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Biscayne Bay Yacht Racing Association
P.O. Box 331492 * Miami, FL 33233-1492 * (305) 667-SAIL
BBYRA helps provide a schedule of area regattas
and a uniform NOR/SI for use its member clubs .
BBYRA Member Clubs
Next BBYRA Board Meeting
The next BBYRA BOARD meeting will be Wednesday,
December 14th. If you have something you wish to submit for
this meeting please prepare it in writing and mail to BBYRA P. O.
Box 331492, Miami, Florida 33233-1492. OR you can email your
document to firstname.lastname@example.org . It
must be received the Friday before.
Thank you for your input.
2016-2017 Race Documents
All changes to the calendar PDF file are listed in RED.
The Offshore Racing Congress (ORC) has now published a new ORC Guidebook that explains the ORC system of handicap racing.
Davis Island Yacht Club in Tampa FL is hosting a two-day Advanced Race Management Seminar, November 12-13, 2016. Prepare for the busy winter season; refresh your knowledge of the racing rules and race management procedures; upgrade or renew your race management certification; discuss the new rules coming in 2017 -- SIGN UP NOW. Go to the web site at http://www.ussailing.org/race-officials/ for more information about roles and responsibilities of race officials, certification programs and training seminars.
Thanks. Bud Price
For those who would be interested:
This is the last time the America’s Cup
will be in the USA before heading to Bermuda for the final
competition in 2017. Don’t miss a great opportunity to hear all
about the history of the Cup! Donations are for the LYC Sailing
Foundation, which serves all Youth Sailors in South Florida – a
CRYC Annual Regatta NOR November 5th-6th
2016 AROUND THE ISLAND REGATTA
The regatta will offer divisions for:
- PHRF – PHRF of Southeast Florida certificate required (Race Committee will assign yachts to PHRF Classes (ie PHRF 1, 2, 3) based on yacht ratings.
- ARC - Assigned Rating Class (Race Committee will assign yachts a rating based on information supplied with entry).
- J24/J22/J70, MELGES 20/24, SONAR
- MULTIHULL – MASF Rating Certificate required.
ENTRY: A completed Official Entry Form and entry fee of $60 ($50 for USSA members with copy of membership card) must be delivered to KBYC. A discounted price of $45 for registration before September 21st. Checks are to be made out to KBYC. Deadline for entry is 19:00, Wednesday November 16, 2016. You can register and enroll at: http://www.kbyc.org/waterfront-activities/round-the-Island-Race.aspx
Interested in volunteering for Race Committee on Biscayne Bay? It is a great way to meet people and build your experience. We are starting a contact lists. Please email me if you are availalble at email@example.com
View Pictures of the 2014-2015 Annual Awards, click here