Link to the printable PDF to download. Updated for 2020 on 03/17/20. — Keep a copy on your boat for reference.

2020 Sailing Instructions for PTSA Races

Go to the end below to see what changed from last year.


 

Changes from 2019

RULES – Two turn penalty reduced to one turn

NOTICES – No Change

SCHEDULE – made separate appendix due to complexity

IDENT/CHECKIN – moved to more chronological

CLASSES & START – moved some to separate appendix due to complexity

RACE AREA MARKS – No Change

OBSTRUCTIONS – No Change

THE START – No Change

S/F LINE – Clarified signs for downwind Start

RECALLS – noted clear return

LAPS – note position each lap when not timed

SHORTENING -Clarified(?)

TIME LIMIT – no limit for distance races

MULTIPLE RACES – changed from numeral to plus sign (+)

SCORING – clarified throwouts

WEATHER CANCELLATION  – Added Storm Warning Cancellation. Meeting at Top of ramp

SAFETY EQUIP CATEGORY – New Requirement.

RADIOS  – No Change

RESPONSIBILITY – No Change

WARNINGS – No Change

APPENDIX A – New

APPENDIX B – Removed Seldom used flags. Improved Readability.

APPENDIX C – clarified downwind start. Replaced numeral with + for additional races.

APPENDIX D – No Change