Racing handbook

This page contains a series of downloadable documents to help you with sailing at Lancing.

The Sailing Instructions (SI) contain the definition of the scoring system being used and the prizes that will be awarded. It also explains the meaning of the flags and courses.

All races will be governed by the rules as defined under The Racing Rules of Sailing in the Sailing Instructions.

RACE OFFICER and TEAM – HELP ON THE DAY

If on the day of your duty you need any advice on course-laying, timings, limit mark, start line setting etc, please seek advice from our Mentor Group, i.e. ask anyone on Sailing Committee or one of the experienced sailors listed on the notice board in the Race Box. If you are at sea, please ask one of the sailors on the water.

There is also a Don’t Panic sheet to help with on shore panics.

Guides to club series

West Sussex Police Regatta

Lancing Sailing Club welcomes the West Sussex Police Regatta on Wednesday 05 August 2015. This event is open to members of West Sussex Police force and associates, as well as Lancing Sailing Club members.

  • First start at 11am
  • 3 back-to-back races on a variety of courses
  • Handicap fleet
  • £10 double-handers
  • £8 single-handers (£4 for juniors and youths)

Pursuit race

Handicaps

  • Lancing Correction Factor (LCF)
  • Handicap system based on Portsmouth Yardstick taking into account local tidal conditions.
  • Personal Handicap
  • Handicap adjusted to suit experience / performance


LCF handicapsPY handicaps

Duty Guides

NOTES

  • B2B (Back to Back)
  • Second race start sequence will commence as soon as possible after last finishers in previous race have finished

If you cannot download or open any of these documents, please contact us at:
webmaster@lancingsc.org.uk


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