Effective May 26,
A. A low point scoring
system, in conjunction with the Portsmouth System, will be used: 1 point
for 1st place, 2 points for 2nd place, etc. Other scores:
DNS - number of racers started plus 1
- number of racers finished plus 1
DSQ - number of racers started plus 1
B. Final series score will be the total number of points scored by a skipper during the series.
C. Ties will be broken as follows:
First--- by the greatest number of 1st places, then 2nd places etc.
Second---in which a skipper has
beaten the other skipper in more races where both have raced.
Third--- by the skipper who beat the other in the last race that both skippers raced
All races will be from leeward start/finish line to windward mark and return downwind across the start/finish line; i.e., one time, up and back.
All starts will be done by using a whistle or horn as follows:
3 long - 3 minutes
2 long - 2 minutes
1 long 1 short - 1 1/2 minutes
1 long - 1 minute
3 shorts - 30 seconds
2 shorts - 20 seconds
1 short - 10 seconds
1 long sound, when the 10 seconds are up, for Start
Any information such as General Recall, Postponement , etc., will be handled by using the Bull Horn in lieu of Flag(s).
* Also serves as Committee Boat