Balancing the Ibuprofen and Shiraz:
Every year the organizers of the Etchells Worlds try to set up a warm-up event commonly referred to as the Pre-Worlds. This is done for many reasons, namely to provide those that have packed their boats into containers with more sailing time than the standard week-long Worlds event while a…
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Penalizing a Fair Sailing Violation:
The World Sailing Annual Conference, the biggest gathering of the world governing body for the sport of sailing, comes to the USA in 2018 to hold its meetings on October 27 to November 4 in Sarasota, Florida.
Online details reveal several hot topics, one of which is a submission from the Chairman of Race Officials Committee to remove the ambiguity and potential inconsistency that has arisen from the two options for a penalty in Racing Rule 2, the…
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