550 CLASS RULES

Castle 550 Class Rules

The current class rules were issued in October 1999.

Issue October 1999 - Mainsail maximum measurements now based on girth. Actual dimensions taken from a mainsail produced by YachtWorks and deemed to be maximum.

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Click here for the Sail Plan.

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Issue October 1999 - Mainsail maximum measurements now based on girth. Actual dimensions taken from a mainsail produced by YachtWorks and deemed to be maximum.

Recent Interpretations by the Committee:

2002 Use of transom outrigger to mount rudder pintles/gudgeons deemed to be contrary to Rule 6 that rudder is to be mounted on centre line of transom.