Racing will be governed by the rules as defined in the current Racing Rules of Sailing, prescriptions of the ISA and Irish E Boat Class Association rules, including owner driver rule.
E Boats may be entered by current members of the Irish E Boat Class Association.
€75 per boat together with completed entry form.
4. SAILING INSTRUCTIONS
Sailing Instructions are available on payment of entry fee and entry form in SSC race office from 12.00hrs on Friday July 3rd. Event briefing will be at 13.00hrs in SSC clubhouse on Friday.
5. CHANGES TO SAILING INSTRUCTIONS
Any change to the sailing instructions will be posted 1.5 hours before the scheduled warning signal for the first race on the day it will take effect, any change in the schedule of races will be posted by 21:00 on the day before it will take effect. Flag L will be displayed to indicate that a change has been made.
An effective personal flotation device shall be worn by all on board, at all times.
7. SCHEDULE OF RACES
Races Date Warning High Water
1 & 2 Fri. 3th . 14.30 13.09
3 & 4 Sat. 4th 13.00 13.55
5 & 6 Sun. 5th 11.00 14.42
8. RACING AREAS
Will be held to the West and North West of Skerries Harbour. One race will be sailed around the three islands east of Skerries.
9. CLASS FLAG
The class flag is E.
Six races are scheduled of which three shall be completed to constitute a series. If fewer than four races have been completed a boats series score will be the total of her race scores.
A prize will be awarded to the first placed boat in each race, in addition a first, second and third prize will be awarded overall. A perpetual prize shall not be removed from Ireland.
12. DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY
Competitors participate entirely at their own risk. See rule 4, Decision to Race. The Club or Class Association will not accept any liability for material damage, personal injury or death sustained in conjunction with, prior to, during, or after racing.
Each participating boat shall be insured with valid third party liability insurance, with a minimum cover of 1.25 million euro.
The number of crew on each boat shall be not more than four and not less than three.