NOTICE OF RACE 30th ANNUAL GUNTERSVILLE CUP REGATTA

NOTICE OF RACE 

UPDATE:  Note race schedule change below. Race is on Sunday due to weather. Dinner events are unchanged.

 

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 30th ANNUAL GUNTERSVILLE CUP REGATTA

 Lake Guntersville – April 23, 24 2021             Hosted by Lake Guntersville Sailing Club

The Lake Guntersville Sailing Club (LGSC) is pleased to invite you to participate in the 25thAnnual Guntersville Cup Regatta to be held out of the Lake Guntersville Marina, Rte. 431 North of Guntersville on beautiful Lake Guntersville, Alabama. This is a two-day, three race regatta.

 

Schedule of Events:

Friday, April 23, 2021

 1700    Social Hour

1800     Italian Dinner                                       LGSC Club House

1830     Final Registration                                 LGSC Club House

1900     Skippers Meeting                                  LGSC Club House

Saturday, April 24, 2015

1700      Social Hour                                          LGSC Club House

1800      Barbeque Dinner                                 LGSC Club House

 

Sunday, April 25, 2015

0730      Continental Breakfast                          LGSC Club House

0955      Warning Signal 1st Race                       Lake Guntersville

1000      Starting Signal 1st Race                        Lake Guntersville

ASAP*   Warning Signal 2nd Race                      Lake Guntersville

ASAP + 5 min    Starting Signal 2nd Race                       Lake Guntersville

ASAP      Awards                                                LGSC Club House

*ASAP – As soon as possible after the preceding race.

 

 

Rules:  The Regatta is open to all mono-hull sail boats and will be governed by the 2013-2016 Rules of Racing, the prescriptions of the US Sailing Association, the Navigation Rules International/Inland Waterways, and the Sailing Instructions.

 

Fleets:  There will be one fleet: Non-Spinnaker Portsmouth.  Portsmouth Ratings will be determined by the Fleet Captain-Racing based on the data required to complete registration.  In the event a fleet is over-subscribed, the Race Committee may divide the fleet into two separate classes.

 

Sailing Instructions:  Will be available on the LGSC web site on-or-about April 15, 2021 and will also be available at the Skippers Meeting, Friday April 23, 2021 1900 hours at the LGSC Club House.

 

Course:  Races will be held in the Tennessee River between the Buck Island Light and the Upper Guntersville Light with the start in the vicinity of the Guntersville State Park and the Short Creek Light.

 

Prizes: Separate awards will be given for up to three places in each fleet having at least four boats.  The Race Committee will award Special Prizes as it sees fit.

 

Registration Forms:  Entry/Registration Forms will be available at the LGSC Club House and on the LGSC website at: http://www.LakeGuntersvilleSailingClub.com and its Facebook page early in April.

 

Further Information: Contact Terry Williams at 256 504-9619 by e-mail at: tadw16@yahoo.com

 

All registered boats are invited to dock overnight on Friday and Saturday nights April 23 & 24, 2021 at the Lake Guntersville Marina at no charge.  Launch ramp and overnight parking of trailers will also be available; Please contact Quill Briggs, Dock Master at 256 652-0916 for reservations.

 

Quill Briggs, Dock Master at 256 652-0916 for reservations.