(1) RRS Rule 42.3 (c) is deleted and replaced with
(c) The race committee may signal in accordance with RRS P5 that
pumping, rocking and ooching are permitted, after the starting signal
and except on a beat to windward.
(2) The Finn Class recommends that race committees apply Rule C.1.1 (1)
in winds of 10 knots and above, measured at deck level on a race
committee boat at the windward mark.
(3) In accordance with RRS 43.1(b), the maximum weight for a competitor’s
clothing and equipment is increased from 8kg to 10kg.
P5 FLAGS O AND R
(a) If the class rules permit pumping, rocking and ooching when
the wind speed exceeds a specified limit, the race committee
may signal that those actions are permitted, as specified in the
class rules, by displaying flag O before or with the warning
signal. The flag shall be removed at the starting signal.
(b) If the wind speed exceeds the specified limit after the starting
signal, the race committee may display flag O with repetitive
sounds at a mark to signal to a boat that the actions are permitted,
as specified in the class rules, after she has passed the
(c) If the wind speed becomes less than the specified limit after
flag O was displayed, the race committee may display flag R
with repetitive sounds at a mark to signal to a boat that rule 42,
as changed by the class rules, applies after she has passed the
ab 10 kn Wind
Auf einem Kreuzkurs ist Regel 42 weiter in Kraft!