Posted on August 12, 2016 by FFI Publicity
FFI Council are conducting a rules ballot to shape the future of the class. All financial members are entitled to vote via their National Association.
Items 1, 2, 3, 4, 7 and 9 are minor administrative changes.
Item 5 Headsail. This is the final iteration of the development headsails which have been trialled worldwide over the last 6 years. It is essentially the same sail area but slightly taller and slimmer with more foot round but essentially the same area.
Item 6 Prohibitions. This item will legalise the use of on-board cameras and trackers whilst racing.
Item 8 Weight Reduction. This proposal will allow a 5 kg weight reduction as well as a 5 kg reduction to the total weight of correctors which can be carried.
Item 10 Championship Regulations. This proposal is to remove the possibility of sailing flights for World Championships.