|On separate lines, insert the full name of the regatta, the inclusive dates from equipment inspection, event measurement or the practice race until the final race or closing ceremony, the name of the organizing authority, and the city and country.|
NOTICE OF RACEThe notation ‘[DP]’ in a rule in the NoR means that the penalty for a breach of that rule may, at the discretion of the protest committee, be less than disqualification.
|1.1*||The regatta will be governed by the rules as defined in The Racing Rules of Sailing.|
|Use the first sentence if appropriate. Insert the name. List by number and title the prescriptions that will not apply (see RRS 88). Use the second sentence if it applies and if entries from other countries are expected, and state the relevant prescriptions in full.||1.2||[The following prescriptions of the _____ national authority will not apply: _____.] [The prescriptions that may require advance preparation are stated in full below.]|
|Use if appropriate, but only if the national authority for the venue of the event has not adopted a prescription to RRS 88.||1.2||No national prescriptions will apply.|
|List by name any other documents that govern the event; for example, The Equipment Rules of Sailing, to the extent that they apply.||1.3*||_____ will apply.|
|See RRS 86. Insert the rule number(s) and summarize the changes.||1.4||Racing rule(s) _____ will be changed as follows: _____. The changes will appear in full in the sailing instructions. The sailing instructions may also change other racing rules.|
|See RRS 86. Either insert here the rule number(s) and state the changes, or, if not using this NoR, do the same in each NoR that changes a racing rule.||1.4||Racing rule(s) _____ will be changed as follows: _____.|
|Insert the rule number(s) and class name. Make a separate statement for the rules of each class.||1.5||Under RRS 87, rule(s) _____ of the _____ class rules [will not apply] [is (are) changed as follows: _____ ].|
|1.6||If there is a conflict between languages the English text will take precedence.|
|Use only if RRS Appendix S, Standard Sailing Instructions, will be used.
Insert the location.
|1.7||The sailing instructions will consist of the instructions in RRS Appendix S, Standard Sailing Instructions, and supplementary sailing instructions that will be on the official notice board located at _____.|
|See World Sailing Regulation 20, Advertising Code. Include other applicable information related to Regulation 20.||2.1||Competitor advertising will be restricted as follows: ______.|
|See World Sailing Regulation 20.4.||2.2||Boats [shall] [may be required to] display advertising chosen and supplied by the organizing authority. If this rule is broken, World Sailing Regulation 20.9.2 applies. [DP]|
|3*||ELIGIBILITY AND ENTRY|
|Insert the class(es).||3.1||The regatta is open to all boats of the _____ class(es).|
|Insert the class(es) and eligibility requirements.||3.1||The regatta is open to boats of the _____ class(es) that _____.|
|Insert the postal, fax and email addresses and entry closing date.||3.2||Eligible boats may enter by completing the attached form and sending it, together with the required fee, to _____ by _____.|
|Insert any conditions.||3.3||Late entries will be accepted under the following conditions: _____.|
|Insert any restrictions.||3.4||The following restrictions on the number of boats apply: _____.|
|Insert any requirements.||4||CLASSIFICATION
The following classification requirements will apply (see RRS 79): _____.
|5||Required fees are as follows:
|Insert optional fees (for example, for social events).||5.2||Other fees:
|Use only when a class is divided into fleets racing a qualifying series and a final series.||6||QUALIFYING SERIES AND FINAL SERIES
The regatta will consist of a qualifying series and a final series.
|Insert the day, date and times.||7.1*||Registration:
Day and date _____
From _____ To _____
|Insert the day, date and times.||7.2||Equipment inspection and event measurement:
Day and date _____
From _____ To _____
|Revise as desired and insert the dates and classes. Include a practice race if any. When the series consists of qualifying races and final races, specify them. The schedule can also be given in an attachment.||7.3*||Dates of racing:
|Insert the classes and numbers.||7.4||Number of races:
|Insert the time.||7.5*||The scheduled time of the warning signal for the [practice race] [first race] [each day] is _____.|
|Use when it would be helpful to competitors to know this time before the event. Insert the time.||7.6||On the last scheduled day of racing no warning signal will be made after _____.|
|8.1||Each boat shall produce a valid [measurement] [rating] certificate.|
|List the equipment with appropriate references to the class rules.||8.1||Each boat shall produce a valid [measurement] [rating] certificate. In addition the following equipment [may] [will] be inspected or measured: _____.|
|Insert the time(s).||8.2||A boat shall comply with RRS 78.1 at ____.|
|Insert the time, date and location.||9||SAILING INSTRUCTIONS
The sailing instructions will be available after _____ on _____ at _____.
|Insert a number or letter. Provide a marked map with driving instructions.||10.1||Attachment _____ shows the location of the regatta harbour.|
|Insert a number or letter. Provide a marked map or chart.||10.2||Attachment _____ shows the location of the racing areas.|
|Include the description.||11||THE COURSES
The courses to be sailed will be as follows: _____.
|Insert a number or letter. A method of illustrating various courses is shown in Addendum A of Appendix L or LE. Insert the course length if applicable.||The diagrams in Attachment _____ show the courses, including the approximate angles between legs, the order in which marks are to be passed, and the side on which each mark is to be left. [The approximate course length will be _____.]|
|Include paragraph 12.1 only when the Two-Turns Penalty will not be used. Insert the number of places or describe the penalties.||12.1||The Scoring Penalty, RRS 44.3, will apply. The penalty will be _____ places.|
|12.1||The penalties are as follows: _____.|
|Insert the class(es).||12.2||For the _____ class(es) RRS 44.1 is changed so that the Two-Turns Penalty is replaced by the One-Turn Penalty.|
|Include only if the protest committee is an international jury or another provision of RRS 70.5 applies.||12.3||Decisions of the [protest committee] [international jury] will be final as provided in RRS 70.5.|
|Include only if the Low Point System of Appendix A will not be used. Describe the system.||13.1||The scoring system is as follows: _____.|
|Insert the number.||13.2||_____ races are required to be completed to constitute a series.|
|Insert the numbers throughout.||13.3||
|Insert the identification markings. National letters are suggested for international events.||14||SUPPORT BOATS
Support boats shall be marked with _____. [DP]
Boats shall be kept in their assigned places while they are in the [boat park] [harbour]. [DP]
Keelboats shall not be hauled out during the regatta except with and according to the terms of prior written permission of the race committee. [DP]
|17||DIVING EQUIPMENT AND PLASTIC POOLS Underwater breathing apparatus and plastic pools or their equivalent shall not be used around keelboats between the preparatory signal of the first race and the end of the regatta. [DP]|
|Insert any alternative text that applies. Describe any radio communication bands or frequencies that will be used or allowed.||18||RADIO COMMUNICATION
Except in an emergency, a boat that is racing shall not make voice or data transmissions and shall not receive voice or data communication that is not available to all boats. [DP]
|If perpetual trophies will be awarded state their complete names.||19||PRIZES
Prizes will be given as follows: _____.
|The laws applicable to the venue in which the event is held may limit disclaimers. Any disclaimer should be drafted to comply with those laws.||20||DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY
Competitors participate in the regatta entirely at their own risk. See RRS 4, Decision to Race. The organizing authority 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.
|Insert the currency and amount.||21||INSURANCE
Each participating boat shall be insured with valid third-party liability insurance with a minimum cover of _____ per incident or the equivalent.
|Insert necessary contact information.||22||FURTHER INFORMATION
For further information please contact _____.