Notice of Race - The Ned Women's Series - Summer 2024

Organising Authority: Ponsonby Cruising Club Inc.
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Summer Series Scheduled Dates:

Race 1: Jan 30.  Race 2: Feb 13.  Race 3: Feb 27. Race 4: Mar 12. Race 5: Mar 26.

Entry fees:

PCC members: $20.00 per Race, Summer Series $80.00.
Non-PCC Members: $30.00, per Race, Summer Series $150.00.

Special Sailing Instructions & Safety Requirements:

All boats may sail with a maximum of 50% male crew members.
If the number of crew members is uneven the male members will be the lesser.
A woman shall helm at all times except in the event of an emergency i.e. a situation where a collision, injury or damage could occur, a male on board may take the helm.


Courses will be 2023-2024 Harbour Courses as defined on the Club website & PCC APP.

Laminated copies of the PCC Courses and the Chart are available at the club.

Start Time:  1815 hrs

Warning Signal: Purple

Time Limit: The time limit for the first boat to finish will be 2.5 hours.

Scoring: The fleet will be scored as a single fleet. Individual Classes or Divisions may be scored separately if there are a minimum of 3 entries in the class. This is a 6 race series – if 6 races have been sailed 1 worst score will be dropped.

Prize Giving:

A Prize Giving will be held after each race in the PCC Clubhouse approximately one hour after the last boat finishes. A representative of the winning boats shall be present to claim the prizes.

Disclaimer: Entrants participate entirely at their own risk as per RRS Rule 3 - It is entirely up to the individual skipper to decide. All those taking part in PCC races or any other sailing events controlled by the PCC do so at their own risk.

For late entries or withdrawals email or Call on VHF Ch. 77

All are welcome to join us in the Club after Racing.The Bar will be open & snacks will be served.