Canadian DN Champs ON For This Weekend!!
|Hello All- Our neighbors to the North are going to take a shot at getting the Canadian Champs in this weekend- As there isn’t a race-able plate for the Easterns or New Englands this will be the place to be this weekend.
These guys have been great about heading south to sail with us so let’s return the favor and go race in their backyard!
Details to be posted on the IDNIYRA bulletin board today-
2013 DN Canadian Championship Regatta
Location: Kingston Yacht Club
Date: February 23-24, 2013
Launch site: Kingston Yacht Club
Directions: Exit Hwy 401 at Division Street, go south on Division, turn left at Union Street, right on Barrie Street, left on King and right on Maitland. Unload and ask where to park
Exist Hwy 401 at Sir John A at the 401and go south, left on King St. (at bottom near prison), right on Maitland. Unload and ask where to park.
Secondary / overflow launch site – TBD (possibly at Portsmouth Olympic Harbour)
Hot line number is: 613-532-6223 (Lana Butler)
Lodging / Accommodation: Kingston Holiday Inn
2 Princess Street, Kingston ON
55 Warne Crescent, Kingston, Ontario,
Regatta entry fee: 20.00 (US or CDN$) – cash only
This is a seven race regatta format. A minimum of 4 races is required to complete regatta. 3 laps around the marks constitute one race. If more than 4 races are completed, there will be a throw out of your highest score.
First Race scheduled for Saturday, February 23, 2013 at 12:00 hours
Sunday February 24, 2013, racing to resume at 10:00
Regatta is open to all experience levels. Novice skippers should consult the “right of way” rule as posted on NEIYA website at:
http://www.iceboat.org/elements/NEIYA_rules_no_club.jpg (if it does not open hit refresh)
Registration is at Kingston Yacht Club on February 22, 2013 from 6- 8 pm or on February 23, 2013 from 8:30 – 10:00am
Skippers meeting on at KYC 10:30 am on Feb 23, 2013 and on the ice, at 11:30am
First race at 12:00 noon on February 23, 2013
Proof of liability insurance ($300,000) will be needed at time of registration.
Sailing instructions to follow
NOTE: Sailing instructions may be amended at skippers meeting