With reference to the Boat
handicaps selection. If you want to add your data to
improve our database (as more/better data can amend a
or you want a specific boat/class handicap then:-
Complete and send this form to obtain
handicap calculation using the computerised
formula and curve matching to RYA PN values
(for a priority service - see at the bottom).
Don't be 'put off' by all the
We list here a selection of
several hundred but we have data on several
thousand different boat classes; many of these have numerous
variations that effect a boat's handicap. It's often just the
options/differences from the base class that we need
to be told, as probably we know most of the main detail already.
However, the more accurate and complete the information supplied
then the more accurate the resulting boat handicap will be.
in form below
or decimal feet
(not feet and inches)
it just makes
If you have other information that
could influence the boat's performance then just add it to the Notes
section. The boat's
handicap is returned in an email along with all the data you provide, if
a 'copy to' address is provided then the email is sent to both
Presenting this email to a race organisor allows your boat's declared
configuration to be clearly seen, many check the information declared
for those who are race/prize winners and may penalise if
incomplete/incorrect, so better to be safe than sorry ...
A number of race organisors/clubs prefer an email direct from ourselves
to assure originality, just enter their email in the 'copy to' field; if
you already have a handicap email and there's no data changes then you
can return it for verification, just add a note with the 'copyto' email
address. Confirmation emails along with a small contribution get
Clicking on the above 'Send Data' button submits your handicap request to our 'free list',
after which, a confirmation page is shown which also provides you with the opportunity to make a donation. Please consider using
PayPal and send several £s each which will help us fund this work/site in the future and ensures that your request
form is prioritised.