Race Officers are in charge of racing on the water.
Their duties include:
- ensuring the safety of competitors and the race committee
- choosing courses to give competitors the best possible races
- starting the fleet
- adjusting the course in response to changing conditions
- finishing the fleet
- scoring the event
World Sailing International Race Management Seminar
Chicago Yacht Club and US Sailing will host an International Race Management Seminar on October 14-16, 2016. This seminar and the associated test are a required part of the application for International Race Officer certification. For more information, click the button below.