OLD BROWN DOG REGATTA
November 3-4, 2018
NOTICE OF RACE
VENUE: Catawba Yacht Club is located at 19809 W. Youngblood Rd Charlotte, NC 28278, on Lake Wylie.
RULES:  The races will be governed by the rules as defined in The Racing Rules of Sailing (RRS).
ENTRIES AND ELIGIBILITY: This event is open to skippers of Wayfarers and MC Scows who file a proper entry form and pay the entry fee before the skippers meeting on Nov 3. All boats and competitors shall comply with their respective Class Rules. 
REGISTRATION:  Boat registration is $60 for Wayfarers and $30 for MC Scows due by close of registration. Registration fee includes: All race fees and awards, Saturday/Sunday coffee/fruit/donuts breakfast, lunch and dinner Saturday for skipper and crew. Bottled water will be available, or help the environment and bring your own water bottle to fill. Additional meal packages may be purchased: $15.00.
SCORING: RRS Appendix A using the Low-Point scoring system with no scores excluded. This changes RRS A2.1. Five races are scheduled; one race constitutes a regatta.

AWARDS: Top Three Overall [Wayfarers only] 

CAMPING AND ACCOMMODATIONS:  Limited Tent Camping is available at Catawba Yacht Club on a first come, first served basis. Car camping permitted in any open parking space.
Additional Camping: McDowell Park [704]588-5224 Five minutes from the club. Click on map for directions and list of conveniently located hotels. Some club members may have space available for guests in their local homes. Contact us if you are interested in this opportunity.
Schedule of Events
Date                                     Time                      Event      
November 2, 2018               1500-1630             Practice Races 
                                             1800                      Dinner

November 3, 2018                0900-1000            Registration
                                             1000                      Skipper's Meeting
                                             1100                      Warning Signal Race #1
                                             1700                      Social Hour
                                             1800                      Dinner

November 4, 2018                0900                      Warning Signal First Race of the Day
                                             1200                      Awards