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Welcome to the first competition of the Swedish surfski cup 2018!

Date
Race is Saturday 26 or Sunday 27 May 2018. We will aim to have the race at Saturday and a downwind session at Sunday. But if the Sundays forecast looks better then we will run the race at Sunday. The decision will be taken at Thursday 24 May.

Preliminary program
09.00-10.00 Registration and packing trailers at the finish area (location will be announced the week before).
10.30 Transport and trailer leaves for start.
11.30 Skippers meeting at the start area.
12.00 Start.
13.30-14.00 First finisher.
15.00 BBQ and price giving.

Course
The wind decides what course that will used to get the best DW conditions. The course will be announced latest on Thursday May 24 at 9 pm.

Safety
Mandatory equipment: PFD, Leash, Waterproof packed cellphone, Flare, whistle, Fluoroscent shirt.
Recommended equipment: Clothes after water temperature, Fluid and snacks, Fluoroscent hat, Extra flare.
Mandatory skills: Re-entry, if you can’t do a re-entry, in the boat you will race in, you are not allowed to compete. If you doubt, choose a more stable boat.
One safety boat will be patrolling the SS1 race. Attention! There will be no safety boat for SS2 race/ none race day.

Here is a video explaining towing system.

Participation is at your own risk!

Classes
SS1 Open Men.
SS1 Open Women.

After ski
Price ceremony and BBQ near the finish (either at the club or at the south cost) after the race.

Registration fee
500 SEK paid latest 31/4.
600 SEK if paid latest 14/5.
Post application: 700 SEK at race day, but transport of ski and person to start can not be guaranteed.

Accommodation
Possibility to sleep at own mattress from Friday to Sunday either in the clubs gymnastic hall or near Mossbystrand on the south cost.