1996 IYRU Experimental Racing
At its 1995 annual meeting in Hamburg the
International Yacht Racing Union
approved the 1996 Experimental Right-of-Way Rules and
The IYRU is encouraging national organizations, clubs, and classes
to use the rules in 1996 and send in their comments.
The experimental rules will then become the basis for the
Right-of-way section of the official rule book, scheduled to go into
effect in 1997.
Those that are already familiar with the Experimental Rules from
1995 will find the 1996 version changed further. One such change is
the elimination of mast abeam as a course altering limitation for a
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