Rule Interpretation RI-99-06

RI-99-06
BACKSTAY SHOCKCORD (1999-04-28)
Q1: In an old newsletter, there was a picture of a shockcord hooked to the backstay handle with an adjuster line led forward. Is this legal?
A1: No. The committee agreed this was an innovative idea, but is not specifically permitted in the rules and changes the handling of the boat.

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