More Details On The Elimination Of Group 2
The new Classification Code which will be effective 1 April 2010, is now available and published on the ISAF website at www.sailing.org/classification/april2010code. The translations in French, Italian, German and Spanish will be published as they become available.
Revised Frequently Asked Questions will be available on the website in English on 15 January. Translations will be available as soon as possible thereafter.
A seminar will be held during Key West Race Week.
Reapplications By Sailors Who Are Currently Classified As Group 2
The Commission will email all Group 2 sailors, some 450 people, in early January. They will be given full instructions on how and when to reapply.
All existing Group 2 sailors will have to reapply.
If they are only using their existing classification after 31 March they may apply from mid February.
If they still need to use their existing classification before 1 April they may only apply after 31 March.
Sailors who do not reapply by 8 April will be placed 'Under Review' and notified.
Sailors applying for a Classification for the first time between now and 31 March who would be Group 2 will be asked for details of when they require to use their Classification.
Find out more about the ISAF Sailor Classification Code at www.sailing.org/classification.