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Racing Forms, Rules & Links


The Weatherby Lake Yacht Club races three series each year from April through October.  Known as Series 1, Series 2 and Series 3, these races are on Sundays beginning at 1:30 pm.  Please see the Events Calendar for the race schedule.

In order to race you will need to fill out a registration form and familiarize yourself with the rules.  Below are links to the registration form, sailing instructions and and the notice of race.

 

Forms

 

Rules

The Racing Rules of Sailing (RRS) is published every four years by World Sailing, the international authority for the sport. These rules, amended by US "prescriptions," govern sailboat racing in the United States and in the portions of international races that pass-through US waters. The Racing Rules of Sailing for 2021-2024 take effect on January 1, 2021.

The Weatherby Lake Yacht Club follows the World Sailing Racing Rules of Sailing with some changes to the flag rules specific to Weatherby Lake.

2021-2024 World Sailing Racing Rules

2021-2024 World Sailing Case Book

2021-2024 World Sailing Case Book Changes and Corrections

WLYC Flag Rules v5

Dave Perry Rules of Racing Webinar - 4/17/2021
  Webinar Recording Summary 

 

Links


US Sailing

US Sailing Website

Sign Up

Appeals Book

Appeals Committee

Rules of Sailing App for iPhone or Android


World Sailing

World Sailing Website


Racing Rules of Sailing


Racing Rules of Sailing Website

Sign Up


Sail Boat Classes


A wide variety of sailboats race at Weatherby Lake, either with in their own class or as part of the handicap fleet.  Below are informational links to each of the most popular sailboats on the lake.

Opti Opti Class
www.optiworld.org
Santana 20

Santana 20
www.s20.org

Catalina 22 Catalina 22
www.catalina22.org
Sonar Sonar
www.sonar.org
Laser Laser
www.laser.org
J/22 J/22
www.j22.org