|International Mistral Class Organisation
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Notice of Race
I "Bay of Cadiz - New Year" Training Race
Mistral Junior - Mistral Youth - Mistral Senior
Puerto Santa Maria, Cadiz, Spain
January 2nd to 4th
1.1 The I Training Race "Bay of Cadiz" for the Mistral Junior, Youth & Senior will be held from 3rd-5th January of 2005
2.1 The Race will be organized by The Andalusian Sailing Federation and The Spanish Secretary of the International Mistral Class
3.1 The venue of the race is "Puerto Sherry" in El Puerto de Santa Maria which is located about 2 hours by car from Seville and 30 minutes from Jerez Airport by car.
4.1 This race will be governed by the rules as is specified in the definitions of the Racing Rules Sailing 2005-2008 including App. B Sailboard Racing Rules and:
4.2 Where there is a conflict between the NoR and the Sailing Instructions, the S.I. will take precedence.
4.3 English is the official language of the Race.
5. ELIGIBILITY & DISCIPLINE
5.1 All the competitors must contact Deborah Powell (email@example.com) before 20th December to confirm their participation.
5.2 Competitors shall posses valid third party liability insurance to the value of € 335,000.
5.3 Senior, juniors and Youths may race separately.
6.1 MISTRAL "JUNIOR ONE DESIGN"
6.1.1 The Race shall be a single discipline 'Open Entry' event sailed on MOD boards for boys and girls of divisions.. They may race separately each in a 9 race series over 3 days.
6.2 MISTRAL "SENIOR"
6.2.1 The Race shall be a single discipline 'Open Entry' event sailed on MOD Boards for men and women of division They shall race separately from the Juniors, each in a 9 race series over 3 days.
7.CLASSES & DIVISIONS
7.1.5 A Junior shall be under the age of 17.
7.1.6 A Youth shall be under the age of 20
7.1.7 A Senior will be to the discretion of the sailor.
7.2.1 Only divisions specified will apply. A minimum of 10 entries is required to constitute a division within a fleet. Competitors of the Youth division shall race with the Senior.
9. REGISTRATION ON SITE
9.1 The registration office during the regatta will be at the Andalusian Sailing Federation Race. Before the regatta for information and enquiries please contact Deborah Powell.
9.2 Each Competitor shall produce the following before 12:00 of 3rd of January in the Race Office
10.1 All competitors shall bring their own equipment.
10.2 A Mistral Junior competitor only may race with an MOD 6.6 or 5.9 sail.
11.1 The RRS Appendix A - A4.1 "Low Points Scoring System" will apply.
12. SAIL INSIGNIAS
12.1 All Sails should comply with the national letter system according to the RRS 77 and App.G
13.1 If personal buoyancy is prescribed each competitor & support boat crewmember shall wear, above the waist, a jacket, harness, or vest with a minimum buoyancy of 4kg. uninflated, in fresh water.
14. MEDALS AND PRIZES
14.1 The prizes list will be posted on the Official Notice Board before the start of the 1st race.
15.1 Competitors take part in all races at their own risk. The Organising Authority, or any of their officials or representatives or sponsors or their officials or representatives are not responsible, under any circumstances, for any damage, loss or injury either ashore or on the water either to persons or equipment, which may result. Participation in this event, supporting events and in each race in them is at the sole discretion of the sailor and at his/her own risk. Notice is drawn to RRS 4.
16. ACCOMODATION AND GENERAL INFORMATION
16.1 For information about hotels, apartment, etc, contact as soon as possible
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