Phuket Raceweek 2014 Results

 

Protest Hearing No. 1

1. Date/Time of hearing: 18 July 2014 at 1530

2. Class: Firefly

3. Twin Sharks(TS) represented by Brent Gribble protesting Mamba(M) represented by Neil Ayre

4. Race: 4

5. Facts found:

5.1 Approx. 30 sec before the Start, near the Pin-End of the Start Line, both boats approaching the Start Line, TS on STBD Tack, M on PORT Tack, a few boats length apart on collision course.

5.2 TS hailed ”Starboard”, no response from M

5.3 Both boats moved forward closing their distance, TS hailed second time ”Starboard”, M continued on Port Tack

5.4 TS made a Starboard turn (Tack to Port) to prevent collision with M

5.5 No collision occurred and no penalty turns made by M

6. Conclusion: A Port Tack boat M did not keep clear of a Starboard tack boat TS

7. Rules: Racing Rules of sailing 10

8. Decision: Mamba is DSQ in Race 4

Chairman of the Protest Committee ………………………………………………….. Prasart Sribhadung, IJ THA

Date/ Time 18 July 2014 at 1620

 

Notice to Competitors No. 1

Protest-2

  

2014 Sponsors

Sponsorsblock