• Introducing the 65 Class rules
    11 Jan 2018 (Executive Committee)

    A part of the “mission statement” of the IRSA is to recognise and assist classes that have the potential to become a global competitive group. While...

  • IRSA Policy on Inclusion and Participation
    10 Jan 2018 (Executive Committee)

    There have been questions and discussion in recent times concerning what the situation is with “prohibited events” and how IRSA and WS view these...

  • New Member Austrian Sailing Federation
    05 Jan 2018 (Executive Committee)

    We have received an application for IRSA membership from the Austrian Sailing Federation / Österreichischer Segel-Verband ÖSV. They are an ISAF MNA,...

  • Revised class rules for 2018
    02 Jan 2018 (Technical Committee)

    The EC recently voted for the 2018 updated class rules which are now published and come into effect on 1 April 2018. Main changes are on...

  • Nominations are being called for the 2020 Twin World Championships (M, 10R)
    13 Dec 2017 (IRSA)

    The 2018 Twin World Championships will be run this year over May/June at Biblis, Germany. This is the second of the unique combination of...

  • Constitutional Assembly, January 2018
    10 Dec 2017 (Executive Committee)

      In the run-up to the 2018 GA, the proposed constitution has failed to receive approval from the DNMs. This has led to a number of issues: The...

  • IRSA Policy on Prohibited Events and its Guide document
    27 Nov 2017 (Executive Committee)

    For years, especially before major events, it is discussed whether participants are eligible to participate who have previously participated in not...

  • Clarification document on IRSA Class Policy
    22 Nov 2017 (Executive Committee)

    The EC recently voted for this document on Class Policy. This has been developed to supplement and summarise the Regulations and Constitution on...

  • New IRSA Constitution Proposal Defeated
    08 Nov 2017 (Executive Committee)

    The IRSA Executive Committee worked for several months on a updated constitution. The current constitution is out of date on necessary housekeeping matters,...

  • 10 Rater Rig & Sail Measurement Guide
    08 Nov 2017 (Technical Committee)

    An illustrated guide showing the equipment and steps taken to carry out correct certification control (measurement) of the rig and sails of a 10...