2019-2020 RS Tera SoCal Series - Notice of Series


2019-2020 RS Tera SoCal Series
Notice of Series
1. Rules:
This Series shall be governed by the rules as defined in The Racing Rules of Sailing (RRS), the prescriptions of US Sailing, this Notice of Series and the Notice of Race and Sailing Instructions issued by each host event

2. Eligibility, Entry & Fees:
2.1 2019-2020 RS Tera California Series is open to all members of the RS Sailing North America Class Association. Register for the class at RSTeraNA.org. Separate Divisions may be established for Sport sails and Pro sails.
2.2 An entry and any associated fees with each individual host club must also be completed for each individual regatta in accordance with the Notice of Race for each Event.

3. 2019-2020 Regatta Dates and Hosts: Events chosen to be a part of this Series may be added, canceled or changed up to one month prior to the date of the originally scheduled or replacement event, whichever is earlier.

Sat., Oct 26 ABYC Halloween Charity Regatta, Alamitos Bay Yacht Club
Sun., Dec 15 Kris Kringle Regatta, Westlake Yacht Club
Sat., Jan 25 Super Bowl Charity Regatta, Santa Monica Windjammers YC
Sun., Feb 16 SCYA Midwinters, Westlake Yacht Club
Sat., Apr 11 Jessup Regatta, Oceanside Yacht Club
Sat., May 9 Jeffrey Adam Memorial Regatta, DPYC / DPHYF
Sun., May 31 Jr. Leukemia Cup, Bahia Corinthian Yacht Club

4. Scoring:
4.1 Scoring shall be per RRS A9 except that the high point system will be used. The total score for the series shall be the total of all of a competitors regatta scores in the Series.
4.2 If there is a tie between two or more skippers, the tie will be broken per RRS A8.1 and A8.2.

5. Trophies:
5.1 The RS Tera California Series Perpetual Trophy shall be awarded at the final event of the Series to the Sport Sail junior who has the highest cumulative point score for the scheduled regattas using the scoring system explained above. The names of the winners of both the Sport sail and Pro sail shall be inscribed on the Perpetual Trophy. The perpetual trophy may be kept for that year in the Yacht Club of the winning skipper. If the club does not have adequate facilities to retain the trophy, it shall then reside at a place determined by the RSTeraNA Series Captain.
5.2 Take home Trophies shall be awarded the top of finishers in the series.

6. Disclaimer of Liability
Competitors participating in any regatta in the series do so 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 any regatta in the series.

7. Information
For information, contact the Series captain:
Steve Potter – seriescaptain.rsterana@gmail.com