November Race – 11/18/17

The Sail Feet of the San Diego Sail and Power Squadron will hold its 11th race of the 2017 series with a race on November 18th 2017 in conjunction with the South Bay Family Sailing Series.

San Diego Sail and Power Squadron Coordinator – Marco Carvalho

When:  November 18, 2017

Where:  San Diego South Bay

Time:  Start 12:00 Local


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

Start:  12:00 – one prolonged blast

Buoy R34 to port / Buoy W32A to starboard (starting line)

Buoy “A” to port

Buoy “B” to port

Buoy “R34 to starboard

Buoy “C” to starboard

Buoy “A” to starboard

Buoy “B” to port

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

Distance 7.45nm

Race course #2

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

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

These are the GPS coordinates of the course Buoys

“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

If any race course buoys are missing. Use the GPS coordinates for the Buoy, as the turning point for any missing Buoys.  

Race Points are awarded:

10 Points – 1st overall

8 Points – 2nd overall

6 Points – 3rd overall

4 Points – 4th overall

2 Points – 5th overall

1 Point – 6th overall and below

0 Points – non participant