2018 Fat Boyz Regatta • Laser Fleet 413

2018 Fat Boys Laser Regatta
Notice of Race


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Date: Fat Boyz on Saturday November 3, 2018

Location: Sail Newport, Newport, RI. Racing to take place in the waters of Newport Harbor. Directions at


Registration: Register online now (www.newportlaserfleet.org ) Late registration 9-10 am at waterfront.

Saturday Schedule: Skipper’s meeting at 10:30 am. First race noon (12:00), no start after 4:00 pm.

Festivities Saturday: After Sailing awards and light dinner at IYAC.  536 Thames St. Newport

Fee: $30.00 (If you bring a guest/spouse the additional fee is $10 for food and fun.)

Storage: For skippers paying for winter storage (included in Fleet 413 frostbiting fee) this can be your drop off day. All other boats must be removed from premises after sailing.

Eligibility: Open to registered sailors in Laser and Laser Radial rigs.

Safety & Responsibility: Sailors are required to wear adequate protective gear & PFD’s. Laser Fleet 413 holds to the following informal rule during adverse conditions, 3 strikes and your out. Whereas a strike equals a flip. Sailors that find themselves in this situation are strongly urged to sail back to the safety of the shore for the remainder of the day.

Starts: Starts will be 3 minute dinghy starts.

Courses: Windward-Leeward, Triangle, Harry Anderson, M, or combinations of.

Sail Numbers: Sailors are required to have UNIQUE sail numbers.

Protests: 360 turns are required of boats that foul. If you wish to protest you must organize the protest committee yourself. If you foul and don’t do your penalty turn you have cheated everyone else and yourself. Remember “If in winning the race you have lost the respect of your fellow competitors then you have not won at all.” – Paul Elvstrom

Scoring: Using low point scoring with no throw out races.

Contacts: Jack McVicker or Scott Pakenham LaserFleet413@gmail.com

Registration: Please register online at the 413 website! www.NewportLaserFleet.org or find Jack or Scott.

Loaner boats: Laser Fleet 413 has 3 loaner boats available. These are on a reserved basis, please see website for reservations.

Charter boats: A few sources exists within the fleet, contact Jack and Scott. Outside the fleet contact Sturgis Boatworks.

Come to beautiful & historic Newport, RI and warm up for frostbiting. We have a top notch RC lined up to test your form. See you there


Jack McVicker • Adult • Full Rig
Glen Dickson • Adult • Full Rig
Bob Kinsman • Adult • Full Rig
Lynne Shore Shore • Adult • Full Rig
Geoffrey Hamilton • Adult • Full Rig
Gabriel Hannon • Adult • Full Rig
Casey Brown • Adult • Full Rig
Will Donaldson Donaldson • Adult • Full Rig
Mark Bear • Masters (45+) • Full Rig
Peter Shope • Masters (45+) • Full Rig
Christine C Neville Neville • Adult • Full Rig
David Frazier • Masters (45+) • Full Rig
David Frazier • Masters (45+) • Full Rig
Brian Fisher • Masters (45+) • Full Rig
Steven Kirkpatrick • Adult • Full Rig
Peter Mark • Masters (45+) • Full Rig
Joe Berkeley • Adult • Full Rig
Peter Seidenberg • Masters (45+) • Full Rig
Tom Derecktor • Adult • Full Rig
Andrew Pimental • Adult • Full Rig
Eric Pinault • Adult • Full Rig
Flynn Hill • Junior (18 and under) • Full Rig
david moffet • Masters (45+) • Full Rig
Jenny Daudlin • Adult • Full Rig
Paul Hayes • Adult • Full Rig

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