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by alanpowell
Sun Mar 23, 2008 9:20 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Possible New forum upgrade
Replies: 7
Views: 11835

Lets do it!
by alanpowell
Wed Mar 12, 2008 8:11 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: 2008 DC/New electronics Ballot Result
Replies: 1
Views: 6464

Apologies about an error in the Electronics mathematics. Result should read 75% against. 21 out of 28 block votes opposing.
No change to outcome.
by alanpowell
Wed Mar 12, 2008 7:58 am
Forum: Latest Developments
Topic: Congratulations Steve!
Replies: 0
Views: 4068

Congratulations Steve!

May I be the first to get in a big thank you to Steve Clark and to offer my congratulations on the safe arrival of his new baby- the DC! Weighing in at 50kg and apparently with a good pair of lungs on her! Still not out of hospital - the nursing staff have to agree when she can come home - but we un...
by alanpowell
Wed Mar 12, 2008 7:54 am
Forum: Latest Developments
Topic: 2008 DC/Electronics Ballot Result
Replies: 0
Views: 3911

2008 DC/Electronics Ballot Result

The DC ballot has returned a final result of 78.6% in favour; the electronics rule rejected by 96.4% against.
See announcements and the ICF Sailing Committee pages for full details which should be posted later today.
by alanpowell
Wed Mar 12, 2008 7:51 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: 2008 DC/New electronics Ballot Result
Replies: 1
Views: 6464

2008 DC/New electronics Ballot Result

The result of the 2008 Ballot is as follows: That the International Canoe Class should replace their current measurement rules (Appendix 2 2005) with the current development rules (Appendix 4 Jan. 2008). The AC rules remaining unchanged. 78.6% in favour. Carried by the membership Scoring 22 block vo...
by alanpowell
Wed Mar 05, 2008 6:14 pm
Forum: UK Forum
Topic: Adopting DC Rules - UK Feelings
Replies: 13
Views: 11247

I have to say that I think you're right Colin. There is no way that technological change can be bottled up. The 14s went to full foiling boats but they proved too difficult and twitchy. Moth experience and wand design might tempt them back for another bite at this cherry. The trapeze was seen as too...
by alanpowell
Tue Mar 04, 2008 7:44 am
Forum: Latest Developments
Topic: DC ballot
Replies: 99
Views: 63680

Great idea to use theme songs Christian! Put me down for "I am the Walrus"! No lyrics to hand.
by alanpowell
Tue Mar 04, 2008 7:40 am
Forum: Latest Developments
Topic: DC ballot
Replies: 99
Views: 63680

We still await the vote from the Swedish sailors - otherwise all done. As soon as I have all the results I will send a report to the ICF Sailing Committee. We, the committee, will then have to consider the results and decide on our recommendation to the ICF Congress meeting in April. The earliest th...
by alanpowell
Fri Feb 29, 2008 1:35 pm
Forum: Latest Developments
Topic: DC ballot
Replies: 99
Views: 63680

Mighty Blighty!

OK guys - you can all breathe again now! The UK has voted in favour of the DC rule. Apologies for the long silence but there were a few problems with email/Broadband/technology in general! I will have to make a final report to the committee first and we are waiting to hear from Sweden - and France? ...
by alanpowell
Fri Feb 08, 2008 8:50 am
Forum: ICF Sailing Committee
Topic: Development canoe rules
Replies: 12
Views: 20680

VARIOUS DRAFTS DC RULES

Hayden - the final draft has been sent to each of the National Federations and it may turn up as part of your ballot package. The text of it is being posted by Neil here on the Forum - but there are no substantive problems with any of the versions already in circulation. Anyone building is unlikely ...
by alanpowell
Thu Feb 07, 2008 1:22 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: DC Ballot
Replies: 0
Views: 5338

DC Ballot

The voting papers and notes are with the National Federations now and I hope that individual sailors will be contacted very soon. Please ensure you return your vote as quickly as possible as we are aiming to get a global resulkt by the end of the month!
by alanpowell
Thu Feb 07, 2008 1:20 pm
Forum: World Championships
Topic: DC Ballot
Replies: 0
Views: 5049

DC Ballot

The Ballot papers and notes and a copy of the proposed new rules are now with National Federations and I hope that individual sailors will be contacted very soon. Please try to ensure that you return your vote as quickly as possible as we are aiming to try and get a global result by the end of the m...