DateDocumentChange Description
June 1, 2017 Sailing Instructions
  • Paragraph 9a. changed to "completed 30 minutes before the yacht’s class warning signal".
  • Sailing Instuctions marked as "Final"
May 17, 2017 Sailing Instructions
  • Added Attachment D regarding the America’s Cup Super Yacht Race and RRS Appendix SY
  • All crew welcome at the Skipper’s Meeting not just skipper and navigator.
  • Minor changes to Check-In on the Day of Start
  • Racing Rules of Sailing, 2017-2020 edition ("RRS") include U.S. Sailing Prescription in Rule 67
April 15, 2017 Notice of Race
  • Attachment D section D7a says “...out to 20 nautical miles from the buoy R”4” Gong just west of Nomans Island.” This has been changed to “... out to 20 nautical miles from the tower on Nomans Island.”
March 1, 2017 Notice of Race
  • 4a in 3rd line change to “with fixed or lifting keels”
  • A1a “Yachts must have fixed or lifting keels. Canting keels and moveable ballast are not permitted.”
  • A2c first bullet delete “in permanently installed tanks”
March 1, 2017 Marion Bermuda Race Safety Requirements
  • Minor changes to conform to the wording of revision 2017.0, effective January 1, 2017
  • To not require all fuel to be in onboard tanks
  • 2.2.3 To require lifting keels to be fully down for the duration of the race
January 9, 2017 Marion Bermuda Race Safety Requirements
  • Change 2.2.2 to 2.2.1
  • HMPE can no longer be used - changes to 2.4.2 and 2.4.4
  • Eliminate 3.6.2
  • Add to 3.8.2 "with an MMSI number properly registered to the vessel"
  • Eliminate 3.24.3
  • 4.3.1 remove reference to single-handed