Notice to online users of the US SAILING Appeals Book for 2009-2012 January 2009
This online edition of the US SAILING Appeals Book for 2009-2012 has been updated to conform to The Racing Rules of Sailing for 2009-2012.
In particular, readers of previous editions will notice changes to Appeals involving rules 18 and 19, i.e., situations at marks and obstructions. In addition, sixteen Appeals have been added since the 2005 edition, and six Appeals have been deleted. See the listing of deleted Appeals to learn the reasons for the deletions.
This online edition does not contain the ISAF Cases, but to be helpful the Cases are listed in the Index of Abstracts. The ISAF Case Book can be linked to from the US SAILING Appeals Committee web page www.ussailing.org/appeals .
The Appeals Book for 2009-2012 will continue to be published in hard copy, and will continue to include the ISAF Case Book. It can be purchased from the store at the US SAILING website . The target date for availability is April 1, 2009.
Updates to The Appeals Book for 2009-2012, including new Appeals and notices of deletions and revisions, will appear on the US SAILING Appeals Committee web page . The posting date will appear on the link so readers will know that they are accessing the most recent edition of the book.
Dave Perry, Chairman US SAILING Appeals Committee