International Class is a status that the World Sailing grants, in exchange for fees of various kinds, to sailing boat classes that offered a “high standard of international competitive sailing” and satisfy a number of criteria regarding the number of boats of that class, their international distribution, and the rules, administration and operation of that class's Class Association. Some of them are an Olympic sailing class.[1]

Classes are grouped following seven categories of sailing classes.[2]

Official name Details
Olympic Olympic sailing classes
Centreboard Dinghy sailing
Multihull Multihull
Keelboat Keelboat
Boards Windsurfing
Yacht Yacht
Radio Radio-controlled boat

References Edit

  1. ^ Tillman, Richard (2005). The Complete Book of Laser Sailing. McGraw Hill Professional. p. 11. ISBN 9780071792103.
  2. ^ "Classes & Equipment". ISAF. Retrieved 7 July 2016.

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