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.
|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|
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.
Better to be safe than sorry 🙂