WAMS Start Times
NOR – 11. Handicapping
11.5 WFS / SFS Non-Pointscore races and WAMS races will be conducted under the Pursuit Race handicapping system. 3 or more boats are required to constitute a race. No boat to start before 12:15. The following time adjustments changes will be made at the completion of each race.
- 5 boats or more entered; 1st + 3mins, 2nd +2mins, 3rd +1min. Incremental minute start time subtraction for boats finishing 5th place or worst.
- 3 or 4 boats entered; 1st +3mins, 2nd +1min, 3rd remains the same. No subtraction from all other starters on the day.
- for yachts that have started, but Did Not Finish, or yachts that did not race on the day handicaps will not change.