitted on the grounds and in the clubhouse on Friday and Saturday nights. No electricity. No pets, please. Fires only in portable fireplaces.

    Nearby Hotels

    Google “Dublin OH hotels” or “Powell OH hotels”.

    Nearby Food
    Bogey Inn, 6013 Glick Rd,. 614-764-1727
    Iacono’s Pizza, 9303 Dublin Rd, 614-766-0444
    La Vaquero Mexican Restaurant, 614-336-1128
    Morgan House, 5300 Glick Rd, 614-889-5703
    Wendy’s, 1100 Dublin Rd., 614-488-2963

    More info: Janet Rupert, 614-361-1132

     
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