Easy guide to the rules

Racing Rules of Sailing 2021 - 2024 for Radio Sailors

Chapter 1: The Definitions - For beginners – Racing 101 – Some sailing terms explained

Chapter 2: Starts

Chapter 3: Rule 18 and the Weather Mark

Chapter 4: Hailing and other rule

Chapter 5: Rule 18 and the Downwind Gate

Chapter 5-bonus: Tactical Roundings and Proper Course at a Downwind Mark

Chapter 6: The Finish - Getting to the line, and after - your race is not over yet

Chapter 7: The Protest - How and when to protest, and what happens in the hearing

Chapter 8: Proper Course  vs Right Of Way vs Mark Room

Chapter 9: The Penalty Turn- a look at when and how to take a penalty
 

 © IOM GBR 2021