Welcome to the Nashua Model Yacht Club.
Please notify me by e-mail the DAY BEFORE the race.
I will inform other skippers on how many plan on showing up to race that day.
Most scheduled races will start around 10am except the Regattas. Regattas will start earlier in the morning. Regattas such as the Old Man of the Mountain and US 12 are for skippers from other clubs to join in. The Old Man of the Mountain is a series of races held by other clubs in the area.
US 12 and Nashua MYC
2019 "US 12" REGIONAL REGATTA
July 14 2019@ Sandy Pond at Nashua, NH
AMYA Club Charter #361
Goal: Promoting US 12 and RC Model Yachts!
NOTICE OF RACE
Rules: Regatta is governed by AMYA
Eligibility: All skippers need to have registered US 12 sailing numbers for their boats.
Models: Racing only for those US 12 boats that adhere to the Model design rules from the US 12 website.
Regatta Racing Schedule: Sunday July 14 2019
Arrive early Donuts and coffee at 8:30am
8:30AM to 9:30AM Tune Up of boats
9:45AM Shippers Meeting
10:00 – Noon Racing
Noon – 12:30PM On Site Lunch
12:30 - 4:00PM Racing
4PM -6PM Informal Dining @ Pine St Eatery
Venue Location: Racing activities will be at the Sandy Pond in Nashua, NH.
Lunches will be served at pond-side on Sunday for regatta skippers, guests and race committee volunteers.
Venue Check-In: Competitors and guests are encourage to check-in upon arrival (8:30am coffee and donuts) to re-verify event and Entry details. Any changes to the Regional Regatta schedule will be provided via email by July1 2019 to skippers and club officials. Also, check the Nashua MYC website at www.nashuamodelyachtclub
Venue Parking: Participants will find ample parking along the streets abutting Sandy Pond.
Entry Form: Skippers must complete the regatta entry form. Also include any lunches of guests. Entries snail-mailed for June 30 2019 deadline with total fees as noted in entry form.
Sailing Instructions: As necessary, local sailing instructions will be provided by Nashua MYC at check-in or at respective skippers’ meeting.
Racing Format: Racing will be conducted under Equal Opportunity Racing System. Race committee will determine number of races for that day after considering weather, course and equipment conditions. To constitute a regatta, total of eight races must be completed.
Scoring: Racing will be scored in accordance with the Low-Point Scoring system, as set forth in Appendix A, of Racing Rules of Sailing. For each eight races sailed, each participant will be allowed one throw-out race with + one point for any DNFs and DNSs.
Prizes: Trophies and Chevrons will be awarded to Top-Three finishers.
Measurements: Measurement and class authenticity verification maybe randomly conducted during check-in and registration as determined by Regatta Director.
Additional Information: Call or email Rick Gates at 603-759-5744 or (firstname.lastname@example.org) for details and questions.
INSTRUCTIONS FOR REGATTA ENTRY FORM (Page 3)
1) Please fill-out design name and sail numbers (Jib and Main) for the US 12 you plan to enter. If more than one model, enter the other sail numbers on second line.
2) If you have an email address, please include it. This will help to give you any late-breaking news, such as Local Sailing Instructions and changes to racing schedule. Also, check Nashua MYC website at www.nashuamodelyachtclub.
1) Skipper regatta entry fee is $20. For second boat, there is an additional $5 entry fee.
This includes money for Trophies, Chevrons, (Top three finishers) and lunch for that skipper.
2) Lunches for each additional guest or non-sailing person is $10 each as noted by Entry Form. Guest lunch costs will be added to $20 entry for total fee. As applicable, fill-in number of guests and multiply by $10 lunch fee per day on the Entry Form.
Skippers will add-up all fees (entries + guest lunches) and provide amount in “Total Fee Due” box. Make checks payable to “Richard Gates” and send Entry Form Too:
82 Blossom Street
Submission Deadline July 1
NASHUA MODEL YACHT CLUB Cordially invite you to the
“2019 US12 Regional Regatta”
July 14 2019
1)Name: _____________________________________________ # of Boats______
City_________________________________________ State: _______ ZIP: _______
Phone: ___________ AMYA#_________ Email: ______________________________
DESIGN SAIL# Jib# Fee
1)US 12 _______ _______ $20)
2)Second Boat ($5) _______ _______ $____
Mail Total Fee Due to: 3)Number of Guest ______
(This will be for lunches also) GUEST LUNCH _____x$10 = $___
(Dead line June 30 2019)
82 Blossom Street
603 759 5744 & email@example.com
1) Skipper $20 Entry Fee includes racing and lunch.
2) Second boat fee is $5.
3) Guest fee(s) are for lunches if selected above
TOTAL FEE DUE $______
In consideration for accepting this entry, I hereby, for myself, heirs, executors and administrators, waive and release any and all rights to claim damages that I or my family may have acquired against the sailing site, owners, employees, agents, representatives or assigns, of the American Model Yacht Association, Nashua MYC and their members during this regatta and related pond side events.
Nashua, NH Accommodations – Chamber of Commerce Visitors Guide*
Courtyard by Marriott
2200 Southwood Drive
Nashua, NH 03063 (603) 579-6037
Crowne Plaza Hotel
2 Somerset Parkway
Nashua, NH 03063-1036 (603) 886-1200
Hampton Inn Nashua
407 Amherst Street
Nashua, NH 03063 (603) 883-5333
Holiday Inn of Nashua
9 Northeastern Boulevard
Nashua, NH 03062 (603) 888-1551
Homewood Suites by Hilton
15 Tara Blvd
Nashua, NH 03062 (603) 546-7470
77 Spit Brook Road
Nashua, NH 03060 (603) 888-1893
Motel 6 #1062
2 Progress Avenue
Nashua, NH 03062 (603) 889-4151
Radisson Hotel Nashua
11 Tara Boulevard
Nashua, NH 03062 (603) 888-9970
Residence Inn by Marriott
246 Daniel Webster Highway
Merrimack, NH 03054 (603) 424-8100
* Verify room rates directly with respective hotel / motel.
DIRECTIONS TO SANDY POND IN NASHUA, NH Using Google Street Maps. Sandy Pond is at 11 Sacred Heart Drive. Nashua NH
FROM NORTH OF NASHUA NH via US-3S / Everett Turnpike
Use 2nd from right lane to take Exit 5 for NH-111 towards New Hampshire 111 A / Nashua / Pepperell MA = 0.3 miles Keep left to continue toward NH-111 E /W Hollis St = 0.2 miles Keep right to continue on Exit 5E, follow signs for NH-111 E / Nashua / Hudson and merge onto NH-111 E / W Hollis St = 0. 2 miles Take Lake St to Sacred Heart Dr (1.4.miles) Merge onto NH-111 E / W Hollis St = 0.2 miles Slight right onto Main Dunstable Rd = 0.1 miles Turn left onto Lake St = 0.9 miles Turn left onto Balcom St = 164 feet Turn right onto Sacred Heart Dr = 0.1 miles; Pond on left
FROM SOUTH OF NASHUA via US-3N
Follow I-93 N, I-95S & US-3N to Main Dunstable Rd in Nashua. Take Exit 5 from US-3N for 44 min & 42.2 miles Take Exit 32A-32B for US-3 N toward Lowell; continue onto US-3N 9.5 miles
Keep left at the fork to stay on US-3 N Use right two lanes to take Exit 5 toward Nashua / NH-111E = 0.3 miles Take Lake St to Sacred Heart Dr (1.2 miles) Continue onto Main Dunstable Rd = 0.1 miles Turn right onto Lake St = 0.9 miles Turn left onto Balcom St = 164 feet Turn right onto Sacred Heart Dr = 0.1 miles; Pond on left
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