The IHCA Rules Committee wishes to put the following rules out for comment.
Comments to be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org with copy to email@example.com. Please state your full name and the Hobie® Association/Fleet you are a paid up member of when making your comment. Deadline: June 18, 2016.
The proposed changes are supposed to go into effect as of July 11, 2016 if accepted.
The proposed changes can be read in full at the links.
The IHCA Standard Notice of Race and Sailing Instructions have been modified on the IHCA Regatta Material page with a very important safety recommendation. It is strongly recommended by the IHCA Rules Committee this wording be added to all your Notice of Race and Sailing documents
Sailors are strongly recommended to use trapeze harnesses with a quick release hookless system or a quick release hook, which meets the ISO 10862 standard.