Race Official Publications

All three race officials’ handbooks are now available in PDF format at no charge as a service to US Sailing members:


 Race Management Handbook 
(Fifth Edition, © 2009)


Judges Manual 2013-2016 
(rev. 1 May 2014)


Appeals Book for 2013-2016


The Judges Manual for 2013-2016 and The Appeals Book for 2013-2016, Including the ISAF Cases Book for 2013-2016 are available for pre-order in printed, spiral-bound format from the US Sailing web store and should be available for delivery by early August.

The Race Management Handbook (sixth edition, © 2014) is currently being revised, and will be available for free PDF download or purchase in printed version later this summer.

 The Racing Rules of Sailing for 2013-2016, as well as many other publications and products for racing sailors and race officials, are also available through the US Sailing Web Store.