Notice to Competitors:
Viper 640's will be added into the V Class with the VX-One's. V Class will be starting with the B Class, but scored separately as a Class. The addition of the V Class for the Summer Series modifies Rule 2.1 of the CORA Uniform Sailing Instructions.
CORA Summer Series I, sponsored by North Sails Charleston, will begin Wednesday, May 16th, with first start at 18:15. Racing will be sailed and scored according to the Uniform Sailing Instructions found in the 2018 CORA Skippers Guide, with the following modifications:
Classes to be started and scored for the Summer Series I are as follows:
Class A: Spinnaker PHRF <66
Class S: Spinnaker 66-132
Class B: Spinnaker >132
Class V: VX-One and Viper 640
Class C: Spinnaker meeting CORA D/L and SA/D criteria
Class D: Non-spinnaker PHRF 200 and above
Class N: Non-spinnaker <200
11. THE START
Modification of 11.4 The start will be between an orange ball and a yellow tetrahedron, with the starting line set approximately 50 -75 yards off the Carolina YC dock. All Classes will start on this new start line.
Modification of 12.1. The finishing line will be between a staff displaying an orange flag on the Carolina YC dock and an orange ball finishing mark.
Please check Section 17. SCORING. We will continue racing on successive Wednesdays starting May 16th until we have completed 6 races for Summer Series I.
After-race awards and party will be held at the Charleston YC. Food and drinks will be available for purchase.