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Racing Rules


Play the rules by Uli and Wolfi Finckh

The International Sailing Federation

The Racing Rules of Sailing (RRS) govern the sport on the water. They are revised and published every four years by the International Sailing Federation. The current edition is The Racing Rules of Sailing 2013-2016.The Racing Rules of Sailing

There are a lot of rules in Racing But the Basic  Rules below are a must to get started.

(1) Port must keep clear of Starboard [rule10].
(2) Windward must keep clear of Leeward [rule11].
(3) AStern must keep clear of AHead [rule12].
(4) A boat "past head to wind" (
i.e., "tacking") must       keep clear of other boats [rule13].

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