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Race Officers


Race Officers are in charge of racing on the water. Their duties include:

  • ensuring the safety of competitors and members of 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