OFFICIAL NOTICE BOARD – MORF Opener June 28, 11am NOR & SSI’s

MORF will be racing on Sunday June 28. This race is open to all with no fee. SA7 and Government marks will be used. The course is 14NM starting from SA7 toward the 4 mile crib. It can be shortened to 8NM if conditions warrant. 10 MORF boats have already said they will be coming. Everyone else in the community is invited.

If you are not a MORF member sign-up by emailing your boat name, sail number and PHRF rating to morf@morfracing.org from an email address where we can reach you. Comummication will be via the MORF notice board morfracing.net/wpmocha/offical-notice-board/. The NOR and SSIs will be available there shortly

Compliance with all state and local regulations are the responsibility of the
Skipper.

OFFICIAL NOTICE BOARD – Results of Appeal to US-Sailing of the Open race 1 protest appeal – 03/02 hearing scheduled

The results of the Open Race 1 Protest Appeal was appealed to US Sailing. The decision of US Sailing’s appeals committee is to Disqualify (DSQ) Gaucho, Whisper, and Tide the Knot from Morf Open race 1. We were directed by the US Sailing’s appeals committee to hold a hearing to consider redress for the three disqualified boats. That hearing will be held at 5pm before the MORF Winter Meeting to be held beginning at 6pm on Saturday March 2 at The Chicago Maritime Museum. 1200 West 35th Street, Chicago 773-376-1982. All MORF members and the skippers and crew from the boats from the community who participated on the MORF Open are welcome to attend the hearing and stay for the Winter meeting.

The History of this protest can be found on the Notice board. The details for the hearing can be found at
Redress Request

Peter Cooper
MORF Secretary