Documents

  • 1/7/2014 Proposed Spec Change VHF Radios -

    FSSA has called a Special Meeting to take place electronically on February 7, 2014.  This document discusses proposed changes to the Specifications regarding VHF Radios and includes voting instructions.

  • Action Item Form -

    The purpose of this form is to provide the Executive Committee or the Board of Governors members a way to submit action items.

  • Bid Letter Template -

    A template to use when bidding for nationalevents like the North Americans and the Wife-Husband regattas.

  • Co-Ownership Certification Form -

    The purpose of this form is to have co-owners complete the certification form and submit to the FSSA for approval at least three months prior to regatta.

  • District Governor Kit -

    This is a template for District Governors

  • Fleet Captains Manual -

    This is a template for fleet captains

  • Fleet Constitution & Bylaws -

    This is a template for Fleet Constitution and Bylaws

  • Fleet of the Year Score Sheet -

    This document is for fleet captains to complete for submission of the Fleet of the Year award.

  • Flying Scot Official Plan -

    This is the Flying Scot Official Plan provided by Flying Scot, Inc.

  • FSSA Active Fleet Map -

    This is a map of active fleets as of 2009.

  • FSSA Class Rules -

    Flying Scot Sailing Association Class Rules, including Constitution, Bylaws, Specifications, Chief Measurer’s Rulings, Official Plan, and Sail Measurement

    Link to the document here.


    Recent Updates:

    The Revision dated 5-31-2017 revised Article B-IX.5.c (NAC Schedule of Races) to a 4 day format with eight races scheduled Monday-Thursday and all qualifying races being held on Monday.  Article B-X.6 (Atlantic Coast Championship) defined “sea” as the Atlantic Ocean and assigned the responsibility for sanctioning the regatta (including venue and dates) to the appropriate District Governors (Greater New York, Capitol, and Carolinas).   Article B-VIII.6.a (Wife-Husband Championship) allowed non-owners to request a one-time exemption from  the  organizing authority to participate as a non-owner and would be required to join the class as Club Members prior to the start of the regatta.  Non-owners are not eligible for perpetual trophies.  

    Revised Article B-XIII2.a (National Championships Committee) to consist of at least three members of the FSSA, added the First Vice President as a committee member and indicated that the total number of committee members shall be odd.

  • FSSA Future Sanctioned Regattas -

    The FSSA sanctions 4 yearly regattas, the North American Championships, the Midwinters Championships, The Atlantic Coast Championships and the Wife-Husband Championships.

    The attached shows the future locations for FSSA sanctioned regattas.  It also shows open slots available for fleets to bid.

  • FSSA Organizational Chart -

    The Flying Scot Sailing Association Executive Committee, Officers and Board of Governors shown as an organizational chart. (PDF)

  • Host Questions -

    Questions that a club will be asked that is bidding for a national event.

  • Measurement Overview -

    General information about what to expect when your boat is being measured at a national event.

  • Membership Application -

    Membership Application in PDF form.

  • NAC Checklist -

    A list of tasks needed to host a successful NACs

  • NAC Division Placement Guidance Document -

    This document is for guidance only.  Revision 12-15-2012

  • NAC Trophy Script -
  • National Championships Committee and Regatta Chairman Measurement Responsibilities -

    Details about the responsibilities of NAC or MidWinter Measurement officials.

  • National Championships Committee and Regatta Chairman Responsibilities -

    Details about the responsibilities of NAC race officials.

  • Sailing Condition Guidelines -

    guidelines that are provided for Race Committee use when deciding whether to start, shorten, or abandon a race.

  • Sanctioned Regatta Planning GuideLines and Requirement -

    These guidelines are intended for use by the Regatta Chair for clubs or organizations that intend to host a sanctioned FSSA regatta. They also contain suggested dates for the actions needed, to help plan a successful regatta.

  • Standard Notice of Race for NAC -

    This document is a template for the NOR for the NAC

  • Standard Notice of Race for non-NAC Sanctioned Regattas -

    A general purpose notice of race template for non-NAC Sanctioned Regattas (can also be used for other regattas).

  • Standard Sailing Instructions for NAC -

    This document is a tempate for the standard sailing instructions for the NAC.

  • Standard Sailing Instructions for non-NAC Sanctioned Regattas -

    This document is a template for the standard sailing instructions for non-NAC (can also be used for other regattas).

  • Transfer or Change of Ownership -

    This form is for transfering the ownership of your Flying Scot.