2017 GOTHAM MULTIHULL SERIES
RACE DATES: JUNE 3-4, 2017 
A NEW ENGLAND MULTIHULL ASSOCIATION REGATTA OPEN TO ALL MULTIHULLS WITH A NEMA RATING
HOSTED BY RICHMOND COUNTY YACHT CLUB, STATEN ISLAND NEW YORK
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2017 NEMA Rating
ENTRY FEES: $50.00 PER YACHT. PLEASE PAY BY  PAYPAL (after submitting this form you will be redirected), or CHECK PAYABLE TO “NEMA,” IN CARE OF: ANDREW HOULDING, 101 ROGERS ROAD, HAMDEN CT 06517.

THIS YEAR WE ARE PARTNERING WITH SAILAHEAD, AN ORGANIZATION THAT HELPS VETERANS WITH PTSD THROUGH SAILING EXPERIENCES. WE ENCOURAGE MAKING A TAX DEDUCTIBLE DONATION TO SAILAHEAD.ORG THROUGH THEIR WEBSITE WWW.SAILAHEAD.ORG.

MOORINGS ARE AVAILABLE FREE FROM JUNE 1 THROUGH SUNDAY, JUNE 4, 2017, AT RICHMOND COUNTY YACHT CLUB. LAUNCH FACILITIES ARE AVAILABLE ADJACENT TO RCYC. RACE FROM STATEN ISLAND SATURDAY MORNING TO MANHATTAN AND BROOKLYN.

SUNDAY’S RACE WILL BE IN NEW YORK HARBOR. RACERS MAY DOCK SATURDAY EVENING AT ONE 15 BROOKLYN MARINA, (http://www.one15brooklynmarina.com/), PART OF THE BROOKLYN BRIDGE PARK. CAPTAINS/OWNERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR THEIR DOCKING CHARGES. DOCKING RESERVATIONS ARE AVAILABLE THROUGH THE MARINA WEBSITE. YOU ARE STRONGLY ENCOURAGED TO MAKE YOUR RESERVATION EARLY. IF YOU LEAVE IT TOO LATE YOU MAY NOT BE ABLE TO FIND DOCK OR MOORING. 

A PARTY WILL BE ARRANGED SATURDAY FOLLOWING THE RACE AT FORNINO’S PIZZA AT THE PIER ADJACENT TO THE MARINA. PARTY DETAILS WILL BE SHARED VIA VOICE, TEXT MESSAGES, EMAILS, AND NEMA’S FACEBOOK PAGE AND THE NEMA WEBSITE (https://nemasail.org).

TO BE REGISTERED YOU MUST SUBMIT ENTRY FEE, NEMA RATING CERTIFICATE, AND THIS SIGNED REGISTRATION FORM BY MAY 19, 2017. LATE ENTRIES PAY $65.00. NEMA RATING APPLICATIONS ARE AT WWW.NEMASAIL.ORG. THE RACE SERIES WILL BE GOVERNED BY THE RACING RULES ADOPTED BY THE INTERNATIONAL SAILING FEDERATION AND NEMA, AS MODIFIED BY THE NEMA RACE COMMITTEE IN ITS DISCRETION.
WAIVER OF CLAIMS: I AGREE THAT AS CAPTAIN OF THE YACHT NAMED HEREIN I AM RESPONSIBLE FOR  
MY YACHT, MY CREW, MYSELF AND OUR SAFETY. IT IS MY DECISION WHETHER OR NOT TO  
PARTICIPATE, AND IF I DO PARTICIPATE, I HEREBY WAIVE AND RELEASE ANY AND ALL CLAIMS AGAINST  
THE NEW ENGLAND MULTIHULL ASSOCIATION, THE RICHMOND COUNTY YACHT CLUB, THE GOTHAM  
MULTIHULL SERIES, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, AGENTS, EMPLOYEES, AND  
VOLUNTEERS (COLLECTIVELY, “RELEASEES”) INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED, TO CLAIMS OF NEGLIGENCE,  
ARISING FROM OR IN CONNECTION WITH ANY ASPECT OF THE GOTHAM MULTIHULL SERIES (THE  
“SERIES”). I ASSUME ALL RISKS ASSOCIATED WITH PARTICIPATION IN THE SERIES, INCLUDING ALL RISKS  
OF INJURY AND LOSS OF LIFE FOR MYSELF AND MY CREW. I ALSO AGREE THAT I SHALL BE FINANCIALLY  
RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY PHYSICAL INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE CAUSED BY ME OR MY YACHT TO  
OTHERS, AND SHALL HOLD RELEASEES HARMLESS FROM ANY CLAIM ARISING FROM MY ACTS OR  
OMISSIONS IN CONNECTION WITH MY PARTICIPATION IN THE SERIES.
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After submitting this registration you will be offered the opportunity to pay via PayPal, should you so choose, otherwize your registration is not complete until a check has been mailed to the NEMA Treasurer