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North Carolina Governor's Cup Regatta
& Wayfarer U.S. Nationals

Carolina SC, Henderson, NC * June 17-18, 2023

2022.04.11   2022 Notice of Race
Note Appendix V1, USSA Prescription:
V1 PENALTY AT THE TIME OF AN INCIDENT The first two sentences of rule 44.1 are changed to: A boat may take a One-Turn Penalty when she may have broken one or more rules of Part 2 or rule 31 in an incident while racing. However, when she may have broken one or more rules of Part 2 while in the zone around a mark other than a starting mark, her penalty shall be a Two-Turns Penalty.

2018 Sailing Instructions  
2022 SI's to be handed out at event
event nostalgia
directions to venue
camping info
Location: The North Carolina Governor's Cup is sailed on Kerr Lake - see maps below.

Races will be run by the Carolina SC. Facilities: Fine boat launching ramps, docks, clubhouse, washrooms.

Camping is available at North Carolina's finest state park, Henderson Point State Park. Find a campsite here


Sample Programme:
Friday afternoon:
1500 hrs:  free Sailing Clinic
0830 hrs:  continental breakfast
0830 - 1030 hrs: registration
1100 hrs: Competitors' meeting
1230 hrs: first Warning signal >
The first of three/four races on the Saturday follows shortly afterwards.
1700 hrs: social hour
1800 hrs: dinner
0730 hrs:
continental breakfast
1000 hrs: first Sunday Warning signal
~1400 hrs: awards


Friday afternoon Sailing ...

... Clinic action