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Posted on 21 December, 2017

Urgent ammendments to the Racing Rules

Urgent ammendments to the Racing Rules

World Sailing has released several amendments to the Racing Rules of Sailing with 1st January implementation.The main amended Rules that might affect Darwin sailors are:  

Change the definition of a Party

Change Rule 63.1 (Requirement for a Hearing)

New Rule 63.9 (Hearings under Rule 60.3(d) – Support Persons

Change rule 64.4 (Decisions Concerning Support Persons)

There are also amendments to correct errors in Appendix E – Radio Sailing Racing Rules and Appendix S - Standard Sailing Instructions (Course diagrams).

Amendment summary: HERE

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