Posted : 18th of July 2014

Campofrio Viana Do Castelo Formula Windsurfing 2014 - 3º Pan / Iberian Cup / Copa De Espanha 2014

Portugal, Viana do Castelo, Praia do Cabedelo, 25-27 July '14
The Federação Portuguesa de Vela announce the CAMPOFRIO VIANA DO CASTELO FORMULA WINDSURFING 2014 - 3º PAN / IBERIAN CUP / COPA DE ESPANHA 2014 - Formula Windsurfing, organized by Clube de Vela de Viana do Castelo and sponsored by CAMPOFRIO and with the support of Associação Formula Windsurfing Portugal, from 25 to 27 of July 2014, in Viana do Castelo – Praia do Cabedelo - Portugal.

1. RULES
The regatta will be governed by the rules as defined in The Racing Rules of Sailing. If there is a conflict between languages the English text will take precedence.

2. VENUE
2.1. Latitude 41° 40' 59.37" N; Longitude 8°49' 58.62" W

3. ELEGIBILITY AND ENTRIES
3.1. The regatta is open to all boards of the Formula Windsurfing class.
3.2. A minimum of 6 windsurfing boards entered in the Formula Windsurfing class are required to validate the Championship. The Entry Form must be submitted by 16th July 2012. The entry can be sent by email, to the organizer CLUBE DE VELA DE VIANA DO CASTELO – cvvc@clubevelaviana.com
3.3. General regatta information available at:
CLUBE DE VELA DE VIANA DO CASTELO Apartado 647
4901 - 908 Viana do Castelo
3.4. The confirmation of inscription can be made at registration , on day 1 of the event (25 of July 2014), till 12h00m.
3.5. Each competitor must sign personally the Registration Form at the Race Office from 10.00 to 12.00 on 25 July of 2014.
3.6. Boards should confirm personally their entry, presenting their identity cards, sailing licences and boat/personal insurance, at the race office of CLUBE DE VELA DE VIANA DO CASTELO.

4. FEES
4.1. The following entry fees are required:
Entry form before 20th of July 2014 - 0 €
Entry form after 20 of July 2014 - 25 €
4.2. The Organising Authority reserves the right to accept entries after the established deadline. These entries may have to pay an increased entry fee (The fee will be 25 Euros)

5. PROGRAM
5.1.Date Time Event
25/07/2014
From 10.00 to 12.00 Race Office opened, Registration of competitors, Stamping of equipment
13.00 Skippers Meeting
14.00 Warning signal 1st race of the day
20.00 Event Dinner

26/07/2014
10.00 Skippers Meeting
11.00 Warning signal 1st race of the day

27/07/2014
10.00 Skippers Meeting
11.00 Warning signal 1st race of the day
17.00 Last possible race start
18.00 Prize giving ceremony

5.2. 12 races will be sailed.
5.3. On the last day of the event, there will be no warning signals after 17 hours.
5.4. To validate the event, a minimum of 4 races must be completed.

6. MEASUREMENTS
Each boat shall produce a valid measurement certificate. In addiction, equipment inspections can be done, at any time, by the chief measurer of the race committee.

7. SAILING INSTRUCTIONS
The sailing instructions will be available after 10 am on the 25st of July, at Clube de Vela de Viana do Castelo.

8. SUPPORT BOATS
Support boats should be registered at the club secretariat and must permanently display identification. This identification should be a flag of the club or a white flag with the designation of the club and their national flags.

9. RADIO COMMUNICATIONS
Except in an emergency, a boat shall neither make radio transmissions while racing nor receive radio communications not available to all boats. This restriction also applies to mobile telephones.

10. SCORING
10.1. Scoring and Discard.
Scoring
The low score

Discards
Races Discard
1 – 3 0
4 – 6 1
7 – 10 2
11 or more 3

11. PRIZES/TITLES
TROPHY FOR:
1º Place Youth
1º Place Woman
1º Place Master
1º Place GMaster
1º, 2º, 3º, 4º e 5º Places OVERALL
Other prizes can be awarded as defined at the Sailing Instructions.

12. DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY
Competitors participate in the regatta entirely at their own risk. See rule 4, Decision to Race. The organizing authority will not accept any liability for material damage or personal injury or death sustained in conjunction with or prior to, during, or after the regatta.

13. INSURANCE
Each participating boat shall be insured with valid third-party liability insurance with a minimum cover requested by law per event or the equivalent.

14. ADICIONAL INFORMATION
Racing Zone
CVVC – Clube de Vela de Viana do Castelo
Apartado 647
4901 - 908 Viana do Castelo
cvvc@clubevelaviana.com
Extra information and other issues: Vasco Chaveca – vchaveca@allgav-it.pt

Recommended Accommodation by the LOA
Hotel do Parque
Contacto - 258 828605
Valores: Single 30€/Duplo 38€/ Triplo 45€
www.hoteldoparque.com – Contacto - 258 828605
As reservas devem ser efetuadas atravĂŠs do e-mail reservas@hoteldoparque.com ao cuidado
do Diretor Paulo Jorge Pedra.

Normal Accommodation

Camping Orbitur Viana do Castelo
258 322 167
Rua Diogo Alvares
4935-161 Cabedelo
Viana do Castelo

Hotel Rali
258 829 770
Avenida Afonso III, 180
4900-477 Viana do Castelo

Hotel Flor de Sal
258 800 100
Avenida Cabo Verde
4900-568 Viana do Castelo

Hotel Parque
258 828605
Praça da Galiza
4900 476 Viana do Castelo
Portugal

Pensão Residencial Laranjeira
258 822 261
Rua Candido dos Reis, 45
4900-082 Viana do Castelo