Notice of Race

F18 Open Dutch Championship 2003

iF20 Open Dutch Championship 2003

 23 - 24 August 2003

Muiderzand, The Netherlands




The Formula 18 Open Dutch Championship 2003 and the iF20 Open Dutch Championship will be held on the Markermeer near Muiderzand.  

Organising Authority

The Organising Authority is “ZV de Roerkoning”, the KNWV (Royal Netherlands Yachting Union), in cooperation with Regatta Service Europe and the Dutch Formula 18 Class Association and the Dutch Formula 20 Class Association.


The regatta will be governed by the Racing Rules of Sailing (RRS)2001-2004 (except as changed by the Notice of Race or the Sailing Instructions), the rules of the F18 class or the iF20 class, the Notice of Race, the Sailing Instructions, the KNWV Championship Rules, ‘Reglement voor Kampioenschappen Zeilen en Windsurfen’.


At least one member on board should be a member of the National Authority (RRS 75).

Entry Fees

Entry fees will be Euro 50,-- to be paid at registration.

Program of Events

Saturday 23 August:
 - registration 8:30 - 10:30 hours
 - briefing 10:30 hours
 - 1
st  warning signal 11:30 hours (3 races)

Sunday 24 August:
 - registration 8.30 - 10.00 hours
 - 1
st  warning signal 10:30 hours (3 races)
No warning signal will be given after 15.00 hours on sunday.


Windward/leeward with a leeward gate will be used. 


The Low Point Scoring System RRS Appendix A will apply, with 6 races scheduled and 4 races required to constitute a Championship and series.  
If 5 or more races have been completed, a boat’s series score will be the total of her race scores excluding her worst score.


A jury will be appointed by the organising authority.

Sailing Instructions

The Sailing Instructions will be made available at registration.


Prizes will be awarded to each member of the crews placing first, second and third. The winner in the Formula 18 Class acquires the title ‘Dutch Champion’ and will receive the ‘KNWV ribbon’ and a medal.

Disclaimer of Liability

The organising committee, or any other party involved in the event organisation will not accept any liability whatsoever. Competitors participate in the series entirely at their own risk.


All competitors entering the race must have third party liability insurance with sufficient coverage, with a minimum cover of Euro 700,000 per event or the equivalent. Proof of this insurance must be presented at registration.

Parking Facilities

Sufficient parking space is available, please follow the instructions of the transport crew.

Camping Facilities

A camping site is located close to the yacht club. For reservations call +31(0)36-5369151 or check

Social events

For Saturday a meal is planned.


For F18: Sander de Boer (06-53446634),
For iF20:
Leen den Hollander (06-53243425),