The Rick White Memorial Steeplechase, December 8-9, 2018
- Download 2018 Steeplechase Notice of Race
- Download 2018 Rick White Memorial Steeplechase Sailing Instructions
General Info (See current year Sailing Instructions for specifics.)
Day One Course: Start at UKSC, and proceed along the Intracoastal Waterway (ICW) South east to ICM marker 91, reverse course after passing Marker 91, returning to the UKSC. Total Distance = 38 Miles.
Day two Course: Start at 10:00AM on December 10 at UKSC and proceed along ICW to Barnes Sound Bridge, go through the bridge and return to the UKSC, total distance 30+ miles. Total Race = 68 miles in two days.
All Catamarans of 16-22 feet are eligible to enter. All sailors shall be required to wear a coast guard PFD and carry enough water or satisfactory beverage for the time expected to be sailing. All sailors will be required to certify their ability to right and overturned boat.
The rating system used to determine scoring shall be the Small Catamaran Handicap Rating System (SCHRS). Race scoring will be a total of corrected time for both legs and will be by SCHRS handicapped times. The latest official SCHRS list will be used for ratings. A registered boat not on the official list will receive an assigned rating, which may be suggested and discussed with the PRO any time before the first skippers meeting, at phone 321 544 1512, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Hotels are limited but available, but each crew will be responsible to acquire their own accommodations.