MYC Fall Race Week


Event Details


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10/20 Small Boat Regatta

0900 – 1100 Registration, $60 Includes a T-shirt and Dinner, Students $20 (No T shirt nor dinner), First warning at 12:30 Dinner tickets $12. Pasta, Door Prizes and raffles. 

10/21 Small Boat Regatta

First race at 11:00, Awards at 1500 at MYC

10/22 Seamanship Competition

1700 Free participation. Tie 3 knots as fast as you can, answer a couple of Navigation questions and describe your reaction to a Safety scenario. Seamanship Award of the week to be presented

Man Over Board Discussion, 6:00, Free Participation. A panel of 5 professionals, with moderator. 3 scenarios of Man Over Board with discussions from a marine electronics representative, a marine safety equipment representative, ASA certified Sailing Instructor, Life Guard and USCG SAR personnel. Question and answer period to follow.

10/23 Old Fogey’s Race

Registration at 1200-1300 $20. Open to any dinghy with a Portsmouth Rating. If no rating is available one will be assigned. 1400 start in Melbourne Harbor. Race to Melbourne Beach Pier, with a few mark roundings in between. Enjoy some snacks and beverages at the pier. Second race starts at the pier (approx. 1530) and finishes off the East dock of MYC. Awards will be presented at MYC.

10/24 Fleet Starting Practice

1700 Free participation. PHRF Practice starts in the vicinity of the Rum Race Can. If you can’t make it till later, come anyway sequences will continue till just after dusk. MYC bar open afterward.

10/25 Adult Pram Race

Free participation, 1600 boat set up, 1700 first heat.  1830 Pot Luck Dinner, bring your dish. Awards to be presented.

10/26 Pre-Regatta Racing

2 PHRF Triangle Races, Registration 1100 – 1230, $100 (all weekend races, includes t-shirt and dinner ticket – additional dinner tickets $15). Skipper’s Meeting 1230, First Warning 1400, Race Two start after, approx. 1600. You may participate in one or both races, scored PHRF Time on Time, awards for each race (do not apply to Sat/Sun Regatta scoring).

Dinner of burgers and dogs included for racers, Additional dinners (if available, for $8) Awards presented at dinner. Registration for Saturday and Sunday distance and one design races 1800-1900 $100, (Includes t-shirt and dinner, additional dinner tickets $15). Skippers meeting at 1930.

10/27 Big Boat Regatta

PHRF Triangle Race Start at 1100. Awards to be presented at Dinner.

PHRF distance races and J24 W/L (Registration and Skippers meeting on Friday) Start at 1300.  Dinner served at 1800, prize giving and door prizes

10/28 Big Boat Regatta

Conclusion of racing, 1500 Dark & Stormy Party, Awards, prize giving – Sailor of the Week, Boat of the Week.

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