Class Rule Changes Approved

The changes to the Vaurien Class Rules rules approved by CIV during the last winter meeting have been approved by World Sailing. They will be effective from June 1st, 2016.

The main changes are:
- paddle is mandatory only when required by the Notice of Race.
- numbers on spinnaker are now optional
- changes on centreboard fairing
- clarification on rudder position and orientation
- clarification on the use of the transom template
- draining ports covers are now mandatory
- allow the use of personal numbers of 3 digits on national basis

You can find the changes an the complete version of the class rules here: