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 Teema pealkiri: Open Baltic Blokart Championship 2008 on 14th-16th November
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Liitunud: Pühapäev, 21 Jaan 2007 21:35
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Notice of Race:

Open Baltic Blokart Championship is organized to promote landsailing in Baltic states and will be held on 14th-16th November in Nida, Curonian Spit (on the UNESCO heritage list), Lithuania.
This event is scheduled during 47th anniversary of Neringa municipality so more outdoor and indoor activities will be available.

More information about the locality can be found at:

Organizing Authority: VđÁ “Irklakojis” the founder of Blokart Sailing School in Nida is organizing authority of this event.

Participants: All yachtsmen from Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia and foreign countries, as well as all blokarters are welcome.

Venue: All racing will be held on the Nida aerodrome, 2 km away from the center.

Inventory: Participants not having their own Blokart are provided with VđÁ „Irklakojis“ blokarts (7 units) with 3.0, 4.0 and 5.5 m. sails for rent and will sail in relay in their weight divisions and subdivisions.


14th November (Friday):
11.00 - Sunset Press, Sponsor, Demo and Try Session.
11.00 - Sunset Registration

15th November (Saturday):
10.00 – 11.30 registration
11.30 - briefing of the race committee and participants.
11.45 – start of the races.
18.00 - after race party

16th November (Sunday):
10.00 – briefing of the race committee and participants.
10.15 – start of the final races.
15.00 – end of the final races, prize giving.

Format: This Championship is organized for the Production class only. Weight divisions are not standart and are divided 3 divisions: lightweight (till 65 kg), middleweight (65-90 kg) and heavyweight (90 kg+). Objective of the play-off races are to give a chance to compete for the maximum number (49 persons) of yachtsmen not owning a blokart yet and to select the best yachtsmen for the final races. - Play-off races will be short-track races of approx. 10 minutes. After 3 races there will be 1 discard. - Final races will be short-track races of approx. 15 minutes. After 4 races there will be 1 discard.

Sailing rules : see sailing instructions.

Fees : Entry fee is 30 Litas (9 Euro). The Blokart (Production class) rent price is 70 Litas (20 Euro) for play-off (3 races) and final (4 races) races. For organizing purposes we kindly ask you to inform us of your participation on beforehand ASAP through the registration form found at the end of this document.

Prizes & trophies : for 1st, 2nd and 3rd in each weight categorie.

Arrival, accomodation, catering info: The hotel "Jűratë" offers rooms for special price - 99 Litas (29 Euro).

For further information regarding: arrival, accomodation, catering please contact the tourist office, +370-469-52345,,

For any questions regarding the Championship please contact Matas +370-618-81957,

Sailing Instructions

1. Sailing Rules.

• Meeting Head-on : when two Blokarts meet head-on, they each must bear to the right in order to leave sufficient space between them.

• Meeting by crossing : When two Blokarts are coming from different routes, the one coming from the right has priority. The Blokart which does not have priority must move aside or slow down. Forcing a blokart which has priority to alter its route or to slow down to avoid collision, is an infringment of the rules.

• Overtaking : The overtaker must keep clear of the overtaken.

2. Briefing. Before each race there is a briefing for all parttaking pilots. A briefing will be announced by running up a green with yellow stripe flag. The pilots must gather immediatly at the sailing master.

3. Schedule of races. Depending on the beach and weather conditions.

4. Turning markers. details at briefing

5. The start. Will be a standing or rolling start. The start signal is given by lowering a red flag.

6. The finish. The end of a race will be announced to each competitor by showing a black and white chequered flag. The finish line will be between two orange flags. Finished blokarts will go to the waiting zone.

7. Scoring. Low point scoring will be applied. The first place will give 0 points, the second place 2 points, the third place 3 points, and so on. The winner of the event is the blokart with the lowest score. After 4 races there is a discard of the worst result, after 7 races the 2 worst results will be discarded.

8. Protests. Protests can be put forward until 60 minutes after the arrival of the last participant of the present race at the jury. Protest forms can be obtained from the race committee after payement of 30 litas.

9. Liability. No part involved in the organization and running this event shall accept any liability for any accident, injury (even fatal), damage or loss wether personal, material or otherwise sustained prior to, during or after the event.

10. Safety. The safety of the blokart and her pilot, including insurance, shall be the sole and inescapable responsability of the owner or entrant racing the blokart.

11. Instructions race committee. Not obeying instructions given by the race committee will result in penalty points or disqualification.

12. Language. The official language during this event will be Lithuanian and English.

REGISTRATION FORM (to be emailed at

Name, Surname, Age, Weight division: lightweight (till 65 kg), middleweight (65-90 kg) or heavyweight (90 kg+) Mobile, E-mail, Rent of Blokart: YES/NO

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