Notice of Race

2016 Tornado Worlds

10th June – 17th June 2016

Lindau, Germany, Lake of Constance

NOTICE OF RACE

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The Organizing Authority is the Lindauer Segler Club on behalf of the International Tornado Association, under the authority of Deutscher Segler Verband

Lindauer Segler Club
Am Segelhafen 3
88131 Lindau/B
Phone +49 8382 21462
fax +49 8382 21484
email club@lsc.de
Web: http://www.lsc.de

1 RULES

1.1 The regatta will be governed by the rules as defined in The Racing Rules of Sailing.

1.2 No national authority prescriptions will apply.

1.3 The ITA Class Rules “Appendix C – International Events” and the “Equipment Inspec-tion Regulation” will apply.

1.4 If there is a conflict between the Sailing Instructions and the Notice of Race, the Sailing Instructions shall prevail, this changes RRS 63.7 .

1.5 A boat chartered or loaned for the regatta may carry national letters or a sail num-ber in contravention of the class rules (see RRS Appendix G.3), only after the agree-ment at registration.

1.6 In case of translation, if there is a conflict between languages the English text will take precedence.

2 ADVERTISING

2.1 Competitors may be required to carry advertising for event sponsors.

2.2 After the first day when race(s) is/are completed, the first 3 boats in the provisional standings may be required to display a yellow, blue or red disc on the mainsail.

3 ELIGIBILITY

3.1 All competitors shall meet the requirements of World Sailing Regulation 19.

3.2 All competitors shall be members of the ITA and their current year membership fees shall have been fully paid and verified.

4 ENTRY

4.1 The regatta is open to eligible boats of the Tornado class. Eligible boats may enter by completing the Official Entry Form,and submitting it to: www.lsc.de/2016-isaf-tornado-world-global-mixed-and-youth-championships/

4.2 An eligible boat’s completed Entry Form and Entry Fee shall be received by the Or-ganizing Authority no later than: 03rd of June 2016

5 ENTRY FEE

5.1 The Entry Fee is 400€ (incl. 50€ ITA event fee) if payment received by 31 march 2016, 450€ (incl. 50€ ITA event fee) if payment received between 1st of April and the 15th of May and 500€ (incl. 50€ ITA event fee) if payment received after 15th of May.
Please transfer the Entry Fee to:
Sparkasse Memmingen-Lindau-Mindelheim
Bregenzer Strasse 33
88131 Lindau
Germany
IBAN: DE80 731500000005501838
BIC: BYLADEM1MLM
The Entry Fee includes an ITA Class Fee of 50 Euros.
The Entry Fee is non-refundable.

6 SCHEDULE

6.1 Registration and Equipment Inspection:

Date ACTIVITY TIME
10.06.2016 Registration and Equipment 10:00 – 18:00
11.06.2016 Registration and Equipment 10:00 – 18:00
11.06.2016 Opening Ceremony 19:00

6.2 10 races are scheduled for the regatta.

6.3 Dates of racing:

Date RACE 1st WARNING SIGNAL
11.06.2016 Practice Race 14:00
12.06.2016 2 Races 13:00
13.06.2016 2 Races 13:00
14.06.2016 2 Races 13:00
15.06.2016 Reserve Day According to day’s schedule
16.06.2016 2 Races 13:00
17.06.2016 2 Races 13:00

7 EQUIPMENT INSPECTION

7.1 Equipment Inspection shall be conducted in accordance with the Tornado Equipment Inspection Regulations, copies of which will be available on the event website and at the Race Office from 01.05.2016

7.2 Each boat shall present a valid measurement certificate at Equipment Inspection.

8 SAILING INSTRUCTIONS

The Sailing Instructions will be available after 01.05.2016 online at
http://www.lsc.de/2016-isaf-tornado-world-global-mixed-and-youth-championships/

9 VENUE

9.1 The Boat Park will be located near the Clubhouse (also see point 18.4)

9.2 Racing areas will be on the east part of the Lake of Constance. See “Attachment 1”.

10 COURSE

The Championship Course as shown in Attachment 2 will be used.

11 PENALTY SYSTEM

11.1 Rules 44.1 and 44.2 will be changed so that only one turn, including one tack and one gybe, is required.

11.2 Racing rule 44.3 will not apply.

11.3 Decisions of the jury will be final as provided in rule 70.5.

12 SCORING

12.1 The Low Point System of RRS Appendix A will apply.

12.2 4 races must be completed to constitute a series.

12.3 When 5 or more races have been completed, a boat’s worst race score will be ex-cluded from her series score.

13 SUPPORT BOATS

Team leaders, coaches and support personnel shall register from the 10th of June, 10:00 am. until 11th 18:00 pm. at the race/registration office and shall comply with the requirements in the Sailing Instructions.

14 RADIO COMMUNICATION

Except in an emergency, a boat shall neither make radio transmissions while racing nor receive radio communications. This restriction also applies to mobile telephones.

15 PRIZES

Prizes will be given as follows:
(a) Trophies will be awarded to the top 5 teams.
(b) Trophies will be awarded to the top 3 “Mixed” teams.
(c) Trophies will be awarded to the top 3 “Classic Tornado” teams.
(d) Trophies will be awarded to the top 3 “Youth” team (each crew member under 26 years old at 31st December 2016).
(e) Special Prizes may be awarded at the discretion of the Organizing Authority to teams who attend the prize giving ceremony.

16 DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY

Competitors will participate in the regatta at their own risk. See rule 4, Decision to Race. The organizing authority, the International Tornado Class Association and all parties involved in the regatta organization will not accept any liability for material damage or personal injury or death sustained in conjunction with or prior to, during, or after the regatta.

17 INSURANCE

Each participating boat shall have current third-party liability insurance with, including coverage when racing at the venue of the championship, of not less than 1.000.000€ per incident (or equivalent). Proof of this insurance shall be available at registration.

18 FURTHER INFORMATION

18.1 Hotel und holyday apartments
Please visit: http://www.lindau-tourismus.de/

18.2 Campers

There is limited parking space for campers. Furthermore, a special permit is required to enter the Isle of Lindau with a camper. If you plan to come with a camper, please con-tact the club’s secretary as soon as possible.
Gerda Gielen
Am Segelhafen 3
88131 Lindau /B.
Tel: +49 8382 21462
Fax: +49 8382 21484
club@lsc.de

18.3 Direction to Lindauer Segler Club

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18.4 Site map Lindauer Segler Club

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18.5 Coach boats

You are welcome to come with a coach boat, unfortunately, there is a special permit required to drive motorboats on the Lake of Constance. So if you plan to come with a motorboat, please contact the club’s secretary as soon as possible.
Gerda Gielen
Am Segelhafen 3
88131 Lindau /B.
Tel: +49 8382 21462
Fax: +49 8382 21484
club@lsc.de

18.6 For any other information please contact.

Nick Jung
Tel: +49 1718518064
nickjung@me.com
or
Gerda Gielen
Am Segelhafen 3, 88131 Lindau /B.
Tel: +49 8382 21462
Fax: +49 8382 21484
club@lsc.de

 


ATTACHMENT 1: Racing Area

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ATTACHMENT 2: CHAMPIONSHIP COURSE

TWM16_RegattaBahn1. The Course:

• for the new rig Tornado is:
Start -1- 2- 3S / 3P – 1-2-3S/3P – 1- 2 – Finish

• for the Classic Tornado is:
Start – 1 – 2 – 3S/3P – 1 – 2 – Finish

1. Marks 1 and 2, the windward marks, shall be rounded to port.

2. Mark 2 shall be set approximately 100 meters to port of Mark 1. The bearing to Mark 2 from Mark 1 shall be approximately 70 degrees to port of the bearing to Mark 1 from the Start or previous leeward gate.

3. Marks 3S/3P may be disregarded on the first windward leg and on the final downwind leg.

4. Marks 3S and 3P, the leeward marks, shall be set as a gate.
Mark 3S shall be rounded to starboard or
Mark 3P shall be rounded to port.

5. The Course length shall normally be set so the race will last approximately 60 minutes in the anticipated wind conditions. Failure to comply with this paragraph will not be grounds for a request for redress.

 

 

 

 


ATTACHMENT 3: Social Events

DATE TIME EVENT
11.06.2016 19:00 Opening Ceremony (Dresscode: Lounge suit)
12.06.2016 after the races: Barbeque in front of the clubhouse
13.06.2016 after the races: Drinks and fingerfood
13.06.2016  18:00 Annual Meeting ITA
14.06.2016  18:00 Bavarian Evening in the “Forum am See” (Dress code: Lounge suit)
15.06.2016 Layday
16.06.2016 after the races: Drinks and fingerfood
17.06.2016 after the races: Drinks and fingerfood
17.06.2016  19:00 Prize giving ceremony

Amendment #1, 12th February 2016

#18.2 Campers
There is limited parking space for campers. Furthermore, a special permit is required to enter the Isle of Lindau with a camper. If you plan to come with a camper, please contact
the “head of Beachmaster” Jochen Grauer as soon as possible.
Beachmaster Cellphone: +49 172 5909494
eMail: jochen.grauer@web.de

#18.4 Site map Lindauer Segler Club
Changes on the the jpg-image of the site map
replace the words “boats and trailers” with “boats and launching trolleys only”
Remove: “ Mobilehomes”
Replace: “car parking” with “car parking & mobilehomes”

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