Protest Filing Report as of 21/Jun/2021 @ 07:31 PM
Bat IV (USA 220)
Chessie ( 407)
Rule 11 at the start.
With Protest 2, Protest Committee v Velvet Hammer.
Velvet Hammer (USA 303)
Protest filed under 60.3 (a) from information arising from testimony given in Frostbites Series 2 Race 1 protest Sail 220 (Bat IV) v Sail 407 (Chessie). Under 61.1 (c), protests 1 and 2 will be heard together. Rule alleged to have been broken RRS 14.
407 broke RRS 11 and 14, but filed a Protest Acknowledgement Form. 220 broke RRS 11, but was compelled to because of the actions of 407 and is exonerated under 64.1(a). It was not reasonably possible for 303 to avoid contact when it became clear that 220 was not keeping clear. 407 did not hoist an I flag at the first reasonable opportunity and shall be assessed a 30% penalty under SI 11.3(c).