Club regulations

Club Rules

  1. I do hereby acknowledge that I enter the Club’s activities (including but not limited to sailing, windsurfing, paddling, training, participating in Club activities, regattas) at my own risk and do hereby release and hold harmless the F.D.S.C. «Begafigo» as well as its officers, members, agents and employees, both jointly and severally from any liability or loss, injury or property damage;

  1. I state that I and/or my child and family do not have any disability or health matters that could prevent the ability to practise the Club’s activities;

  1. As a parent and/or guardian (where applicable) I understand that my decision to allow my child to be engaged in the Club’s activities is my responsibility and under my consent;

  1. I shall sail / paddle at my own risk at all times and I fully understand that the Club shall have no obligation to monitor my activities;

  1. I do hereby acknowledge that the Club’s activities might be regarded as potentially dangerous and I agree to follow all safety rules, regulations, guidelines, recommendations or precautions set out by the Club’s regulations and/or governing bodies;

  1. I shall wear suitable to my weight, personal buoyancy aid at all times when sailing;

  1. I understand that the Club has no rescue facilities and/or rescue boats. Should it be deemed necessary (life threatening incident) Rib operators and crew will attempt to recover people, giving priority to children, and not personal property. Such recovery attempts shall be reported to the official authorities and charged accordingly;

  1. I shall respect the Club’s facilities, equipment and natural environment and I commit to wash and return all items to their original place, e.g. boats, water hose, trolleys, boxes, tools, ropes, anchors etc.;

  1. Annual Club membership and other fees are payable to the Club’s treasurer at the beginning of each calendar year from January to March the latest. Payments should be effected in the Club’s Bank of Cyprus account having number 0113-01-056887 and shall refer to the member’s full name and membership number;

  1. The Club’s Committee has the right not to accept any application for membership without the obligation to give any reason;

  1. Family membership includes children up to the age of 18 (eighteen). After that age, they are expected to apply for Individual Membership.

*The above list of Club rules is not exhaustive and the Club reserves the right to communicate to its members additional Club rules by means of email and other related announcements at the Club’s premises.

Boat Parking

Parking is allocated to boat owners according to the following criteria, in order of priority: 

  1. Participation in club racing
  2. Age of boat owner and physical abilities
  3. Class and general leisure usage of boats

Participation in racing is documented in the Musing & Results section. Maintaining your boat park position is crucial for safety reasons so that members at the Club can have an idea of who is at sea. Shifting boat positions of same class for any other reason is subject to private arrangement between the involved boat owners.

'Begafigo'' is a duly registered Club in accordance with The Societies and Institution Law, N. 57/1972, as amended, with Registration No.2677, & KOA Registration No. 615


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