About Event

Depending on weather conditions, a distance race of 10–20NM around CBYRA Regions 2 & 3 marks passing through the Chesapeake Bay Bridge. The course will be announced on VHF 72 and will be designated using placards on the Race Committee Signal Boat at the starting line, showing the Region and the CBYRA letter designations of the marks to be utilized in each Region in order to sail the course.

GIYS will host a Dock Party (cookout, keg, and cash bar) at 1730 on Saturday 14 May at the GIYS Boathouse for competitors in the SCC–GIYS Spring Regatta and the MRSA Spring Classic and guests. Party tickets may be purchased separately.

Party tickets purchased on line by 2400 7 May are $20 per person. Tickets purchased after 2400 7 May are $25 per person.

Free overnight dockage or mooring and tender service for yachts competing in the SCC-GIYS Regatta. Call the GIYS Harbor master on VHF 78A for instructions. For arrivals by car, contact GIYS Harbormaster in advance at 410.255.7632 or email giys@gibsonisland.com.

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News & Notices

  • May 13, 2016 18:17 EST

    SI Amendment Number Two:

    Please note the following changes to the start table in Paragraph 9.

    1. The CHESSS Spinnaker and J30 Class are combined to a new class called "CRCA Pocket Cruiser". This class will start first with a warning time of 10:30.  The Class flag for "CRCA Pocket Cruiser" will be "Delta". Only the CRCA Pocket Cruiser will not be required to fly its class flag while racing.
    2. The start times for all other classes will be adjusted to accommodate this addition.
    3. For purposes of Time on Time Corrections:
      1. All CRCA Classes: A = 690 and B = 550
      2. For PHRF A there is no change A = 610 and B= 550

     

    2016 SCC –   GIYS Spring Race: SI Amendment 1 -    Intended Starting Order

    CLASS

    FLAG

     

    1st   WARNING

    A

    B

    CRCA Pocket Cruiser

    Delta

                                                                         

    10:30

     690

     550

    CRCA Cruise

    White

    White

     Flag

    Approx. 10:36

    690

    550

    CRCS Performance

    White

    690

    550

    J 105

    Victor

        

    Approx 10:42

     

     

    PHRF A1/A2

         9 & 2   & 0

                     

    Approx. 10:48

    610

    550

    Handicap Finishing Times will be corrected using Time   on Time scoring.  The TCF factor is   calculated by this formula: A / (B + PHRF).

    ...

  • May 12, 2016 23:54 EST

    2016 SCC –   GIYS Spring Race: SI Amendment 1 -    Intended Starting Order

    CLASS

    FLAG

     

    1st   WARNING

    A

    B

    J30

    Golf

                                                                         

    10:30

     

     

    CRCA Cruise

    White

    White

     Flag

    Approx. 10:36

    710

    550

    CRCS Performance

    White

    675

    550

    J 105

    Victor

        

    Approx 10:42

     

     

    PHRF A1/A2

         9 & 2   & 0

                     

    Approx. 10:48

    610

    550

    CHESSS Spinnaker

    3rd substitute

        

    Approx 10:54

    655

    550

    Handicap Finishing Times will be corrected using Time   on Time scoring.  The TCF factor is   calculated by this formula: A / (B + PHRF).

    ...

  • Feb 20, 2016 17:02 EST

    Party Tickets may be purchased on line in the event store front. ...

  • Feb 20, 2016 16:55 EST

    The Notice of Race for the 6th Annual SCC/GIYS Spring Regatta is published. On Line Entry is now available. ...

  • Feb 04, 2016 09:59

    Event site launched on Regatta Network ...

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