The RYA has published an article that may be useful for our Members, Handicappers and owners while considering options for racing on Lake Ontario.

Read more: RYA Guidance on...

 US Sailing is holding a Webinar with a Race Management Panel to discuss:

Important Considerations for Return to Racing on May 28th at 2:00 pm EDT / 11 am PDT


Ontario Sailing has taken the lead on getting more details about Premier Ford's May 14th Announcement.

Read more: Ontario Sailing...

Racing 2020 may seem like an impossible dream, but many of our Members are finding creative ways to get their passions going.

Pursuit racing has been raised many times and with that, there are references & tools that we are collecting for you to consider.

Read more: Pursuit Racing Tools

A few changes have been made to the Handicappers Manual (s)

  • All Parts have been updated to a PDF with "clickable" table of contents. This will also allow for a cleaner downloaded copy.
  • Part II was updated to accommodate the changes to the Mainsail penalties. See: Mainsails Unmeasured - 2020
  • Updates have been made to the One Design calculations & forms due to the changes in the NFS-Deltas. See: Handicappers Manual Appendage

Updates to the Handicappers Worksheet for 2020 are complete!

The Handicappers Worksheet is available to Registered Member Handicappers only. 

For 2020, we have updated the NFS-Delta on all classes and included a Point to Point (P2P) Preliminary number on the ASP Tab.

Read more: Handicappers...

After re-calculating and re-printing every one of the over 1500 certificates, certificate renewals for the 2020 racing season can now be done.

Please read more for details!

Read more: Certificate...

I just finished an overhaul of our web site menu.

So before you yell....Where is everything NOW!

Please read more!

Read more: Menu Changes

The 2019 Race Analysis has been completed!

A copy of the Summary Analysis Report for each "Class" of boat is available.

Race Analysis Reports

Handicappers Only!

All other reports are available by logging in.

During a review by Central Council of the status of the Sonar Class Association and a lack of current Certificate holders, it was decided to review all our listed One Design Classes (as per the Handicappers Manual Appendage)

Read more: Recognized One...

The much anticipated, Point to Point handicap offset, has been calculated and preliminary numbers generated.

For 2020, your Central Council are releasing preliminary numbers for race organizers to use.

NOTE: The Point to Point handicap system is still being reviewed for implementation as early as 2021. The use of these numbers for 2020 and earlier racing is for information purposes only and could be used to re-score long distances Point to Point racing to view the outcome.

The following is the suggested inclusion into the Handicappers Manual:

Handicappers Manual Part II

6.7 Point to Point (P2P) handicap

A FS-P2P & NFS-P2P handicap will be calculated for all certificates.

Read more: Point to Point...

Your Central Council of Handicappers reviewed the NFS-Delta changes for 2020.

Most classes will see a change to the NFS handicap, but on average, everyone in your fleet will have similar changes.

Read more: NFS-Delta 2020...

All Mainsail must be measured or be subject to a 3 sec/nm penalty.

Including missing Main Girth Top.

At the winter Central Council meeting, it was confirmed that we will now be implementing the penalty for "Unmeasured Mainsails" on certificates that are missing ANY mainsail measurements.

In 2018 Central Council implemented the penalty for Unmeasured Mainsails.

Read more: Mainsails...

Handicappers can now request that a "Class" be added to the Alert Review done by Central Council at their February meeting.

Item 6 d) from February 2017

Read more: Request A Class...

Alternate Method for Calculating the PHRF-LO Time Correction Factors

Read more: Alternate TOT

A handicapper asks?

Does your club adjust handicaps for club racing?

If yes, 

Read more: Adjusting local...

The Golden Horseshoe District held a meeting on June 18th.

Read more: GHPRF District

The Toronto West District held a meeting on May 24, 2007.

Read more: Toronto West Meeting

Highlights from the Toronto East District meeting held this spring.

Read more: TORE District...

2 Meetings were held this spring by the Golden Horseshoe District of PHRF-LO.

Read more: GHPHRF Meetings

South Shore is looking for a District Chief.

Toronto East welcomes Jamie Dike.

Read more: District News

Congratulations to all the winners of the 2nd PHRF-LO Chapman Season Championship & New Racer Awards!

View our Winners here!

Read more: The WINNERS of the...

Yes, the results are all in and competitors have been contacted to attend the Annual General Meeting on Saturday, January 18th at 10:00 am.

Read more: PHRF-LO Chapman...

As approved at the 2019 Annual General Meeting. The Fee for a certificate will be increased to $40.40 (+ HST if applicable)

Read more: Certificate Fee...

Congratulations to all the winners of the 1st PHRF-LO Chapman Season Championship & New Racer Awards!

Read more: The WINNERS of the...

Well, we are all waiting to find out who WON the PHRF-LO Chapman Season Championship and the NEW Racer award!

Read more: Stay Tuned for...

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