NOTICE OF RACE
The event will be sailed on the waters of Vilamoura - Quarteira, Algarve, Portugal, from
February 25th to 27th inclusive, 2017.
The Organizing Authority (OA) is CIMAV – Clube Internacional da Marina de Vilamoura, in
conjunction with the Portuguese Sailing Federation.
Open to boats of the following classes:
Optimist, 420, 470, Snipe, F18, Dart 18, Laser 4.7, Laser Radial, Laser Standard, Finn, 49er,
49er FX, Flying Dutchman
1.1 The regatta will be governed by the rules as defined in The Racing Rules of Sailing (RRS).
1.2 RRS Appendix P shall apply.
Add the following sentence to rule P2.1:
On the first protest, if a boat is penalized after she has finished, she will be given a scoring
penalty of 8 points on that race without a hearing.
1.3 Add to RRS A11: PTS scoring penalty for a yellow flag after finish under RRS P2.1
(amended by SI 1.2).
1.4 Racing rules 33, 44, A11 and P2.1 are changed.
The changes will appear in full in the Sailing Instructions. The Sailing instructions may also
change other racing rules.