2017 Snipe Atlantic Coast Championship is open to SCIRA registered boats and skippers. The registration fee is $85.00. Please refer to the offical NOR below for more information.
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Race Information
Event Dates Saturday, June 10 – Sunday, June 11
Registration Window Closed
Boat Classes SCIRA registered boats and skippers
Capacity Unlimited
Registration Fee $85
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2017 Snipe Atlantic Coast Championships

Laser, Laser Radial, Laser 4.7

June 10-11, 2017
Surf City, New Jersey USA- Surf City Yacht Club

Notice of Race


Snipe Class International Racing Association


Surf City Yacht Club, Surf City NJ, www.SCYC-NJ.org


The current Racing Rules of Sailing (RRS) and the prescriptions of US Sailing, the SCIRA Rules of Conduct for Conducting Sanctioned Regattas, the Deed of Gift and the Sailing Instructions shall be in effect. In case of conflict between the Notice of Race and the Sailing Instruction the Sailing Instructions shall prevail.


This regatta shall comply with WS regulation 20 and the SCIRA Advertising rules.


This regatta is open to SCIRA registered boats and skippers.


At SCYC, as scheduled below. The registration fee is $85.00. There may be a breakeven surcharge at the event to cover Friday and Saturday night dinner and District I tax. Saturday lunches may be purchased separately and will be delivered on the water.


The race committee will attempt to complete 6 races. If a minimum of 5 races are completed, then one throw out will be scored. The low Point Scoring System, RRS Appendix A, will apply, modified according to SCIRA Deed of Gift.


Friday, June 9th
Welcoming BBQ at Griffith’s House

Saturday, June 10th
8:30am         Registration
10:30am       Harbor Start
11:30am       First Race Warning Gun,
                       Races to follow
Evening         Pork Loin Dinner

Sunday June 11th
9:00am         Harbor Start
10:00am       First Race Warning Gun
2:00pm         No race to start after 2pm


(1) All boats are required to have a current 2017 Class Decal properly displayed. (2) All Skippers are required to be paid SCIRA members. (3) All boats are subject to measurement at any time at the reasonable discretion of the Regatta Organizers/Race Committee.


The regatta Sailing Instructions will be available at registration.


Trophies for Top Three Places will be awarded.


From North:

Take Exit #63 off the Garden State Parkway and go East on NJ Rt. 72 towards Long Beach Island. Cross the causeway onto the island and take the first left (first light) on Barnegat Avenue. Go north on Barnegat Ave. for about 15 blocks and take Left on N. 9th Avenue. Go 1 block until you hit water and the YC.

From South:

From the Delaware Memorial Bridge, take I-295 North. Around Philadelphia, follow signs for I-295N to Trenton to stay on I-295 (i.e. avoid Walt Whitman bridge). Take Exit 34A and get on NJ Rt. 70E. Follow Rt.70E and in first big traffic circle (crossing NJ Rt. 206), stay on Rt. 70E. In second traffic circle, take signs for NJ Rt. 72 East. Follow Rt. 72 East and it becomes the causeway onto Long Beach Island. Go to directions above to YC.

To the house from the YC:

Go north on the island 5 more blocks to N. 14th Street and turn East towards Atlantic Ocean. Find 42 N. 14th Street on the ocean block.


Lee Griffith,
42 North 14th Street
Surf City, NJ 08008

Surf City Yacht Club
9th St. & The Bay
Surf City, NJ 08008