Russian Students Sailing League, Russian Students Sport Union and Moscow Sailing School are pleased to invite you to the International University Sailing Cup 2016, which will be held on Klyazma and Pirogovo Lakes in Moscow on August, 15 – 23, 2016.
Equipment & format of competition
The competition will be held in classes
- ·Finn (men, lady)
- ·Snipe (mix – one man, one lady)
- ·Luch (single handled dinghy for low weight sailors) (men, lady)
Format of competition – fleet races.
The Championship will take place in Moscow Sailing School (www.sailingschool.ru) which hosted the 49-er World Championship, the Finn World Championship (Gold Cup) in 2005, Junior Finn World Championships (Silver Cup) 2007 and 2011 and International University Sailing Cup 2013-2015
- August, 15 – Registration, Charter boats distribution,
- August, 16 – Registration, Charter boats distribution, Practice race
- August, 17 – Opening Ceremony, Fleet Races
- August, 18 - Fleet Races
- August, 19 - Fleet Races
- August, 20 - Fleet Races
- August, 21 – Fleet Race, Closing Ceremony
Conditions of Entry:
Eligible competitors shall be a student of the country he/she represents, be at least 17 and less than 28 years of age on January 1st 2016 and be a student or postgraduate student of University. The Entry Fee is 20 Euro.
All the participants should register at the regatta web-site http://iusc.ru before July, 15, 2016.
Charter boats can be provided for participants
One fully equipped Finn boat (Devoti 2004, build for Gold Cup 2005) and one mast (Hit Mast, bend numbers are available) can be provided by Moscow Sailing School to each participant for charter free of charge on demand under damage deposit of 400 Euro. You are invited to bring your sails and personal equipment only.
One fully equipped Snipe boat including rig & sails can be provided by Moscow Sailing School to each participant team for charter free of charge on demand under damage deposit of 400 Euro. You are invited to bring your personal equipment only.
The charter boats can be provided for practice before the event as well for charge of 50 Euro per day for Finn and 30 Euro for Snipe under damage deposit of 400 Euro.
Sailors and accompany persons can stay at Moscow Sailing School hotel just near the place where charter boats will stay. Approximate price is 20 Euro per night for one person (3 times per day Meal is included into the price of the accommodation). Organization committee is considering to make free of charge accommodation during the regatta for sailors, which are officially delegated by their Universities or by their national Student Sport Union.
The reservation of the rooms and charter boats should be done by July, 15
Temperature and wind conditions:
We are expecting moderate winds of 6-10 knots, which sometimes can increase up to 12-16 knots. The day temperature is around 20-25 degrees C.
RUSSIAN STUDENTS SAILING LEAGUE
Phone: +7-499-641-00-55, Fax: +7-495-408-25-88
MOSCOW SAILING SCHOOL
Phone: +7-495-579-22-59, Fax: +7-495-579-22-58