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Sailing the Course – changes to the RRS 2021

Sailing the Course – changes to the RRS 2021


Sailing the Course – changes to the RRS 2021

The 2021-2024 Racing Rules of Sailing changes the way race officials act when they have reason to believe that a boat has not sailed the course correctly.

Gordon Davies, Chair of the Irish Sailing Racing Rules and Appeals Policy Group, has compiled a really useful 4 page document with some of the implications of these changes, and has put together an extremely helpful document to help race officials and competitors.

Including ...

  • The new defination "Sail the Course"
  • Informing a Boat of a Penalty
  • Changes to the Definition of Start and Finish

Sailing the Course - Changes to the RSS 2021

Picture: University Team Racing Umpire Team ready to head out on the water at ULAC - Ailbe Millerick, Craig Evans, Gordon Davies, Eunice Kennedy, Emmet Dalton