2019 Official overall results where competitors who are not members of the International 29er Class Association at an event are scored DNC as per Notice of Series
2019 Unofficial overall results where competitors who are not members of the International 29er Class Association have a penalty of 2000 points added to the overall Nett points score. Competitors are still able to see the result they achieved at an individual event.
Proposed Change to Class Rule C.1.1(b) NOT in Effect
PROPOSED CHANGE TO CLASS RULE C.1.1(b) NOT IN EFFECT
The 29er Class World Council met in Poland on July 29 and approved a change toClass Rule C.1.1(b) that would eliminate the right to pump and other kineticsunder certain conditions. Upon considering feedback from coaches, sailors andother members of the 29er community, the Class Executive concluded that thisissue should be reconsidered. The Class will ask the World Council to reconsider the issue in September and will report back to the membership when that vote has concluded.
Class Rule C.1.1(b) remains in effect and will remain effective until furthernotice from the Class.
Zhik 29er World Championship 2019
The Zhik 29er World Championship was held in Gdynia, Poland from 26th July until 3rd August 2019 (Racing days 29th July to 3rd Aug).
This introduction only provides an informal background and the International 29er Class Rules proper begin on the next page.
29er hulls, hull appendages, rigs and sails are manufacture controlled.
29er hulls, hull appendages, rigs and sails shall only be manufactured by licensed manufacturers – in the class rules referred to as licensed manufacturers. Equipment is required to comply with the International 29er Builders Construction Manual and is subject to a World Sailing approved manufacturing control system.
29er hulls, hull appendages, rigs and sails may, after having left the manufacturer, only be altered to the extent permitted in Section C of the class rules.
Owners and crews should be aware that compliance with rules in Section C is responsibility of the sailor. Rules regulating the use of equipment during a race are contained in Section C of these class rules, in ERS Part I and in the Racing Rules of Sailing.