July Race – 7/15/17

The San Diego Sail and Power Squadron’s seventh race of the year, in conjunction with the South Bay Family Sailing Series was held on July 15th, 2017. Of the six boats in the race, four were power squadron boats eligible for points in the San Diego Power Squadron Sail Fleet series.

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The results are as follows:

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First across the line was Astra, an Italian custom boat with a time of 1 hr. 24 min. 24 sec. 10 points to the winner!

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Finishing in second place was Marilee, a Beneteau 473, with a time of

1 hr. 28 min. 22 sec. 8 points to Marilee!

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Third place went to Bon Temps, a Beneteau 361, with a time of

1 hr. 31 min. 45 sec.  6 points to Bon Temps!

Fourth across the line was Sea Story, a Pearson 39, with a time of 1 hr. 52 min. 50 sec. 4 points to Sea Story!

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Next race will be held on Saturday, August 19th, 2017

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Point Standings are as follows:

Marilee

52

     Bon Temps

48

                    Astra

46

  Ciao Bella

14

 Sea Story

12

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Thank you for participating and hope more boats will come out for the next race.

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Consigliare, you did great this week! I remember you used to be a power squadron member.  If you would like to rejoin and be part of the points standings and the other benefits of the squadron, just let me know. We’d love to have you back.

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Marco

San Diego Sail Fleet Coordinator

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Notice of Race and Sailing Instructions:

When:  Saturday July 15, 2017

Where:  San Diego South Bay

Time:  Start 12:00 Local

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STARTING TIME

First Warning:  11:55 one prolonged blast coordinated on GPS time

Start:  12:00 one prolonged blast

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Race Course:

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Buoy R34 to port / WR32A to starboard (starting line)

Buoy “C” to starboard

Buoy “A” to starboard

Buoy “C” to port

Buoy R40 to port

Buoy “B” to starboard

Buoy R34 to starboard / Buoy WR32A to port (finish line)

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 Distance 7.23nm

Please Monitor VHF Channel 68 for information, to report problems on the course, to report finish times.

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Yellow “Q” flag should be flown aft where it can be best seen while racing.

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These are the GPS coordinates of the course Buoys

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“A” (N32 40.034 / W117 08.701) 24 inch XL Yellow fender marked “CCYC” in Black Letters.

“B” (N32 39.176 / W117 08.560) 1’x 3’Orange Can Buoy marked with Letter “B”.

“C” (N32 38.501 /W117 08.276) 24” fender marked with Letter “C”.

Reference Navigation Charts for Location of the channel marks used for this race course

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Please Monitor VHF Channel 68 for information, to report problems on the course, to report finish times.

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Yellow “Q” flag should be flown aft where it can be best seen while racing

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Marco

SDSPS Sail Fleet Coordinator

Cdr Marco Carvalho, JN

Commander

San Diego Sail and Power Squadron

858-361-0522

commander@sdsps.org