RS:X Class Rules

» 2020 RS:X Class Rules (Effective date since: 1 Jan 2020)


Latest Class Rule Changes (01/01/2020)

SPECIAL INFORMATION FOR 2020 TOKYO OLYMPIC GAMES
Important is that the RS:X sailors shall bring their own equipment, as this time it will not be provided by the organiser. Please see the relevant Class Rule changes in NOR Appendix 4.

Item Class Rule Change Comment
Sail Identification C.9.2 Does not apply No sail numbers. The national letters and flag stickers will be provided.
Hull C.6.1(c) Changed to allow only hull serial numbers of
NP16RSXACI16060001 or higher
‘Orange’ boards only
Fin C.7.1(a) Changed to allow only Mark 3 Fins
600 with serial number 212 or higher, and
660 with serial number 1266 or higher
‘New Black fins’ only
Mast sections C.8.1(b) Does not apply Mast bottom and top sections can be combined without having a serial number fit requirement
Mast C.8.1(d) Changed to apply at this event Only the new EVO mast is permitted.
Boom No change Any RS:X boom is permitted
Centreboard No change Any RS:X centreboard is permitted

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

If you want to be sure that your RS:X equipment complies with the new class rules and that you do not have any problems when your equipment gets pulled for post race scrutinising, it would be wise to read these two notices from the RS:X Chief Measurer.

➡ General Instructions for Register & Checking Equipment Manual
➡ RS:X Sail Number Advice

Better to be safe than sorry 🙂