26th of November 2009

New World Ranking System...

The 2009 AGM in Santa Pola approved some signifiicant changes to the world Ranking System.
Here is the relevant extract from AGM minutes:
It was agreed that the current “continuous” ranking system be changed to an annual ranking system.

The following “friendly amendments” were accepted by the meeting-

· The annual ranking begin with the World Championship.

· All sailors from the previous ranking to be added to the new ranking.

· That Continental Championships with prize money and Grand Prix events with of prize money greater than the minimum be weighted with factor 1.7


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Anonymous | 3rd December 2009 (01:14:01)

If I understand this correct, for the actual worldranking includes only races in the time period from Santa Pola 09 to Argentinia´10?
Only Brasi races, one at Miami, may be something downunder and nothing else counts for the world ranking 2010?
Whats about the races from March 2010 (after Argentinia Worlds 2010) to the next Worlds (in 2011 somewhere?) may be held in October 2011?

Quiet a long time period I suggest or not ?

But may be Im wrong.

Anonym | 3rd December 2009 (09:06:59)

North American Formula Class Champs & US Nationals in San Francisco, July 20--24

Anonym | 3rd December 2009 (09:56:04)

italian open in september 2010
Euro fw festival in July in Sardinia

ceri | 3rd December 2009 (22:24:55)

all the events that count for the ranking can be found in the calendar- link from home page. More events have yet to be added - but not before Worlds in ARG .

anonymous | 6th December 2009 (18:37:01)

Which time periods counting for annual ranking?

from Santa Pola 09 to Argentina 10 ? Annual Ranking 2010?
from Argentina 10 to ? 2011 ? Annual Ranking 2011?

Could this pls clearified? Thanks

anonymous | 6th December 2009 (18:38:01)

may be a little logo behind the event in the calender would make it easier?
Could this be added?

ceri | 6th December 2009 (20:45:34)

hi - yes , the current ranking begins with the worlds 2009 and is renewed with the 2010 worlds .

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