Time — July, 2-6, 2004.
Area — northwest skerries part of Ladoga lake.
2.07 (Friday) arrival of participants on Beriozovo camping, mandate committee.
3.07 (Saturday) 10:00 Opening of a regatta.
11:00 Start of Small route race
15:00 Start of Circular Iceland race 4.07 (Sunday) 10:00 Start of the Long route race. 6.07 (Tuesday) Closing of a regatta, rewarding of winners.
Small race is supposed to be on a route Beriozovo - Selkamariansari iceland; Circular race - around this iceland; the Long race on a route between Selkamariansari and Putsari icelands with return to Beriozovo with some coastal checkpoints. Routes can be changed by Racing committee depending on current conditions.
For the yachts which are not enough time to participate in full program, results of two races on July 3 will be counted. Yachts which have independently arrived to a place of start of Long race will be allowed also. Participation in the Long race will be include as an test for Distant Challenge project.
Seaworthy, lightweight, open sail boats (inflatable catamarans welcome) are supposed to participation, which can be launched or lifted on the non-equipped coast by forces of crew. Full requirements to participants skills, boats and equipment are defined by regatta Regulations with appendices to it (will be published before March).
Preliminary sign for participation can be made via mailing form below.
Classes and/or handycap system will be defined by Regulations. Formation of race groups can be istablished by Racing committee depending on number and kind of declared boats.
Ilaks grant as prizes own manufactured tourist fashion and equipment (tents, sleeping bags). The information on additional prizes and sponsors of a regatta will be published as receipt.
The organizing committee grant to participants free parking for the period of a regatta, assists with cargo and passenger delivery from Saint Petersburg to Beriozovo. The organization of tours for spectators is possible also.