Handicapping Changes being presented - Adam Farkas Slated to be implemented in 2022 (Exceptions as motioned)
a) Symmetrical Spinnaker Girth measurement change Replace Max Girth (MG) with Mid Girth (MG)
b) Limit the minimum Symmetrical Spinnaker MG MG shall be greater than 75% of the foot.
c) FS-ASP shall be less than or equal to the NFS-ASP (Housekeeping item to fill loophole)
d) CL Fixed Sprit Credit Change the CL Credit from +6 to +3 for all CTP Class rated boats
e) Free Flying Genoa (FFG) Adopt a new Free Flying Genoa rule for Point to Point racing
f) Keel Assessment Adopt a numerical keel assessment system based on keel design for Initial Assignments
g) Handicappers Manual Part I - revision Modify the Handicapping Rules applicable to changes to Part II of the Manual to include specifically to "Section 6" only.
Handicappers Manual Part I Section 2.3. Handicapping Changes. that affect PART II Section 6 Adjustments to SP Handicaps of the Handicappers Manual, will be ready for presentation at the Annual Meeting *, the year previous to when the changes take effect. With a "draft" of PART II available for viewing by Sept 1st of the previous year.
NOTE: Exceptions will be made for minor housekeeping corrections.
Handicapping Changes for 2022
a) Point to Point racing - Jamie Dike & Owen Schneider
Handicapping Changes - future years
a) Improvements to Prop adjustments
7.3. Nominations/Election of Officers – All positions are open for nominations.
Slate of Officers
President - Larry Huibers (Niagara on the Lake Sailing club)
Vice President - Bill Topping (Brockport Yacht Club)
Sec/Tres - Alison Jones (Port Credit Yacht Club)
Chief Handicapper - Brian Thomson (Bay of Quinte Yacht Club)
Assistant Chief GTA - Adam Farkas (National Yacht Club)
Assistant Chief Non-GTA - Open - Owen Schneider (Cathedral Bluffs Yacht Club) has been selected for nomination by Central Council.
8. New Business
9. Next Meeting: First Saturday of Boat show: tentative January 15, 2022, 10:00 am– Toronto International Boat Show (Direct Energy Centre, Exhibition Place, Toronto)
Training / Information Seminar
The Handicappers Worksheet
Using the On-line certificate - My certificates
Understanding the Point to Point rating
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