5 Minutes Before Start
gun will be fired five minutes before the start of the
at this time at the Judges Stand a Green Flag and four
will be displayed above the clock. As each minute elapes
on of the
targets will be removed or blanked out, the remaining
the number of minutes remaining before the firing of the
||One Minute Gun
seconds before the start, the one minute warning gun shall
a white flag displayed at the Judges Stand and the clock
motion. The Red Flag shall be immediately lowered.
of a false start (as defined in rule XII) the starter will
the red flag and when all boats in the starting field have
and passed back to the 500 foot starting buoy, in position
another start, the one minute gun will be fired and the
signals repeated as described above.
The official start shall be the exact instant when the hand of the
indicates that the final minute has elapsed and at this
starter shall drop the while flag to indicate that the
officially started and a starting gun may be fired to call
to the dropping of the white flag.
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