It’s time for all sailors, whether racing or cruising, to update their libraries with copies of the new 2017-2020 Racing Rules of Sailing and Yachting New Zealand Safety Regulations of Sailing.
Following a lengthy review by the IHCA Technical Committee and ISAF, the amended Hansa 2.3, Hansa 303 and Liberty Class Rules have now been approved and published. The new rules apply from September 1, 2013.
The 2013-2016 Racing Rules of Sailing and YNZ Safety Regulations of Sailing are now in effect and it's time to retire your old editions.
The International Sailing Federation is pleased to announce the publication of The Racing Rules of Sailing 2013-2016 on the ISAF website and as an iOS application.
As per the procedure outlined in Appendix R (page133) of the Yachting New Zealand publication of the Racing Rules of Sailing 2017-2020, Yachting New Zealand prescribes that:
The YNZ Racing Rules of Sailing 2017-2020 contains the World Sailing Racing Rules of Sailing and selected appendices including important changes from the 2013-2016 rules and the Yachting New Zealand Prescriptions.