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Ketchikan Yacht Club (KYC)
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Roger Maynard

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Thursday Regatta Results

Adelaide takes the helm of SV Camai during a race

Adelaide takes the helm of SV Camai during a race

Perfect sailing weather kept all sailboats moving at a brisk clip for the around-the-buoys regatta on Thursday, March 8.  Skies were mostly cloudy with winds 10 to 15 knots out of the northwest, and low tidal variation made for light currents.

The evening was topped off with hamburgers and refreshments at the Ketchikan Yacht Clubhouse.

Click “read more” to see corrected times…

The numbers below are time-on-time calculations based on the PHRF formula:

Corrected Time = Elapsed time * 650/(550+PHRF)

Race #1:

Place Boat PHRF
Rating
Correction
Factor
Elapsed
Time
Corrected
Time
1 Osse 255 0.807453 44:45:00 1.505564
2 Serenity 132 0.953079 39:00:00 1.548754
3 Camai 222 0.841969 48:25:00 1.698555
4 Sedna 216 0.848564 53:00:00 1.873912
5 Kingfisher 189 0.879567 60:00:00 2.198917

Race #2:

Place Boat PHRF
Rating
Correction
Factor
Elapsed
Time
Corrected
Time
1 Osse 255 0.807453 41:10:00 1.385007
2 Serenity 132 0.953079 36:00:00 1.429619
3 Camai 222 0.841969 49:33:00 1.738315
4 Kingfisher 189 0.879567 47:00:00 1.722485

For more information on the PHRF time-on-time scoring system, check out the US Sailing website.

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