Statement from the Executive - Age requirement to compete at World and European Championships
- Created: Wednesday, 24 January 2018 18:54
- Last Updated: Sunday, 04 March 2018 20:34
STATEMENT FROM THE INTERNATIONAL 29ER CLASS ASSOCIATION EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE The International 29er Class Association is pleased to announce that the Notice of Race for the 2018 European Championship in Helsinki, Finland has been posted (www.29ereuropeans.org).
All competitors are advised to take note of Section 3.3 of the NOR, which states 3.3. Entries from sailors who are 12 years or younger (born in 2006) on the 31st December 2018 will NOT be accepted by the Organising Authority. The Class Executive Committee intends that this age requirement will apply to World and European Championship events only and is not intended to restrict efforts to train sailors or introduce them to the boat in local sailing conditions as deemed appropriate by their sailing associations, coaches and parents.