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Fleet 99 Bottles of Beer Regatta

Saturday, July 14, 2018 to Sunday, July 15, 2018
Pettipaug YC - Fleet 99
Great Meadow Road
Essex, CT  06426

(860) 767-8893
Keith A Kraner
MC Regional Regatta
Registration is recommended
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Notice of Race
$30.00 (pay at venue)
$30.00 (pay at venue)

Fleet 99 Bottles of Beer Regatta 


July 14-15, 2018 

Venue Pettipaug YC, Great Meadow Road, Essex, CT 06426 
Rules The races will be governed by the rules defined in the currentRacing Rules of Sailing (RRS) and scantlings of the MCSA. The Sailing Instructions will take precedence in case of conflict. This changes RRS 63.7.
Eligibility The regatta is open to all MC skippers. A boat may sail with a different sail number from its hull number if it registers with that sail number and competes with that number for the entire event. Each competitor must complete a registration form and pay the required fees by close of registration. Trophy age requirements must be met before the first scheduled race.
Date Time Event
    This is a two part regatta.  While there will be no "Connecticut River Dinghy Distance Race" on Saturday as in past years,  Saturday will include at least 2 long distance races starting at our club to give sailors a nice feel for the river and it's challenges.  The second race will be in conjunction with the Pettipaug YC club race which starts at 1PM.  MC's will have their own start.  Will start a third race if time and wind allows.  Sunday's racing will be a series of short races for the MC class.
Saturday-July 14
0830-0930 Continental breakfast and registration
  1000 Skippers meetings

1030 First Race

1300 Second Race

1730 Dinner and Pettipaug YC Mid-summer party and celebration at the club
Date Time Event
Sunday-July 15 0900 Continental breakfast 
   1030  Series of short races
     No races starting after 1PM

Boat registration is $30 . Pay at the event
Scoring The Low Point system, RRS A4 with apply, except that each boat's total score will be the sum of her scores for all races.  This changes RRS A2.
One race is required to be completed for the regatta to be offiicial. At the conclusion of the regatta, keeper trophies will be awarded as follows:
  • Top Three Overall
Lodging  Contact Keith Kraner.  includes staying with fleet members or local hotels/motels, etc.  
Keith Kraner   860-652-8979; or cell 860-918-4026