|Date||31 Oct 2015|
|Class||Beneteau First 40.7|
As 002 was windward boat she was required by rule 11 to keep clear of 028. However, as 002 was entitled to mark room she is exonerated from her breach of rule 11. 028 was clear astern of 002 at the zone and was required to give 002 mark room. 028 failed to give 002 mark room as required by rule 18.2(c).
r18.2, r14, r63.3(b), r11, SI14.1
002 is exonerated from her breach of rule 11.
028 breach rule 18.2(c) but as she carried out a penalty turn, no further penalty applies.
John Doerr (IJ GBR)