Notice of Race

9th Annual Lake Piru Regatta

Presented by the San Fernando Valley Yacht Club, Inc

Lake Piru, California

April 30 & May 1, 2005

RULES: The Regatta will be governed by the rules as defined in the Racing Rules of Sailing, including the prescriptions of US Sailing, by applicable class rules, and by these Sailing Instructions.

CLASSES: It is anticipated that there will be Class Starts for O’Day Day Sailers and Lido 14.

Similar Boats, small multi-hulls, and other trailerable boats up to 26 feet LOA are welcome.

A Portsmouth handicap Class will be available when there are insufficient entries to establish a One Design Class.

FEES: Advance reservation (received before April 20) is $10. Fee at final registration is $15.

ENTRY:  Registration opens at 8:30am, May 1, at the waterfront below the Snack Bar, Lake Piru.

Registration will close at 9am, and there will be a Skipper’s meeting at the Snack Bar.

The Sailing Instructions will be available at registration.

SCHEDULE: The signal for the first race will be announced at the Skipper’s meeting!

The Regatta is intended to consist of 5 races, 3 on Saturday and 2 on Sunday.

Three races will constitute a complete Regatta.

SCORING: The low point scoring system will be used.

No scores will be discarded (changed RRS A2).

AWARDS: Prizes will be awarded as soon as possible after sailing and disposition of any protests.

Four boats: 1 prize, Five to seven boats: 2 prizes. Eight to ten boats: 3 prizes. 11 boats: 4 prizes.