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Offshore Racing: The West Coaster Race

Saturday, 14 November 2020

YELLOWBRICK TRACKER & REAL-TIME COMMENTING

Yellowbrick tracker system automatically searches twitter for mentions of The West Coaster Race, and will show these items on the right-hand-side of the viewer. It also allows viewers/skippers/crew to commentate on the race in real-time and see other peoples views and comments.

USE HASHTAG #TWC2020

*Yellowbrick tracker viewer will not be operational until 2/3 days before the race.

Organising Authority Fremantle Sailing Club
Date Saturday 14 November 2020
Warning Signal 0925
Distance 99 n miles
Safety Category 3+
Additional All yachts must carry a tracking device supplied by the Organising Authority.
All yachts must carry a liferaft compliant with ASSR 4.19 for Category 2 events.
All crew must carry PLB’s and comply with SR 5.05 “Personal Locator Beacon”.
30% of Crewmembers (not less than 2) must hold a current
Australian Sailing Safety and Sea Survival Certificate.
Plus additional requirements that may be specified in the Supplementary Sailing Instructions.
Crew lists must be submitted to the OA in the approved format (TopYacht)  by 1700 Tuesday 10 November 2020.

Event Briefing 1830hrs Thursday 12th November 2020. Skipper plus 1 crew member mandatory attendance.

Recommendation The OA recommends that all crew members carry a personal
MOB AIS device at all times or as a minimum one such device
be fitted to deploy automatically with an inflatable dan
buoy’s activation.
Trophies IRC & PHS
Series Siska Series and Blue Water Series, FSC Success Cup
Entry Fee $150
Entry Close 0900 Monday 9th November 2020
Start Boat start, between Hall Bank Beacon and Burnell Buoy
Race Tracking YB Tracking

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