Actions of Eastern Connecticut PHRF Handicappers Council


25 March 2019    Handicappers’ Council meeting.

  1. Released new ECSA PHRF Handicap software to Council in test mode.
  2. Demonstrated the new ECSA PHRF Handicap software features:
    • Step-by-step process for handicappers
    • Access to Base Boat Ratings
    • Join options & Public handicap certificate views
  3. Council will continue testing of PHRF software prior to mid-April release.
  4. Summarized and discussed the significant updates for 2019 PHRF Regulations
  5. Discussed concerns of “Favoritism”. Intent is to be fair and open in deliberations and decisions.  All meetings are open.
  6. Voted to retain AB Classification for certain yachts.
  7. Reviewed examples of oversized and illegal sails; protocol for 2019
  8. Discussed pending mods for Bluto E 32 (Dark Star) for 2019 rating. No action taken.
  9. Discussed base boat handicap for Beneteau 42.7 (Team Tonic). Further data required; no action taken.
  10. Discussed new boat, an X-4.6. Decision on base boat HC pending.
  11. Recommended that CTM boats be weighed to improve accuracy of base boat data.
  12. Reviewed key points of Detroit VPP Study
  13. Next council meeting on Tuesday, April 30


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