The RS500 International Class Association
Who are we?
Chair: James Curtis
Vice-Chair: Adriana Campanella
Secretary: Floris Stapel
Treasurer: Oscar Deurloo
Public Relations: Jakub Dobry
What do we do?
The International Class Association is responsible for:
Facilitate and coordinate international events and competitions, such as Worlds, Eurocup, ….
Responsible for coordination not the organization of international events and competitions. Determines which organization will organize the event (such as Worlds) or participates in the regional competition(s), such as Eurocup. Sets the rules for the international competition.
- Class rules
Is responsible for maintaining the technical aspects of the RS500 class, this to ensure fair competition. Will host the technical committee that advises the builder. Manages the maintenance of the class rules, which includes facilitating the voting process for changes to class rules.
- Maintaining the international class status at World Sailing
- Represents sailors without a national RS500 class organization
Maintains RS500 International website
Communication to sailors
- Representative to RS Association
- Representative to RS500 builder
- Class association management
Manages the legal aspects of the association (By-laws, house rules, registrations, etc)