Rules

The Racing Rules of Sailing (RRS) are updated every 4 years. Most clubs and every racing sailor, coach, official and regatta organiser should own a Rule Book for ready reference.
 
World Sailing's 2017-2020 Racing Rules of Sailing files are available here:  sailing.org/documents/racingrules
 
The Sail Canada Prescriptions for the 2017-2020 Racing Rules of Sailing are available
Appendix U - Sail Canada RRS 2017-2020
 
Correction to Definition Clear Astern and Clear Ahead; Overlap on page 8 of Sail Canada's English 2017-2020 Rule Book:
 
Many thanks to the Sail Canada Rules Committee and Judges' Sub-Committee, and our support partners helping to provide us with the Racing Rules of Sailing in Canada.
 
Applying Rules 46 & 75 at your next race: