For the attention of Finn sailors


The International Sailing Federation in conjunction with the International Finn Class Association and the Sailing World Cup Mallorca organisers are pleased to invite you to participate in an ISAF Rule 42 Clinic.

Dates: 28-29 March with 30 March as a reserve day

Place: El Arenal Yacht Club

Produce quality Rule 42 videos of permitted and prohibited techniques commonly used by Finn sailors
Increase understanding of Rule 42 and Finn class specific issues between sailors, judges and coaches.

Bill O'Hara (IRL) – Leading Instructor
Jacob Mossin Andersen (DEN)
Sofia Truchanowicz (POL)


  Session 1-
(10am -12am)
Session 2
(2pm - 5pm)
Session 3
(5.30pm - 6pm)
Friday 28th March Introduction
Rule 42 Quiz
Interpretations of Rule 42
On the Water
Starting practice focusing on sculling and body pumping
Short debriefing in the dinghy park.
Saturday 29th March On the Water Upwind - torquing
Downwind -
rocking, pumping gybing

Review of Video from the first day

Appendix P
Finn Class Rules
Addendum Q

Sunday 30th March Review of Video    






The Rule 42 Clinic is free of charge and open to every interested and registered Finn sailor irrespective of the level of sailing.
Number of places is limited so do not wait and register now! Only registered sailors will be able to participate.

Please send your entries before March 9, 2014 by e-mail at: robertmdeaves (at)

See you at the Clinic!

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