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Sound Signal Only Starting Sequence

The use of this Starting Sequence by a Race Committee replaces rule 26 and eliminates visual signals (except class flags) in the Race Signals and the corresponding rules in Part 3.

  • The starting sequence shall consist of the following sound signals made at the indicated times. 
  • Start Sequence Timing shall be from the beginning of any individual or group of sound signals.
  • Sound signals shall govern, even if visual signals are also used.
  • Short sound signals are 0.25 second in length
  • Long sound signals are 0.75 second in length
  • When more than one sound makes up a sound signal, the space between individual sounds is 0.25 second.
  • Individual and General Recall flags and sounds remain the same as in the RRS.
 Signal Sound Time before start
 Attention Flutter 5 Short 10 seconds before Warning Signal
 Warning 3 Long 3 minutes
 Preparatory 2 Long 2 minutes
  1 Long, 3 Short 1 minute, 30 seconds
 Preparatory end 1 Long 1 minute
  3 Short 30 seconds
  2 Short 20 seconds
  1 Short 10 seconds
  1 Short 5 seconds
  1 Short 4 seconds
  1 Short 3 seconds
  1 Short 2 seconds
  1 Short 1 second
 Start 1 long 0

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