2016-2017 Racing Season Nomination Form
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Owners wishing to enter their boats in the 2016-2017 Racing Series must complete this form and return it together with:
Nominations must be received on or before the closing date of 17:00 Friday 30 September 2016
NOTE: TO ACCESS THE FORM PLEASE TICK THE BOX FURTHER BELOW INDICATING YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE CYSCA 2016-2017 SAILING INSTRUCTIONS
Final division allocation will be at the discretion of the Racing Executive.
- Tick the box below indicating you agree to be bound by the CYCSA 2016-2017 Sailing Instructions to access the form.
- Tick your division(s) in the left-hand column (e.g. IRC) and;
- Tick the appropriate price category in the right-hand column (e.g. 1 selected $210).
- Make sure you've filled out all the necessary information and submit.
The onus of correct registration and series nomination is with the racing skipper.
All crew shall be a member of the CYCSA Racing Association after an initial three races. YA membership is automatic with CYCSA Racing Membership. Skippers are responsible for informing the Race Office of new crew members (see CYCSA Sailing Instructions 2.9). Any boat failing to observe this rule may be subject to protest.
Yacht owners or skippers are to submit their signed SR Equipment Compliance form (Category 3 and/or Category 6 safety form, as required) prior to the start of each season. Skippers are responsible for ensuring the SR Equipment Compliance form is properly completed and that any changes to the boat, its equipment or crew does not invalidate the compliance. A boat may be protested if it is non-compliant. It is not necessary to have a CYCSA Racing Association Safety Officer present when the form is completed, however boats will be spot checked during the season for compliance. Any boat that does not comply will be subject to protest.
It is compulsory for each boat to have at least one crew member at the briefing on Thursday 6 October 2016 at the CYCSA commencing 19:00. Failure to attend will render the entry not accepted.
Series nominations received after 17:00 on Wednesday 30 September 2016 will incur a late fee of $100.
Boat owners that wish to develop their own class racing are asked to contact the Racing Manager. If there are a minimum of five entrants who will commit to race regularly, a separate division will be considered.
CONDITIONS OF ENTRY:
The owner/charterer agrees that it is my sole and inescapable responsibility to ensure that the boat is sound, seaworthy and manned by competent and experienced crew physically fit to face inclement weather conditions. I agree that it is the sole and exclusive responsibility of each boat to decide whether or not to start in a race or, once having started to continue to race. The safety equipment on the yacht is adequate, properly maintained and stowed and all crew know where the equipment is kept, and how it is to be used.
I accept full responsibility for any mishaps that might befall the yacht and its crew during the event. We are aware that the Cruising Yacht Club of SA Inc and the Royal South Australian Yacht Squadron are not responsible for our yacht, or us, and do not accept responsibility of any kind for any third parties with whom we or the yacht may become involved.