Technical Committee

Terms of Reference

Technical Committee Terms of Reference are defined by IF18CA Constitution:


11.1    The World Council will appoint a Technical Committee consisting of a Chairman, the Chief Measurer and two (2) other members. The role of Chief Measurer can be combined with the role of Chairman or member of the Technical Committee.

11.2    The function of the Technical Committee is:

(a)       to advise the World Council and Executive Committee on any technical matters relevant to the Class.

(b)       in conjunction with the Technical Department of World Sailing, to ensure that the control of the Class is properly exercised in accordance with the Class Rules.

(c)       to investigate any query by a boat owner regarding the design or specification of this boat, and to report to the Executive Committee.

(d)       to consult with builders and equipment manufacturers on any development of the boat or equipment deemed to be desirable as a result of sailing experience.

(e)       to ensure that the boats used in World and Continental Championships and major regattas comply with the Class Rules.


Chairman &
Chief Measurer

The latest communications from the Chairman of the Technical Committee can be found here.