Ovogodišnje izdanje regate catamarana je specifično po sudjelovanju nove klase unutar HJS-a,F18.
Organizer of the catamaran regatta '8th CATAMARAN PRIMOŠTEN’ is JK Primošten.
Croatia, Primošten sailing club. Sailing area is in front of Primošten and around its isles.
3. DATE AND SCHEDULE
24th and 25th of September 2016.
24. 09. 2016
09:00 – gathering and registration
10:00 - skippers meeting
11:00 - first possible start
17:00 - the latest possible start of the day
19:00 – free dinner for the competitors, sailors party
25. 09. 2016
09:00 - skippers meeting
10:00 - first possible start
15:00 - the latest possible start
17:00 – prize giving ceremony
The regatta will be governed by the ISAF rules 2013 - 2016 ie. The rules of racing (Racing Rules) and the sailing instructions.
The regatta is open to all catamarans not bigger than 21 feet with a maximum of 2 crew members. All crew members of vessels reported to be verified in the national sailing federation.
Entry fee is 200HRK per boat and can be paid on the arrival
Any advertisement that does not offend religious, racial or moral beliefs are allowed in accordance with the regulations of ISAF.
9. HANDICAP INDEX
All sailors will be competing together. Class F18 will be scored separately. Upon completion of the registration at the first skippers meeting, RC will decide whether any other class should be scored separately.
Each skipper who participate in the class F18 must present a valid F18 class measurement. Each skipper in the application must specify the class of racing, the manufacturer and type of catamaran, number of crew, and handicap.
Scoring is made by ISAF handicap system for small catamarans, published in February 2016 or later: http://www.schrs.com/ratings.php
Rankings are calculated according to the corrected time. If the boat is not in its original condition (hulls, sails, mast, rudder, etc.) or is self made must be accompanied by a certificate of conformity class.
10. SAILING INSTRUCTIONS
Sailing instructions will be available at the first skippers meeting.
Racing area will be marked on the map. Possible courses are round robins and navigation of different course shapes.
RC planed to held 2 navigation and 6 round robin, depending of the sea conditions. After completion of 4 (four) races one will reject the worst result, and after the completion of eight (8) another. If the contestants share the same number of points, the number of better places will count, and if it will be tie final race will count. There is no maximum number of the daily races. The race is valid if 3 races will be held.
13. ACCOMMODATION OF THE BOATS
The area for the catamaran will be around the JK Primošten club facility near the boat slip.
Prizes are provided for first, second and third place in the class.
15. DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY
Competitors participate in the regatta entirely at their own risk.
The organizer will not accept any liability for material damage or personal injury or death in connection or prior to, during, or after the regatta. By signing the application for an event and paying the registration fee, each competitor or his representative accepts these conditions. Each owner or operator of the catamaran is obliged to have insurance to third parties.
16. OTHER INFORMATION