Sailing Instructions Amendment 2018–8
8.1SI 1.11 Courses: (Applies only to yacht Night Series)
Due to the problem maintaining a light on mark W, dinghy mark P off the tire barrier at Port Edgar is substituted for mark W in all Night Series courses with immediate effect. Mark P is a YELLOW race mark, now re-laid in deeper water, but will not be fitted with a light. Mark W remains as the Outer Distance Mark for the start line in courses #550 – #559.
Previous Amendments Remaining In Force
(Except as modified above)
7.1SI 1.9 Schedule of Races:
To avoid coinciding with the PEYC Yacht Regatta, dinghy D-series races #7 & #8 originally scheduled for Sun 23rd Sept will be on Sat 22nd Sept. First start at 13:00 with second race following as soon as practical.
6.1SI 1.9 Schedule of Races:
Due to recent silting, time limits and extensions for the following Night Series races are modified to provide a nominal 1.6m tide height at the end of the extension period:
29th Aug: Time limit: 20:55Extension: 00:35
12th Sept:Time limit: 20:45Extension: 00:35
26th Sept: Time limit: 20:10Extension: 00:20
6.2SI 1.8 Marks:
‘PEYC Race Marks – Aug 2018’ is posted on the PEYC web site. Marks K, Y and dinghy mark X are deleted since they cannot be laid or used this season. Rosyth No1 cat buoy is designated as yacht mark ‘ i ‘ for the Night Series and will always be left to stbd. LED lights, showing a constant white light, will be fitted to race marks L, Z, Q & W for the Night Series.
6.3SI 1.11 Courses:
‘PEYC Yacht night courses – Aug 2018’ is posted on the PEYC web site. These are the new Night Series courses #500 – #539 for committee boat starts at mark E, and Night Series courses #550 – #559 for race box starts at mark W.
4.3SI 1.5 Restricted Sail Option for Yachts:
Para 1.5(a) is amended as follows to make treatment of 3-crew & 5-crew yachts fairer:
…. or ‘short-handed’, the later defined as 60% or less of the yacht’s full crew except that two crew are permitted on 3-crew rated designs. The RS provision ….
Jim Scott – PEYC Sailing Secretary – 17th Sept 2018