SI Amendment 2018-8

Port Edgar Yacht Club                        

Sailing Instructions Amendment 20188

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

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